Las Nieves, Agusan del Norte

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Las Nieves
Municipality
Map of Agusan del Norte with Las Nieves highlighted
Location within Agusan del Norte province
Las Nieves is located in Philippines
Las Nieves
Las Nieves
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 8°44′N 125°36′E / 8.74°N 125.6°E / 8.74; 125.6Coordinates: 8°44′N 125°36′E / 8.74°N 125.6°E / 8.74; 125.6
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Agusan del Norte
District 1st district of Agusan del Norte
Barangays 20 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Avelina S. Rosales
Area[2]
 • Total 582.69 km2 (224.98 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 28,414
 • Density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
 • Voter(2016)[4] 16,005
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8610
IDD:area code +63 (0)85
Income class 2nd class
PSGC 160207000
Website www.lasnievesadn.gov.ph

Las Nieves, officially the Municipality of Las Nieves (Filipino: Bayan ng Las Nieves), is a municipality in the province of Agusan del Norte in the Caraga (Region XIII) of the Philippines. The population was 28,414 at the 2015 census.[3] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 16,005 registered voters.[4]

Geography[edit]

Las Nieves is located at 8°44′N 125°36′E / 8.74°N 125.6°E / 8.74; 125.6.

According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, the municipality has a land area of 582.69 square kilometres (224.98 sq mi)[2] constituting 21.34% of the 2,730.24-square-kilometre- (1,054.15 sq mi) total area of Agusan del Norte.

Barangays[edit]

Las Nieves is politically subdivided into 20 barangays.[5] Barangay Casiklan was created in 2000.[6]


PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[7]
160207001 Ambacon 4.9% 1,395 1,144 3.85%
160207015 Balungagan 2.9% 814 770 1.06%
160207002 Bonifacio 5.6% 1,585 1,544 0.50%
160207021 Casiklan 7.3% 2,066 1,923 1.38%
160207003 Consorcia 4.5% 1,276 1,337 −0.89%
160207017 Durian 7.3% 2,085 1,774 3.12%
160207016 Eduardo G. Montilla (Camboayon) 4.8% 1,372 1,195 2.66%
160207018 Ibuan 4.0% 1,134 1,146 −0.20%
160207004 Katipunan 3.6% 1,031 1,121 −1.58%
160207005 Lingayao 9.5% 2,687 2,419 2.02%
160207006 Malicato 3.8% 1,084 1,044 0.72%
160207007 Maningalao 5.4% 1,527 1,450 0.99%
160207008 Marcos Calo 3.9% 1,100 1,098 0.03%
160207009 Mat-i 7.3% 2,081 2,006 0.70%
160207010 Pinana-an 5.3% 1,515 1,472 0.55%
160207011 Poblacion 5.0% 1,428 1,315 1.58%
160207019 Rosario 5.2% 1,484 1,344 1.90%
160207013 San Isidro 4.2% 1,195 1,250 −0.85%
160207020 San Roque 1.9% 551 510 1.48%
160207014 Tinucoran 3.5% 1,004 994 0.19%
Total 28,414 26,856 1.08%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Las Nieves
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 15,409 —    
1995 22,966 +7.76%
2000 21,530 −1.37%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2007 25,203 +2.20%
2010 26,856 +2.34%
2015 28,414 +1.08%

In the 2015 census, Las Nieves had a population of 28,414.[3] The population density was 49 inhabitants per square kilometre (130/sq mi).

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 16,005 registered voters.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Agusan del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "CARAGA". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ "Municipal: Las Nieves, Agusan del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  6. ^ NSCB - 2001 Factsheet - 12 New Cities Created, July–December 2000.
  7. ^ a b "CARAGA". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  8. ^ "Province of Agusan del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  9. ^ "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.