Santa Clara, Bulacan

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Barangay Santa Clara, Sta. Maria, Bulacan
Barangay
Official seal of Barangay Santa Clara, Sta. Maria, Bulacan
Seal
Location of Barangay Santa Clara, Sta. Maria, Bulacan
Coordinates: 14°49.10′N 120°57.38′E / 14.81833°N 120.95633°E / 14.81833; 120.95633Coordinates: 14°49.10′N 120°57.38′E / 14.81833°N 120.95633°E / 14.81833; 120.95633
Country Philippines
Region Central Luzon
Province Bulacan
Municipality Santa Maria
Barrio circa 1647
Government
 • Type Barangay
 • Barangay Captain Geronimo M. Mauricio
Elevation 43 m (141 ft)
Time zone GMT (UTC+8)
Zip Code 3022
Area code(s) 44
Website [1]

Santa Clara (PSGC: 031423021) is one of the twenty-four barangays comprising the municipality of Santa Maria, Bulacan, in the Philippines. It is bordered by Barangay Lalakhan on the south-west, Bagbaguin on the south, Poblacion on the east, Sta. Cruz on the north and Barangay Tambubong in Bocaue on the west.

Geography[edit]

Area and Location[edit]

Sta. Clara is the 17th largest barangay in Santa Maria with a land area of 214.70 hectares or 2.1470 km2, slightly smaller than the barangay of Poblacion.

Sta. Clara is located on the south-west portion of Sta. Maria and thirty-three kilometers north from Manila.

Climate[edit]

The prevailing climatic conditions in the barangay are categorized into two (2) types: dry and wet season.

The annual mean temperature in the area is 27℃. The warmest month is May with a mean temperature of 29.9℃ while the coldest is January at 25.2℃.

The mean annual relative humidity in the Barangay is 77% which is not high. The mean monthly relative humidity is lowest in March at 64% and highest in September at 84%

Demographics[edit]

As of 2007 census, Sta. Clara has a population of 10,052 people with a density of 4,682 person per km2. The projected population of the barangay by 2010 is 11,080 with a growth rate of 3.3%

Population Projection[edit]

This is the projected population of the barangay by the next few years:

  • 2008 - 10,384
  • 2009 - 10,726
  • 2010 - 11,080
  • 2011 - 11,446
  • 2012 - 11,824
  • 2013 - 12,214
  • 2014 - 12,617
  • 2015 - 13,033
  • 2020 - 15,330
  • 2030 - 21,210

Note: This is only a prediction.

Transportation and Communication[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Public vehicles such as buses, jeepneys, and tricycles are the means of transportation in the barangay. Tricycles are available for 24 hours.

Main Roads[edit]

  • Narra St./J.P Rizal St.
  • Sta. Clara By-Pass Road
  • Tindalo St.
  • Yakal St./Luwasan

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