San Benito, Surigao del Norte

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San Benito
Municipality of San Benito
Map of Surigao del Norte with San Benito highlighted
Map of Surigao del Norte with San Benito highlighted
San Benito is located in Philippines
San Benito
San Benito
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°57′29″N 126°00′25″E / 9.958°N 126.007°E / 9.958; 126.007Coordinates: 9°57′29″N 126°00′25″E / 9.958°N 126.007°E / 9.958; 126.007
Country Philippines
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
District1st District
Barangays6 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorRushford Pingal Dedumo
 • Electorate3,875 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total45.63 km2 (17.62 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total5,404
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
8423
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)86
Climate typetropical rainforest climate
Income class6th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)39.2 million  (2016)
Native languagesSurigaonon
Agusan language
Cebuano
Tagalog
Websitesanbenito.gov.ph

San Benito, officially the Municipality of San Benito, is a 6th class municipality in the province of Surigao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 5,404 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

San Benito is politically subdivided into 6 barangays.

Demographics[edit]

Population census of San Benito
YearPop.±% p.a.
1975 3,202—    
1980 3,748+3.20%
1990 4,315+1.42%
1995 4,498+0.78%
2000 4,750+1.18%
2007 5,275+1.46%
2010 5,505+1.57%
2015 5,404−0.35%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province: Surigao del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Caraga". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Surigao del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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