Lingig, Surigao del Sur

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Lingig
Municipality
Tagpupuran Blue Waters Resort
Tagpupuran Blue Waters Resort
Map of Surigao del Sur with Lingig highlighted
Map of Surigao del Sur with Lingig highlighted
Lingig is located in Philippines
Lingig
Lingig
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°02′N 126°25′E / 8.033°N 126.417°E / 8.033; 126.417Coordinates: 08°02′N 126°25′E / 8.033°N 126.417°E / 8.033; 126.417
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Surigao del Sur
District 2nd district of Surigao del Sur
Barangays 18
Government[1]
 • Mayor Roberto M. Luna, Jr.
Area[2]
 • Total 305.17 km2 (117.83 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 31,485
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8312
IDD:area code +63 (0)86
Income class 2nd municipal income class
PSGC 166812000
Electorate 19,651 voters as of 2016
Website www.lgulingig.webs.com

Lingig is a second class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 31,485 people.[3]

The municipality is around one and a half hours away from Barangay Mangagoy, Bislig City, by bus. It is a border town of Surigao del Sur with Davao Oriental.

Barangays[edit]

Lingig is politically subdivided into 18 barangays.

  • Anibongan
  • Barcelona
  • Bogak
  • Bongan
  • Handamayan
  • Mahayahay
  • Mandus
  • Mansa-ilao
  • Pagtila-an
  • Palo Alto
  • Poblacion
  • Rajah Cabungso-an
  • Sabang
  • Salvacion
  • San Roque
  • Tagpoporan (Tagpupuran)
  • Union
  • Valencia

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Lingig
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 730 —    
1939 5,397 +5.71%
1948 4,462 −2.09%
1960 11,225 +7.99%
1970 13,836 +2.11%
1975 19,172 +6.76%
1980 19,993 +0.84%
1990 21,015 +0.50%
1995 23,477 +2.10%
2000 26,487 +2.62%
2007 28,269 +0.90%
2010 31,544 +4.07%
2015 31,485 −0.04%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: SURIGAO DEL SUR". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 1 April 2014. 
  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. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Surigao del Sur". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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