Baco, Oriental Mindoro

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Baco
Municipality
Municipality of Baco
Official seal of Baco
Seal
Map of Oriental Mindoro with Baco highlighted
Map of Oriental Mindoro with Baco highlighted
Baco is located in Philippines
Baco
Baco
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 13°24′45″N 121°07′43″E / 13.4125°N 121.12861°E / 13.4125; 121.12861Coordinates: 13°24′45″N 121°07′43″E / 13.4125°N 121.12861°E / 13.4125; 121.12861
Country  Philippines
Region Mimaropa (Region IV-B)
Province Oriental Mindoro
District 1st District
Barangays 27 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Reynaldo A. Marco
 • Electorate 19,496 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 216.23 km2 (83.49 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 37,215
 • Density 170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5201
PSGC 175201000
IDD:area code +63 (0)43
Climate type tropical climate
Income class 3rd municipal income class

Baco, officially the Municipality of Baco, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Oriental Mindoro, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 37,215 people.[3]

Geography[edit]

Baco is located in the northern part of Oriental Mindoro. It is bounded to the north by the Verde Island Passage, to the east by Calapan City and Naujan to the south by Santa Cruz and Sablayan in Occidental Mindoro, and to the west by San Teodoro. It is 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) from Calapan.

Barangays[edit]

Baco is politically subdivided into 27 barangays.

  • Alag
  • Bangkatan
  • Burbuli
  • Catwiran I
  • Catwiran II
  • Dulangan I
  • Dulangan II
  • Lumang Bayan
  • Malapad
  • Mangangan I
  • Mangangan II
  • Mayabig
  • Pambisan
  • Pulang-Tubig
  • Putican-Cabulo
  • San Andres
  • San Ignacio (Dulangan)
  • Santa Cruz
  • Santa Rosa I
  • Santa Rosa II
  • Tabon-tabon
  • Tagumpay
  • Water
  • Baras (Mangyan Minority)
  • Bayanan
  • Lantuyang (Mangyan Minority)
  • Poblacion

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Baco
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1939 5,111 —    
1948 5,751 +1.32%
1960 10,213 +4.90%
1970 13,687 +2.97%
1975 15,738 +2.84%
1980 18,607 +3.40%
1990 23,800 +2.49%
1995 25,915 +1.61%
2000 30,167 +3.31%
2007 34,127 +1.72%
2010 35,060 +0.99%
2015 37,215 +1.14%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Oriental Mindoro". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region IV-B (Mimaropa)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IV-B (Mimaropa)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region IV-B (Mimaropa)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Oriental Mindoro". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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