Burdeos

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Burdeos
Municipality of Burdeos
Official seal of Burdeos
Seal
Map of Quezon with Burdeos highlighted
Map of Quezon with Burdeos highlighted
Burdeos is located in Philippines
Burdeos
Burdeos
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°50′37″N 121°58′11″E / 14.8436°N 121.9697°E / 14.8436; 121.9697Coordinates: 14°50′37″N 121°58′11″E / 14.8436°N 121.9697°E / 14.8436; 121.9697
Country Philippines
RegionCalabarzon (Region IV-A)
ProvinceQuezon
District1st District
FoundedJune 12, 1948 [1]
Barangays13 (see Barangays)
Government
[2]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorFreddie C. Aman
 • Electorate11,200 voters (2016)
Area
[3]
 • Total199.82 km2 (77.15 sq mi)
Population
(2015 census)[4]
 • Total26,760
 • Density130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
4340
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)42
Climate typeTropical rainforest climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)85,651,113.83 (2016)
Native languagesTagalog
Websitewww.burdeos.gov.ph

Burdeos, officially the Municipality of Burdeos, (Tagalog: Bayan ng Burdeos), is a 4th class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 26,760 people.[4]

Burdeos was created in 1948 from the barrios of Burdeos, San Rafael, Amot, Aluyon, Magdalo, Patnanungan, Calotcot, Karlagan and Palasan island which then belonged to the town of Polillo, Quezon.[5]

The municipality of Burdeos is geographically located in the coastal part of Polillo Island in the first Congressional District of the Province of Quezon, a town that is trapezoidal in shape, facing the vast Pacific Ocean with an area of approximately 20,948 hectares. Burdeos is composed of 13 barangays, three of which are island barangays, with 25 islands which are potential tourist spots. The territorial water of this municipality is a good fishing ground with abundant aquatic resources.

Barangays[edit]

Burdeos is politically subdivided into 13 barangays.

  • Aluyon
  • Amot
  • Anibawan
  • Bonifacio
  • Cabugao
  • Cabungalunan
  • Calutcot
  • Caniwan
  • Carlagan
  • Mabini
  • Palasan
  • Poblacion
  • San Rafael

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Burdeos
YearPop.±% p.a.
1948 3,142—    
1960 7,855+7.93%
1970 10,472+2.91%
1975 14,229+6.34%
1980 14,888+0.91%
1990 17,983+1.91%
1995 20,246+2.25%
2000 19,635−0.65%
2007 23,568+2.55%
2010 24,166+0.92%
2015 26,760+1.96%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[4][6][7][8]

Local government[edit]

Municipal officials 2016-2018:

  • Mayor: Freddie C. Aman
  • Vice Mayor: Obren Tan
  • Councilors:
    • Alice C. Cuerdo
    • Esmenia Portillo
    • Danilo C. Ungriano
    • Supli Suplido
    • Haide Ayuso
    • Jorge Morga
    • Ama Turgo
    • Ernesto Ayuma

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.chanrobles.com/republicacts/republicactno250.html
  2. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  3. ^ "Province: Quezon". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  4. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  5. ^ "An act creating the municipality of Burdeos in the province of Quezon". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-08.
  6. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  7. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  8. ^ "Province of Quezon". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

External links[edit]