Santa Teresita, Cagayan

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Santa Teresita
Municipality
Nickname(s): Vannamei Capital of the Philippines; Youngest Town of Cagayan
Map of Cagayan showing the location of Santa Teresita
Map of Cagayan showing the location of Santa Teresita
Sta. Teresita is located in Philippines
Sta. Teresita
Sta. 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
Government[1]
 • Mayor Lolita Dela Cruz-Garcia
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
IDD:area code +63 (0)78
Income class 4th class

Santa Teresita is a fourth 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.[2]

  • 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.
1990 11,557 —    
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]

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. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: CAGAYAN". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 

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