San Francisco, Southern Leyte

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San Francisco
Municipality
Map of Southern Leyte with San Francisco highlighted
Map of Southern Leyte with San Francisco highlighted
San Francisco is located in Philippines
San Francisco
San Francisco
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°04′N 125°10′E / 10.067°N 125.167°E / 10.067; 125.167Coordinates: 10°04′N 125°10′E / 10.067°N 125.167°E / 10.067; 125.167
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Southern Leyte
District Lone district of Southern Leyte
Barangays 22
Government[1]
 • Mayor Samson E. Gamutan Jr.
Area[2]
 • Total 68.60 km2 (26.49 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 13,402
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 086413000
Electorate 8,231 voters as of 2016

San Francisco is a 5th class municipality in the province of Southern Leyte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 13,402 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

San Francisco is politically subdivided into 22 barangays.[2]

  • Anislagon
  • Bongbong
  • Central (Pob.)
  • Dakit (Pob.)
  • Habay
  • Marayag
  • Napantao
  • Pinamudlan
  • Santa Paz Norte
  • Santa Paz Sur
  • Sudmon
  • Tinaan
  • Tuno
  • Ubos (Pob.)
  • Bongawisan
  • Causi
  • Gabi
  • Cahayag
  • Malico
  • Pasanon
  • Punta
  • Santa Cruz

History[edit]

In December 2003, a landslide destroyed most of barangay Punta, killing 200 people.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Population census of San Francisco
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 11,703 —    
1995 9,543 −3.75%
2000 10,869 +2.83%
2007 12,084 +1.47%
2010 12,528 +1.32%
2015 13,402 +1.29%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority [3][5][6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 15 July 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Southern Leyte". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 15 July 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ http://www.pacom.mil/piupdates/0312landslide/photos.shtml
  5. ^ "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Southern Leyte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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