Burgos, Surigao del Norte

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Burgos
Municipality of Burgos
Map of Surigao del Norte with Burgos highlighted
Map of Surigao del Norte with Burgos highlighted
Burgos is located in Philippines
Burgos
Burgos
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°01′05″N 126°04′26″E / 10.018°N 126.074°E / 10.018; 126.074Coordinates: 10°01′05″N 126°04′26″E / 10.018°N 126.074°E / 10.018; 126.074
Country Philippines
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
District1st District
Barangays6 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorEmmanuel Nogaliza Arcena
 • Electorate3,478 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total19.27 km2 (7.44 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total4,034
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
8424
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)86
Climate typetropical rainforest climate
Income class6th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)33.9 million  (2016)
Native languagesSurigaonon
Agusan language
Cebuano
Tagalog
Websitewww.burgos.gov.ph

Burgos, officially the Municipality of Burgos, is a 6th class municipality in the province of Surigao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 4,034 people.[3]

It is the smallest municipality in the province, both in population and area. Burgos is one of the two northernmost towns of Siargao Island. The other is municipality of Santa Monica.

Barangays[edit]

Burgos is politically subdivided into 6 barangays.

  • Baybay
  • Bitaug
  • Matin-ao
  • Poblacion 1
  • Poblacion 2
  • San Mateo
  • P-7 Cabcabon

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Burgos
YearPop.±% p.a.
1970 1,958—    
1975 2,584+5.72%
1980 2,798+1.60%
1990 2,617−0.67%
1995 2,785+1.17%
2000 3,043+1.92%
2007 3,851+3.30%
2010 4,058+1.92%
2015 4,034−0.11%
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: Surigao del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Caraga". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Surigao del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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