Burdeos, Quezon

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Burdeos
Municipality
Official seal of Burdeos
Seal
Map of Quezon showing the location of Burdeos
Map of Quezon showing the location of Burdeos
Burdeos is located in Philippines
Burdeos
Burdeos
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°50′37″N 121°58′11″E / 14.84361°N 121.96972°E / 14.84361; 121.96972Coordinates: 14°50′37″N 121°58′11″E / 14.84361°N 121.96972°E / 14.84361; 121.96972
Country Philippines
Region CALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Province Quezon
District 1st district of Quezon
Founded 1948
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Freddie C. Aman
Area[2]
 • Total 199.82 km2 (77.15 sq mi)
Population (2015)[3]
 • Total 26,760
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4340
IDD:area code +63 (0)42
Income class 4th class; partially urban

Burdeos is a fourth class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 26,760 people.[3]

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.[4]

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 14 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 14 barangays.[2]

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

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Burdeos
Year Pop. ±% 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[5][6][7][8]

Local government[edit]

Municipal officials 2016-2018:

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: QUEZON". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Archived from the original on 15 October 2007. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Highlights of the Philippine Population 2015 Census of Population". 2015 Census of Population and Housing. Philippine Statistics Office. Retrieved 23 May 2016. 
  4. ^ "An act creating the municipality of Burdeos in the province of Quezon". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-08. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (2015). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  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. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  8. ^ "Province of Quezon". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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