Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur

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Hinatuan
Municipality
Official seal of Hinatuan
Seal
Map of Surigao del Sur with Hinatuan highlighted
Map of Surigao del Sur with Hinatuan highlighted
Hinatuan is located in Philippines
Hinatuan
Hinatuan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°22′N 126°20′E / 8.367°N 126.333°E / 8.367; 126.333Coordinates: 08°22′N 126°20′E / 8.367°N 126.333°E / 8.367; 126.333
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Surigao del Sur
District 2nd district of Surigao del Sur
Barangays 24
Government[1]
 • Mayor Titing Garay
 • Vice Mayor Candelario Viola, Jr.
Area[2]
 • Total 299.10 km2 (115.48 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 39,842
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8310
Dialing code +63 (0)86
Income class 2nd municipal income class
PSGC 166809000
Electorate 25,813 voters as of 2016
Languages Kamayo, Mindanao Cebuano, Filipino, English
Website hinatuan.gov.ph

Hinatuan is a second class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 39,842 people.[3]

Hinatuan is approximately 44 kilometers (27 miles) north of Bislig, a component city in the same province.

Barangays[edit]

Clear blue waters of the world-renowned underground river in Brgy. Talisay, Hinatuan popularly called as the "Hinatuan Enchanted River" is a known attraction among tourists both locally and internationally

Hinatuan is politically subdivided into 24 barangays.[2]

  • Baculin
  • Bigaan
  • Cambatong
  • Campa
  • Dugmanon
  • Harip
  • La Casa (Pob.)
  • Loyola
  • Maligaya
  • Pagtigui-an (Bitoon)
  • Pocto
  • Port Lamon
  • Roxas
  • San Juan
  • Sasa
  • Tagasaka
  • Tagbobonga
  • Talisay
  • Tarusan
  • Tidman
  • Tiwi
  • Zone I Benigno Aquino (Pob.)
  • Zone II Sto. Niño (Pob.)
  • Zone III Maharlika (Pob.)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Hinatuan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 33,307 —    
1995 34,602 +0.72%
2000 36,170 +0.95%
2007 37,368 +0.45%
2010 38,731 +1.31%
2015 39,842 +0.54%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: SURIGAO DEL SUR". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 1 April 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Caraga". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Caraga". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Caraga". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 

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