San Mateo, Isabela

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San Mateo
Municipality
Official seal of San Mateo
Seal
Map of Isabela showing the location of San Mateo
Map of Isabela showing the location of San Mateo
San Mateo is located in Philippines
San Mateo
San Mateo
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°53′N 121°35′E / 16.883°N 121.583°E / 16.883; 121.583Coordinates: 16°53′N 121°35′E / 16.883°N 121.583°E / 16.883; 121.583
Country Philippines
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Isabela
District 3rd District of Isabela
Barangays 33
Government[1]
 • Mayor Crispina R. Agcaoili
Area[2]
 • Total 120.60 km2 (46.56 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 60,792
 • Density 500/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3318
Dialing code 78
Income class 1st class; rural
Website www.sanmateo-isabela.gov.ph

San Mateo (pronounced locally as /sænˈmäCHō/ not /sæn mə-tay-oh/ Spanish: St. Matthew) is a first class municipality in the province of Isabela, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it had a population of 60,792 people.[3]

Aside from being the "munggo" capital, San Mateo is gearing to become the Philippines' first agro-ecological city.[4]

Barangays[edit]

San Mateo is politically subdivided into 33 barangays.[2]

  • Bacarreña
  • Bagong Sikat
  • Bella Luz
  • Dagupan
  • Daramuangan Norte
  • Daramuangan Sur
  • Estrella
  • Gaddanan
  • Malasin
  • Mapuroc
  • Marasat Grande
  • Marasat Pequeño
  • Old Centro I
  • Old Centro Proper
  • Barangay I (Pob.)
  • Barangay II (Pob.)
  • Barangay III (Pob.)
  • Barangay IV (Pob.)
  • Salinungan East
  • Salinungan West
  • San Andres
  • San Antonio
  • San Ignacio
  • San Manuel
  • San Marcos
  • San Roque
  • Sinamar Norte
  • Sinamar Sur
  • Victoria
  • Villafuerte
  • Villa Cruz
  • Villa Magat
  • Villa Gamiao (Buyon)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of San Mateo
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 48,461 —    
1995 48,861 +0.16%
2000 55,068 +2.42%
2007 57,885 +0.72%
2010 60,792 +1.65%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 13 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: ISABELA". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 9 January 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 9 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "More than ‘munggo’: Isabela’s San Mateo is an agro-ecological city in the making". Retrieved August 15, 2013. 

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