Santa Monica, Surigao del Norte

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Santa Monica
Municipality
Map of Surigao del Norte with Sta. Monica highlighted
Map of Surigao del Norte with Sta. Monica highlighted
Santa Monica is located in Philippines
Santa Monica
Santa Monica
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°01′10″N 126°02′20″E / 10.01944°N 126.03889°E / 10.01944; 126.03889Coordinates: 10°01′10″N 126°02′20″E / 10.01944°N 126.03889°E / 10.01944; 126.03889
Country Philippines
Region Caraga (Region XIII)
Province Surigao del Norte
District 1st district of Surigao del Norte
Barangays 11
Government[1]
 • Mayor Fernando Nogaliza Dolar
Area[2]
 • Total 39.19 km2 (15.13 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 8,808
 • Density 220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8422
IDD:area code +63 (0)86
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 166721000
Electorate 7,227 voters as of 2016

Santa Monica (also known as Sapao) is a fifth class municipality on Siargao Island in the province of Surigao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 8,808 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

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

  • Abad Santos
  • Alegria
  • Bailan
  • Garcia
  • Libertad
  • Mabini
  • Mabuhay (Pob.)
  • Magsaysay
  • Rizal
  • T. Arlan (Pob.)
  • Tangbo

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Santa Monica
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 1,462 —    
1960 6,522 +2.66%
1970 5,438 −1.80%
1975 5,993 +1.97%
1980 6,272 +0.91%
1990 7,167 +1.34%
1995 7,219 +0.14%
2000 7,757 +1.55%
2007 7,916 +0.28%
2010 8,715 +3.56%
2015 8,808 +0.20%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Surigao del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Surigao del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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