Santa Cruz, Occidental Mindoro

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Santa Cruz
Municipality
Map of Occidental Mindoro showing the location of Santa Cruz
Map of Occidental Mindoro showing the location of Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz is located in Philippines
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 13°07′N 120°51′E / 13.117°N 120.850°E / 13.117; 120.850Coordinates: 13°07′N 120°51′E / 13.117°N 120.850°E / 13.117; 120.850
Country Philippines
Region MIMAROPA (Region IV-B)
Province Occidental Mindoro
District Lone District of Occidental Mindoro
Barangays 11
Government[1]
 • Mayor Filemon M. Galsim
Area[2]
 • Total 681.40 km2 (263.09 sq mi)
Population (2015)[3]
 • Total 37,484
 • Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5105
Dialing code 43
Income class 1st class municipality

Santa Cruz is a first class municipality in the province of Occidental Mindoro, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it had a population of 37,484 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Santa Cruz is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.[2]

  • Alacaak
  • Barahan
  • Casague
  • Dayap
  • Lumangbayan
  • Mulawin
  • Pinagturilan (San Pedro)
  • Poblacion I (Barangay 1)
  • San Vicente
  • Poblacion II (Barangay 2)
  • Kurtinganan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Santa Cruz
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 16,675 —    
1995 21,911 +5.25%
2000 26,887 +4.48%
2007 30,402 +1.71%
2010 34,544 +4.76%
2015 37,484 +1.57%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3]

Local government[edit]

Elected officials 2013 – 2016:[1]

  • Mayor: Meriam Leycano - Quijano
  • Vice Mayor: Ernesto P. Torreliza
  • Sangguniang Bayan:
    • Xernan C. Malabanan
    • Evangeline R. Umali
    • Annie Nitoy Tria
    • Mark Galsim
    • Leonardo F. Abeleda Jr.
    • Ronie P. Alegria
    • Johnny Ramos
    • Antonio Luis B. de Borja III
  • SB Secretary: Euzaida G. Viray

List of former mayors[edit]

  • Santiago Vidal (1952–1955)
  • Teodoro Malabanan (1956–1959)
  • Marta A. Viaña (1960–1963)
  • Florante A. Tria (1964–1967, 1972–1986)
  • Nestro Abeleda (1968–1971)
  • Jesus T. Abeleda (1986)
  • Manuel Miclat (1986–1987)
  • Marceliano Morales (1987–1988)
  • Purificacion T. Abeleda (1988–1992)
  • Artemio S. Abeleda (1992–2001)
  • Filemon M. Galsim (2001–2004, 2007–)
  • Leonardo R. Abeleda (2004–2007)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: OCCIDENTAL MINDORO". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 1 November 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of August 1, 2015 (Region IV-B)". Philippine Population 2015 Census of Population. Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 20 May 2016. 

http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/eleksyon2016/results

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