Sogod, Cebu

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Sogod
Municipality of Sogod
Tropical forest and farmland
Tropical forest and farmland
Map of Cebu with Sogod highlighted
Map of Cebu with Sogod highlighted
Sogod is located in Philippines
Sogod
Sogod
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°45′N 124°00′E / 10.75°N 124°E / 10.75; 124Coordinates: 10°45′N 124°00′E / 10.75°N 124°E / 10.75; 124
Country Philippines
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
District5th district of Cebu
Founded1921
Barangays18 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorMoonyeen Streegan
 • Vice MayorRichard Streegan
 • CongressmanRed Durano
 • Electorate21,586 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total119.23 km2 (46.03 sq mi)
Elevation
59 m (194 ft)
Population
(2015 census)[3]
 • Total35,108
 • Density290/km2 (760/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
6007
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)32
Climate typeTropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)92,312,499.93 (2016)
Native languagesCebuano
Tagalog

Sogod, officially the Municipality of Sogod, (Cebuano: Lungsod sa Sogod; Tagalog: Bayan ng Sogod), is a 4th class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 35,108 people.[3]

It is 61 kilometres (38 mi) north of Cebu City and is bordered on the north by the town of Borbon, to the west by the town of Tuburan, on the east by the Camotes Sea, and on the south by the town of Catmon.

Barangays[edit]

Sogod comprises 18 barangays:

PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[4]
072247001 Ampongol 2.8% 979 789 4.19%
072247002 Bagakay 2.1% 728 681 1.28%
072247003 Bagatayam 6.8% 2,396 2,110 2.45%
072247004 Bawo 7.6% 2,679 2,338 2.63%
072247005 Cabalawan 8.1% 2,829 2,793 0.24%
072247006 Cabangahan 2.9% 1,031 876 3.15%
072247007 Calumboyan 8.2% 2,896 2,479 3.00%
072247009 Dakit 2.4% 840 1,056 −4.26%
072247010 Damolog 9.8% 3,433 2,912 3.18%
072247011 Ibabao 7.0% 2,444 1,535 9.26%
072247012 Liki 5.4% 1,911 1,625 3.13%
072247013 Lubo 2.8% 1,000 807 4.17%
072247014 Mohon 3.3% 1,158 972 3.39%
072247015 Nahus‑an 3.0% 1,068 976 1.73%
072247019 Pansoy 4.5% 1,586 1,455 1.66%
072247016 Poblacion 9.9% 3,472 3,086 2.27%
072247017 Tabunok 10.1% 3,539 3,147 2.26%
072247018 Takay 3.2% 1,119 989 2.38%
Total 35,108 30,626 2.63%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Sogod
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 6,071—    
1939 14,479+2.44%
1948 15,687+0.89%
1960 16,798+0.57%
1970 18,731+1.09%
1975 19,617+0.93%
1980 20,626+1.01%
1990 23,426+1.28%
1995 25,186+1.37%
2000 27,432+1.85%
2007 28,955+0.75%
2010 30,626+2.06%
2015 35,108+2.63%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]


Tropical forest and farmland near Sogod

Tourist Spot[edit]

St James the Apostle Parish: Bagatayam Falls Binaliw Cold Spring

References[edit]

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

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