Santa Teresita, Cagayan

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Santa Teresita
Municipality
Municipality of Santa Teresita
Nickname(s): Vannamei Capital of the Philippines
Youngest Town of Cagayan
Map of Cagayan with Santa Teresita highlighted
Map of Cagayan with Santa Teresita highlighted
Santa Teresita is located in Philippines
Santa Teresita
Santa Teresita
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 18°15′N 121°53′E / 18.25°N 121.88°E / 18.25; 121.88Coordinates: 18°15′N 121°53′E / 18.25°N 121.88°E / 18.25; 121.88
Country  Philippines
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Cagayan
District 1st District
Barangays 13 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Lolita Dela Cruz-Garcia
 • Electorate 9,690 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 166.98 km2 (64.47 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 19,038
 • Density 110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3512
PSGC 021525000
IDD:area code +63 (0)78
Climate type tropical monsoon climate
Income class 4th municipal income class

Santa Teresita, officially the Municipality of Santa Teresita, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Cagayan, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 19,038 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Sta. Teresita is politically subdivided into 13 barangays.

  • Alucao
  • Buyun
  • Centro East (Pob.)
  • Centro West
  • Dungeg
  • Luga
  • Masi
  • Mission
  • Simpatuyo
  • Villa
  • Aridowen
  • Caniugan
  • Simbaluca

Demographics[edit]

Population census of
Santa Teresita
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1970 8,569 —    
1975 9,635 +2.38%
1980 10,147 +1.04%
1990 11,557 +1.31%
1995 12,566 +1.58%
2000 13,804 +2.03%
2007 16,578 +2.56%
2010 17,600 +2.20%
2015 19,038 +1.51%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Santa Teresita, Cagayan, was 19,038 people,[3] with a density of 110 inhabitants per square kilometre or 280 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Cagayan". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Cagayan". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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