Lupi, Camarines Sur

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Lupi
Municipality
Municipality of Lupi
Official seal of Lupi
Seal
Map of Camarines Sur with Lupi highlighted
Map of Camarines Sur with Lupi highlighted
Lupi is located in Philippines
Lupi
Lupi
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 13°49′N 122°54′E / 13.82°N 122.9°E / 13.82; 122.9Coordinates: 13°49′N 122°54′E / 13.82°N 122.9°E / 13.82; 122.9
Country  Philippines
Region Bicol Region (Region V)
Province Camarines Sur
District 1st district
Founded 1726
Barangays 38 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Bobby Matamorosa
 • Vice Mayor Josie Acero
 • Electorate 16,653 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 199.12 km2 (76.88 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 32,167
 • Density 160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4409
PSGC 051719000
IDD:area code +63 (0)54
Climate type tropical rainforest climate
Income class 3rd municipal income class
Poverty incidence 36.97 (2012)[4]

Lupi, officially the Municipality of Lupi, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Camarines Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 32,167 people.[3]

History[edit]

Lupi, in the first district of the province, was branded as a "travelling poblacion" as it had been transferred several times when it was a small settlement during Spanish rule. On 17 October 1726, however, the Spanish government under the administration of Governor General Marquéz de Torrecampo who was also the titular head of the Diocese of Caceres, issued a decree making Lupi a separate town.

Barangays[edit]

Lupi is politically subdivided into 38 barangays.

  • Alleomar
  • Bagangan Sr.
  • Bagong Sikat
  • Bel-Cruz
  • Bangon
  • Barrera Jr.
  • Barrera Sr.
  • Belwang
  • Buenasuerte
  • Bulawan Jr.
  • Bulawan Sr.
  • Cabutagan
  • Casay
  • Colacling (Del Rosario)
  • Cristo Rey
  • Del Carmen
  • Haguimit
  • Halubán (Pigbasagan)
  • Kaibigan
  • La Purísima
  • Lourdes
  • Mangcawayan
  • Napolidan
  • Población
  • Polantuna
  • Sagrada
  • Salvación
  • San Isidro
  • San José
  • San Pedro
  • San Rafael Norte
  • San Rafael Sur
  • San Ramon
  • San Vicente
  • Sooc
  • Tanawán
  • Tible
  • Tapi (Lupi Nuevo)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Lupi
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 1,307 —    
1918 1,515 +0.99%
1939 3,455 +4.00%
1948 6,513 +7.30%
1960 16,981 +8.31%
1970 18,419 +0.82%
1975 19,682 +1.34%
1980 21,216 +1.51%
1990 24,809 +1.58%
1995 25,390 +0.43%
2000 26,148 +0.63%
2007 27,630 +0.76%
2010 30,118 +3.19%
2015 32,167 +1.26%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

In the 2015 census, the population of Lupi, Camarines Sur, was 32,167 people,[3] with a density of 160 inhabitants per square kilometre or 410 inhabitants per square mile.

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Lupi, Camarines Sur
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 33
(91)
32
(90)
35
(95)
37
(99)
38
(100)
36
(97)
35
(95)
33
(91)
35
(95)
34
(93)
33
(91)
32
(90)
34.4
(93.9)
Average low °C (°F) 27
(81)
27
(81)
29
(84)
31
(88)
32
(90)
32
(90)
31
(88)
29
(84)
30
(86)
29
(84)
28
(82)
28
(82)
29.4
(85)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 36.66
(1.4433)
58.6
(2.307)
37.91
(1.4925)
76.31
(3.0043)
98.34
(3.8717)
151.99
(5.9839)
288.39
(11.3539)
291.41
(11.4728)
186.77
(7.3531)
363.21
(14.2996)
97.5
(3.839)
292.1
(11.5)
1,979.19
(77.9211)
Average rainy days 18 23 16 17 25 28 31 26 27 29 24 29 293
Source: World Weather Online[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Camarines Sur". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region V (Bicol Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "PSA Releases the 2012 Municipal and City Level Poverty Estimates". Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Archived from the original on 28 January 2017. Retrieved 28 January 2017. 
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region V (Bicol Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region V (Bicol Region)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Camarines Sur". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  8. ^ "Lupi, Camarines Sur: Average Temperatures and Rainfall". World Weather Online. Retrieved 29 October 2017. 

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