Sogod, Cebu

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Sogod
Municipality
Sogod Cebu 2-cr.jpg
Map of Cebu with Sogod highlighted
Map of Cebu with Sogod highlighted
Sogod is located in Philippines
Sogod
Sogod
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°45′N 124°00′E / 10.750°N 124.000°E / 10.750; 124.000Coordinates: 10°45′N 124°00′E / 10.750°N 124.000°E / 10.750; 124.000
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Cebu
Congr. district 5th district of Cebu
Barangays 18
Government[1]
 • Mayor Lissa Marie P. Durano
Area[2]
 • Total 119.23 km2 (46.03 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 30,626
 • Density 260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6007
Dialing code 32

Sogod is a fourth class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it had a population of 30,626 people.[3] It is 61 kilometres (38 mi) north from Cebu City.

Barangays[edit]

Sogod is politically subdivided into 18 barangays:[2]

  • Ampongol
  • Bagakay
  • Bagatayam
  • Bawo
  • Cabalawan
  • Cabangahan
  • Calumboyan
  • Dakit
  • Damolog
  • Ibabao
  • Liki
  • Lubo
  • Mohon
  • Nahus-an
  • Pansoy
  • Poblacion
  • Tabunok
  • Takay

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Sogod
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 23,426 —    
1995 25,186 +1.37%
2000 27,432 +1.85%
2007 28,955 +0.75%
2010 30,626 +2.06%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]
Tropical forest and farmland near Sogod

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Cebu". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  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 8 April 2013. 

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