Pontevedra, Capiz

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Pontevedra
Municipality
Map of Capiz with Pontevedra highlighted
Map of Capiz with Pontevedra highlighted
Pontevedra is located in Philippines
Pontevedra
Pontevedra
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°29′N 122°50′E / 11.483°N 122.833°E / 11.483; 122.833Coordinates: 11°29′N 122°50′E / 11.483°N 122.833°E / 11.483; 122.833
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Capiz
Legislative district 1st district of Capiz
Barangays 26
Government[1]
 • Mayor Esteban Jose B. Contreras
Area[2]
 • Total 130.90 km2 (50.54 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 43,525
 • Density 330/km2 (860/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5802
Dialing code 36

Pontevedra is a third class municipality in the province of Capiz, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 43,525 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Pontevedra is politically subdivided into 26 barangays.[2]

  • Agbanog
  • Agdalipe
  • Ameligan
  • Bailan
  • Banate
  • Bantigue
  • Binuntucan
  • Cabugao
  • Gabuc (Caugiat)
  • Guba
  • Hipona
  • Intungcan
  • Jolongajog
  • Lantangan
  • Linampongan
  • Malag-it
  • Manapao
  • Ilawod (Pob.)
  • Ilaya (Pob.)
  • Rizal
  • San Pedro
  • Solo
  • Sublangon
  • Tabuc
  • Tacas
  • Yatingan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Pontevedra
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 36,748 —    
1995 38,223 +0.74%
2000 40,103 +1.03%
2007 42,003 +0.64%
2010 43,525 +1.30%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 15 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Capiz". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 15 February 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 15 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "Province of Capiz". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 

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