Dapa, Surigao del Norte
Map of Surigao del Norte with Dapa highlighted
|Region||Caraga (Region XIII)|
|Province||Surigao del Norte|
|District||1st district of Surigao del Norte|
|• Mayor||Yulie Yangson Ruaya|
|• Vice Mayor||Francisco Matugas Gonzales|
|• Total||91.90 km2 (35.48 sq mi)|
|Population (2015 census)|
|• Density||260/km2 (670/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|Dialing code||+63 (0)86|
|Income class||4th municipal income class|
|Electorate||16,799 voters as of 2016|
|Patron Saint||Sto. Nino|
Dapa is a fourth class municipality in the province of Surigao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 23,787 people. Most of the municipality is situated on Siargao Island, but Middle Bucas Grande and East Bucas Grande Islands are also within its jurisdiction. It is known as the "Growth Center of the beautiful islands of Siargao".
- Barangay 1 (Pob.)
- Barangay 10 (Pob.)
- Barangay 11 (Pob.)
- Barangay 12 (Pob.)
- Barangay 13 (Pob.)
- Barangay 2 (Pob.)
- Barangay 3 (Pob.)
- Barangay 4 (Pob.)
- Barangay 5 (Pob.)
- Barangay 6 (Pob.)
- Barangay 7 (Pob.)
- Barangay 8 (Pob.)
- Barangay 9 (Pob.)
- Don Paulino
- San Carlos
- San Miguel
- Santa Fe
- Santa Felomina
|Population census of Dapa|
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority|
Dapa is considered as the center of education in the island. The newly established Siargao National Science High School is the home of scholar students who are gifted in the field of science and mathematics. It may as well develop a strong science culture among high schools in the island.
- Dapa National High School
- Consolacion National High School
- Union National High School
- Dagohoy National High School
- Siargao National Science High School
- San Nicolas School
- Choice FM Radio station
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- Philippine Standard Geographic Code
- Philippine Census Information
- Local Governance Performance Management System