San Lorenzo, Guimaras

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San Lorenzo
Municipality
Location in Guimaras
Location in Guimaras
San Lorenzo is located in Philippines
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°39′N 122°43′E / 10.65°N 122.72°E / 10.65; 122.72Coordinates: 10°39′N 122°43′E / 10.65°N 122.72°E / 10.65; 122.72
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Guimaras
District Lone district
Barangays 12
Government[1]
 • Mayor Ninfa G. Gajo
Area[2]
 • Total 93.04 km2 (35.92 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 26,112
 • Density 280/km2 (730/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5047
IDD:area code +63 (0)33
Website elgu.ncc.gov.ph/ecommunity/sanlorenzo/

San Lorenzo is a fifth class municipality in the province of Guimaras, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 26,112 people.[3]

San Lorenzo was created by virtue of Republic Act No. 7897 on February 20, 1995.[4] It is known for its wind farms. And in addition, San Lorenzo is celebrating its Foundation Day every month of February.

Barangays[edit]

San Lorenzo is politically subdivided into 12 barangays.[2]

  • Aguilar
  • Cabano (Poblacion)
  • Cabungahan
  • Constancia
  • Gaban
  • Igcawayan
  • M. Chavez
  • San Enrique (Lebas)
  • Sapal
  • Sebario
  • Suclaran
  • Tamborong

Demographics[edit]

Population census of San Lorenzo
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1995 18,137 —    
2000 20,168 +2.30%
2007 22,319 +1.41%
2010 24,032 +2.73%
2015 26,112 +1.59%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]


In the 2015 census, the population of San Lorenzo, Guimaras, was 26,112 people,[3] with a density of 280 inhabitants per square kilometre or 730 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 30 January 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Guimaras". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Republic Act No. 7897 - An Act Creating the Municipality of San Lorenzo in the Province of Guimaras". Chan Robles Virtual Law Library. 20 February 1995. Retrieved 28 January 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Guimaras". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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