Santa Fe, Leyte

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Santa Fe
Municipality
Municipality of Santa Fe
Official seal of Santa Fe
Seal
Map of Leyte with Santa Fe highlighted
Map of Leyte with Santa Fe highlighted
Santa Fe is located in Philippines
Santa Fe
Santa Fe
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°11′08″N 124°54′58″E / 11.18556°N 124.91611°E / 11.18556; 124.91611Coordinates: 11°11′08″N 124°54′58″E / 11.18556°N 124.91611°E / 11.18556; 124.91611
Country  Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Leyte
District 1st district of Leyte
Barangays 20 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Melchor M. Quemado Sr.
 • Electorate 12,602 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 53.97 km2 (20.84 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 20,439
 • Density 380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6513
PSGC 083744000
IDD:area code +63 (0)53
Climate type tropical rainforest climate
Income class 5th municipal income class

Santa Fe, officially the Municipality of Santa Fe, is a 5th class municipality in the province of Leyte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 20,439 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Santa Fe is politically subdivided into 20 barangays.[2]

  • Baculanad
  • Badiangay
  • Bulod
  • Catoogan
  • Katipunan (formerly the sitio of Pinanhadsan[4])
  • Milagrosa (formerly the sitio of Km. 17[4])
  • Pilit
  • Pitogo
  • Zone 1 (Poblacion)
  • Zone 2 (Poblacion)
  • Zone 3 (Poblacion)
  • San Isidro
  • San Juan
  • San Miguelay
  • San Roque (formerly Curba[5])
  • Tibak
  • Victoria
  • Cutay
  • Gapas
  • Zone 4 Pob. (Cabangcalan)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Santa Fe
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1960 7,979 —    
1970 7,649 −0.42%
1975 8,718 +2.66%
1980 9,728 +2.22%
1990 12,119 +2.22%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1995 13,695 +2.32%
2000 15,042 +2.03%
2007 16,527 +1.31%
2010 17,427 +1.95%
2015 20,439 +3.08%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority [3][6][7][8]

In the 2015 census, the population of Santa Fe, Leyte, was 20,439 people,[3] with a density of 380 inhabitants per square kilometre or 980 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Leyte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b "An Act Converting the Sitios of Pinanhadsan and Km. 17, Municipality of Santa Fe, Province of Leyte, into Barrios of Said Municipality to Be Known As the Barrios of Katipunan and Milagrosa, Respectively". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  5. ^ "An Act Changing the Name of the Barrio of Curba, Municipality of Santa Fe, Province of Leyte, to Barrio San Roque". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  6. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ 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. 
  8. ^ "Province of Leyte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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