Remedios T. Romualdez, Agusan del Norte

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Remedios T. Romualdez
Municipality
Official seal of Remedios T. Romualdez
Seal
Map of Agusan del Norte with R. T. Romualdez highlighted
Map of Agusan del Norte with R. T. Romualdez highlighted
R. T. Romualdez is located in Philippines
R. T. Romualdez
R. T. Romualdez
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°03′N 125°35′E / 9.05°N 125.59°E / 9.05; 125.59Coordinates: 9°03′N 125°35′E / 9.05°N 125.59°E / 9.05; 125.59
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Agusan del Norte
District 2nd district of Agusan del Norte
Established January 1, 1984
Barangays 8
Government[1]
 • Mayor Ernie M. Ceniza (Nacionalista)
Area[2]
 • Total 79.15 km2 (30.56 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 16,058
 • Density 200/km2 (530/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8611
Dialing code +63 (0)85
Income class 5th
Website www.rtradn.gov.ph

Remedios T. Romualdez (formerly Mina–Ano) is a fifth class municipality in the province of Agusan del Norte province, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 16,058 people.[3]

The municipality was incorporated under Batas Pambansa Blg.(Parliamentary Bill No.) 1291 that took effect January 1, 1984. It was named after Remedios Trinidad Romualdez, mother of former First Lady Imelda Romualdez Marcos and is composed of barangays formerly part of the Municipality of Cabadbaran. It is composed of barangays Agay, Basilisa, Balangbalang, Humilog, Panaytayon, San Antonio, and Tagbongabong, all which were previously and the primary suppliers of agricultural products, notably rice. They are appropriately named the Rice Granary of Cabadbaran. It is one of the leading rice producers of Agusan del Norte province.

It is situated along the Maharlika Highway (the National Highway), it is a halfway town between the Butuan City and Cabadbaran later. Its land area is 8,147 hectares, and is bounded to the north by Cabadbaran, Agusan del Norte; to the south, Butuan City, to the east by Sibagat, Agusan del Sur; and to the west, by Magallanes.

Barangays[edit]

Remedios T. Romualdez is politically subdivided into 8 barangays.[2]

  • Poblacion I (Agay)
  • Balangbalang
  • Basilisa
  • Humilog
  • Panaytayon
  • San Antonio
  • Tagbongabong
  • Poblacion II

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Remedios T. Romualdez
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 10,490 —    
1995 12,621 +3.53%
2000 13,359 +1.23%
2007 14,976 +1.59%
2010 15,735 +1.82%
2015 16,058 +0.39%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4]

The population of Remedios T. Romualdez in the 2015 census was 16,058 people,[3] with a density of 200 inhabitants per square kilometre or 520 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: AGUSAN DEL NORTE". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 7 April 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c d PSA; Census of Population (2015), "CARAGA", Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay, retrieved 20 June 2016 
  4. ^ "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 1 April 2014. 

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