Tarragona, Davao Oriental

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Tarragona
Municipality of Tarragona
Map of Davao Oriental with Tarragona highlighted
Map of Davao Oriental with Tarragona highlighted
Tarragona is located in Philippines
Tarragona
Tarragona
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°03′N 126°27′E / 7.05°N 126.45°E / 7.05; 126.45Coordinates: 7°03′N 126°27′E / 7.05°N 126.45°E / 7.05; 126.45
Country Philippines
RegionDavao Region (Region XI)
ProvinceDavao Oriental
District1st District
Barangays10 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorNestor Lopez Uy
 • Electorate16,016 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total300.76 km2 (116.12 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total26,225
 • Density87/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
8201
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)87
Climate typeTropical rainforest climate
Income class3rd municipal income class
Revenue (₱)97.9 million  (2016)
Native languagesDavawenyo
Surigaonon
Cebuano
Kalagan language
Kamayo
Tagalog
Websitewww.tarragona.gov.ph

Tarragona, officially the Municipality of Tarragona, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Davao Oriental, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 26,225 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Tarragona is politically subdivided into 10 barangays.

  • Cabagayan
  • Central (Poblacion)
  • Dadong
  • Jovellar
  • Limot
  • Lucatan
  • Maganda
  • Ompao
  • Tomoaong
  • Tubaon

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Tarragona
YearPop.±% p.a.
1970 9,468—    
1975 11,149+3.33%
1980 14,122+4.84%
1990 18,495+2.73%
1995 19,779+1.27%
2000 22,846+3.14%
2007 24,363+0.89%
2010 25,671+1.92%
2015 26,225+0.41%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

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

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