Santa Teresita, Cagayan

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Santa Teresita
Municipality
Nickname(s): Vannamei Capital of the North; Youngest Town of Cagayan
Map of Cagayan showing the location of Santa Teresita
Map of Cagayan showing the location of Santa Teresita
Sta. Teresita is located in Philippines
Sta. Teresita
Sta. Teresita
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 18°15′N 121°53′E / 18.250°N 121.883°E / 18.250; 121.883Coordinates: 18°15′N 121°53′E / 18.250°N 121.883°E / 18.250; 121.883
Country Philippines
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Cagayan
District 1st District
Barangays 13
Government[1]
 • Mayor Lolita Dela Cruz-Garcia
Area[2]
 • Total 166.98 km2 (64.47 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 17,600
 • Density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3512
Dialing code 78
Income class 4th class

Santa Teresita is a fourth class municipality in the province of Cagayan, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 17,600 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Sta. Teresita is politically subdivided into 13 barangays.[2]

  • Alucao
  • Buyun
  • Centro East (Pob.)
  • Centro West
  • Dungeg
  • Luga
  • Masi
  • Mision
  • Simpatuyo
  • Villa
  • Aridawen
  • Caniogan
  • Simbaluca

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Santa Teresita
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 11,557 —    
1995 12,566 +1.58%
2000 13,804 +2.03%
2007 16,578 +2.56%
2010 17,600 +2.20%
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 24 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: CAGAYAN". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 24 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 24 January 2014. 

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