Santol, La Union

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Santol
Municipality of Santol
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Official seal of Santol
Seal
Motto(s): 
Isem Metru Santol
Map of La Union with Santol highlighted
Map of La Union with Santol highlighted
Santol is located in Philippines
Santol
Santol
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°46′N 120°27′E / 16.77°N 120.45°E / 16.77; 120.45Coordinates: 16°46′N 120°27′E / 16.77°N 120.45°E / 16.77; 120.45
Country Philippines
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceLa Union
District1st District
Barangays11 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorDaisy Sayangda Olivar
 • Electorate8,114 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total93.70 km2 (36.18 sq mi)
Population
(2015 census)[3]
 • Total12,476
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
2505
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)72
Climate typeTropical monsoon climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)124,247,847.13 (2016)
Native languagesKankanaey language
Ilocano
Tagalog
Websitewww.santol.gov.ph

Santol, officially the Municipality of Santol, is a 4th class municipality in the province of La Union, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 12,476 people.[3]

Santol is situated in the north-eastern part of the Province of La Union. It is bounded on the north by the Municipality of Sudipen, on the north-east by the upland Municipality of Sugpon in Ilocos Sur, on the south by the Municipality of San Gabriel, and on the west by the Municipality of Balaoan. The town center of Santol is 40 kilometres (25 mi) north of the City of San Fernando, the provincial capital and regional administrative center; 310 kilometres (190 mi) north of Manila and 113 kilometres (70 mi) of the country's summer capital Baguio City via the Naguilian Road.

Barangays[edit]

Santol is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.[2]

Barangay (with Land Area (has))

  • Corro-oy - 1,506
  • Lettac Norte - 977
  • Lettac Sur - 986
  • Mangaan - 804
  • Paagan - 903
  • Poblacion - 936
  • Puguil - 1,575
  • Ramot - 975
  • Sapdaan - 1,206
  • Sasaba - 1,232
  • Tubaday - 1,032

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Santol
YearPop.±% p.a.
1918 3,536—    
1939 4,901+1.57%
1948 5,060+0.36%
1960 6,125+1.60%
1970 7,316+1.79%
1975 7,686+0.99%
1980 7,836+0.39%
1990 9,544+1.99%
1995 10,209+1.27%
2000 11,202+2.01%
2007 11,712+0.62%
2010 12,007+0.91%
2015 12,476+0.73%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]


In the 2015 census, the population of Santol, La Union, was 12,476 people,[3] with a density of 130 inhabitants per square kilometre or 340 inhabitants per square mile.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Province: La Union". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of La Union". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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