Sarangani, Davao Occidental

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Sarangani
Municipality
Map of Davao Occidental with Sarangani highlighted
Map of Davao Occidental with Sarangani highlighted
Sarangani is located in Philippines
Sarangani
Sarangani
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 05°24′N 125°28′E / 5.400°N 125.467°E / 5.400; 125.467Coordinates: 05°24′N 125°28′E / 5.400°N 125.467°E / 5.400; 125.467
Country Philippines
Region Davao (Region XI)
Province Davao Occidental
Founded 1980
Barangays 12
Government[1]
 • Mayor Jerry T. Cawa
Area[2]
 • Total 97.72 km2 (37.73 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 23,290
 • Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8015
Dialing code 82
Income class 4th
Website www.saranganidavsur.gov.ph

Sarangani is a fourth class municipality in the province of Davao Occidental, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 23,290 people.[3] The municipality consists of 2 major islands (the eponymous Sarangani Island and Balut Island) and 1 minor islet (Olanivan Island), located just south of Mindanao in the Celebes Sea.

Barangays[edit]

Sarangani is politically subdivided into 12 barangays.[2]

  • Batuganding
  • Konel
  • Lipol
  • Mabila (Poblacion)
  • Patuco (Sarangani Norte)
  • Laker (Sarangani Sur)
  • Tinina
  • Camahual
  • Camalig
  • Gomtago
  • Tagen
  • Tucal

Demographics[edit]

Map of the Sarangani islands
Population census of Sarangani
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 15,003 —    
1995 16,648 +1.97%
2000 18,391 +2.16%
2007 20,394 +1.44%
2010 23,290 +4.95%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

Local government[edit]

Municipal officials 2013-2016:[1]

  • Mayor: Virginia Cawa
  • Vice-Mayor: Jerry Cawa
  • Councilors:
    • Alfredo Lora
    • Sergio Tablingon
    • Adelan de Arce
    • Jamere Ismael
    • Lorencio Angin
    • Windy Grace Gomez
    • Jovanie Amierol
    • Arturo Olarte, Jr.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Davao Occidental". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 12 May 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 12 May 2014. 

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