Mercedes, Eastern Samar
Map of Northern Samar with Mercedes highlighted
|Region||Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)|
|Congr. district||Lone district of E. Samar|
|• Mayor||Enrique A. Cabos|
|• Total||23.32 km2 (9.00 sq mi)|
|Population (2015 census)|
|• Density||260/km2 (670/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)55|
Act No. 960 of the Philippine Commission incorporated the town of Mercedes comprising the barrios of Busay, Anoron, Sungan, Bobon, Banoyo and Boyayawon into Guiuan. In 1948, Republic Act No. 262 recreated the town.
- Palamrag (Cabiliri-an)
- Barangay 1 Poblacion
- Barangay 2 Poblacion
- Barangay 3 Poblacion
- Barangay 4 Poblacion
- Port Kennedy
- San Jose
- San Roque
|Population census of Mercedes|
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority|
The population of Mercedes, Eastern Samar, in the 2015 census was 6,070 people, with a density of 260 inhabitants per square kilometre or 670 inhabitants per square mile.
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- Official Mercedes Municipality website
- Philippine Standard Geographic Code
- Philippine Census Information
- Local Governance Performance Management System
|Leyte Gulf||Philippine Sea|
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