Mapanas, Northern Samar

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Mapanas
Bayan ng Mapanas
Bungto san Mapanas
Municipality
Official seal of Mapanas
Seal
Map of Northern Samar showing the location of Mapanas
Map of Northern Samar showing the location of Mapanas
Mapanas is located in Philippines
Mapanas
Mapanas
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 12°28′30″N 125°15′14″E / 12.475°N 125.254°E / 12.475; 125.254Coordinates: 12°28′30″N 125°15′14″E / 12.475°N 125.254°E / 12.475; 125.254
Country  Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Northern Samar
District 2nd District of Northern Samar
Barangays 13
Government[1]
 • Mayor Francis John L. Tejano
Area[2]
 • Total 117.85 km2 (45.50 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 12,423
 • Density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
Demonym Mapanasnon
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6412
Dialing code 55
Income class 5th

Mapanas is a fifth class municipality in the province of Northern Samar, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 12,423 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Mapanas is politically subdivided into 13 barangays.[2]

  • Burgos
  • Jubasan
  • Magsaysay
  • Magtaon
  • Del Norte (Pob.)
  • Del Sur (Pob.)
  • Quezon
  • San Jose
  • Siljagon
  • Naparasan
  • E. Laodenio
  • Manaybanay
  • Santa Potenciana (Pob.)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Mapanas
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 7,553 —    
1995 9,377 +4.14%
2000 11,151 +3.78%
2007 12,221 +1.27%
2010 12,423 +0.60%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 18 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Northern Samar". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 18 April 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 18 April 2013. 
  4. ^ "Province of Northern Samar". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 14 August 2013. 

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