Santa Monica, Surigao del Norte

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Santa Monica
Municipality
Map of Surigao del Norte with Sta. Monica highlighted
Map of Surigao del Norte with Sta. Monica highlighted
Santa Monica is located in Philippines
Santa Monica
Santa Monica
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°01′10″N 126°02′20″E / 10.01944°N 126.03889°E / 10.01944; 126.03889Coordinates: 10°01′10″N 126°02′20″E / 10.01944°N 126.03889°E / 10.01944; 126.03889
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Surigao del Norte
Congr. district 1st district of Surigao del Norte
Barangays 11
Government[1]
 • Mayor Fernando Nogaliza Dolar
Area[2]
 • Total 39.19 km2 (15.13 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 8,715
 • Density 220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8422
Dialing code 86

Santa Monica (also known as Sapao) is a fifth class municipality on Siargao Island in the province of Surigao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 8,715 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Santa Monica is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.[2]

  • Abad Santos
  • Alegria
  • Bailan
  • Garcia
  • Libertad
  • Mabini
  • Mabuhay (Pob.)
  • Magsaysay
  • Rizal
  • T. Arlan (Pob.)
  • Tangbo

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Sta. Monica
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 7,167 —    
1995 7,219 +0.14%
2000 7,757 +1.55%
2007 7,916 +0.28%
2010 8,715 +3.56%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Surigao del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  4. ^ "Province of Surigao Del Norte". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 

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