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°28′52″N 122°50′06″E / 11.481°N 122.835°E / 11.481; 122.835Coordinates: 11°28′52″N 122°50′06″E / 11.481°N 122.835°E / 11.481; 122.835
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 130.9 km2 (50.5 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 46,428
 • Density 350/km2 (920/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5802
IDD:area code +63 (0)36

Pontevedra is a third class municipality in the province of Capiz, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 46,428 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%
2015 46,428 +1.24%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5]

In the 2015 census, the population of Pontevedra, Capiz, was 46,428 people,[3] with a density of 350 inhabitants per square kilometre or 910 inhabitants per square mile.

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. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Province of Capiz". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 

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