San Francisco, Southern Leyte

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San Francisco
Municipality
Municipality of San Francisco
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 / 10.07°N 125.17°E / 10.07; 125.17Coordinates: 10°04′N 125°10′E / 10.07°N 125.17°E / 10.07; 125.17
Country  Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Southern Leyte
District Lone District
Barangays 22 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Samson E. Gamutan Jr.
 • Electorate 8,231 voters (2016)
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)
ZIP code 6611
PSGC 086413000
IDD:area code +63 (0)53
Climate type tropical rainforest climate
Income class 5th municipal income class

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.

  • Anislagon
  • Bongbong
  • Central (Poblacion)
  • Dakit (Poblacion)
  • Habay
  • Marayag
  • Napantao
  • Pinamudlan
  • Santa Paz Norte
  • Santa Paz Sur
  • Sudmon
  • Tinaan
  • Tuno
  • Ubos (Poblacion)
  • 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.
1960 8,613 —    
1970 8,928 +0.36%
1975 9,456 +1.16%
1980 9,995 +1.11%
1990 10,438 +0.43%
1995 9,543 −1.67%
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. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Southern Leyte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ http://www.pacom.mil/piupdates/0312landslide/photos.shtml
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. 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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