Aurora, Isabela

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Aurora
Municipality
Official seal of Aurora
Seal
Map of Isabela showing the location of Aurora
Map of Isabela showing the location of Aurora
Aurora is located in Philippines
Aurora
Aurora
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°59′31″N 121°38′13″E / 16.9919°N 121.6369°E / 16.9919; 121.6369Coordinates: 16°59′31″N 121°38′13″E / 16.9919°N 121.6369°E / 16.9919; 121.6369
Country Philippines
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Isabela
District 5th District of Isabela
Barangays 33
Government[1]
 • Mayor William T. Uy
 • Vice Mayor Melvin Martin
 • Electorate 21,261 voters (2016 election)
Area[2]
 • Total 115.56 km2 (44.62 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 35,017
 • Density 300/km2 (780/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3316
PSGC 023103000
IDD:area code +63 (0)78
Income class 3rd municipal income class
Revenue ₱ 131,263,288.48 (2016)[4]
Poverty incidence 13.08 (2012)[5]
Website www.aurora-isabela.gov.ph

Aurora' is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Isabela, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 35,017 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Aurora is politically subdivided into 33 barangays.[2] It became a Municipal District on August 27, 1927.

  • Apiat
  • Bagnos
  • Bagong Tanza
  • Ballesteros
  • Bannagao
  • Bannawag
  • Bolinao
  • Sto. Niño (Caipilan)
  • Camarunggayan
  • Dalig-Kalinga
  • Diamantina
  • Divisoria
  • Esperanza East
  • Esperanza West
  • Kalabaza
  • Rizalina (Lapuz)
  • Macatal
  • Malasin
  • Nampicuan
  • Villa Nuesa
  • Panecien
  • San Andres
  • San Jose (Pob.)
  • San Rafael
  • San Ramon
  • Santa Rita
  • Santa Rosa
  • Saranay
  • Sili
  • Victoria
  • Villa Fugu
  • San Juan (Pob.)
  • San Pedro-San Pablo (Pob.)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Aurora
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1939 3,185 —    
1948 7,797 +10.46%
1960 13,797 +4.87%
1970 16,035 +1.51%
1975 18,337 +2.73%
1980 20,322 +2.08%
1990 24,903 +2.05%
1995 26,385 +1.09%
2000 28,836 +1.92%
2007 31,547 +1.25%
2010 33,045 +1.70%
2015 35,017 +1.11%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][6][7][8]

In the 2015 census, the population of Aurora, Isabela, was 35,017 people,[3] with a density of 300 inhabitants per square kilometre or 780 inhabitants per square mile.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Aurora, Isabela
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 31
(88)
31
(88)
32
(90)
34
(93)
35
(95)
34
(93)
32
(90)
32
(90)
32
(90)
32
(90)
32
(90)
31
(88)
32.3
(90.4)
Average low °C (°F) 22
(72)
22
(72)
22
(72)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
23
(73)
23
(73)
22
(72)
23.2
(73.7)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 13.6
(0.535)
10.4
(0.409)
18.2
(0.717)
15.7
(0.618)
178.4
(7.024)
227.9
(8.972)
368
(14.49)
306.6
(12.071)
310.6
(12.228)
215.7
(8.492)
70.3
(2.768)
31.1
(1.224)
1,766.5
(69.548)
Average rainy days 3 2 2 4 14 16 23 21 24 15 10 6 140
Source: World Weather Online[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 9 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Isabela". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Isabela : Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index". Makati City, Philippines: National Competitiveness Council (Philippines). Archived from the original on 29 January 2017. Retrieved 29 January 2017. 
  5. ^ "PSA Releases the 2012 Municipal and City Level Poverty Estimates". Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 28 January 2017. [dead link]
  6. ^ "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  8. ^ "Province of Isabela". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  9. ^ "Roxas, Isabela: Average Temperatures and Rainfall". World Weather Online. Retrieved 31 October 2015. 

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