Burgos, Surigao del Norte

Burgos, officially the Municipality of Burgos (Surigaonon: Lungsod nan Burgos; Tagalog: Bayan ng Burgos), is a 6th class municipality in the province of Surigao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 4,034 people. [3]

Burgos
Municipality of Burgos
Map of Surigao del Norte with Burgos highlighted
Map of Surigao del Norte with Burgos highlighted
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Burgos is located in Philippines
Burgos
Burgos
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°01′05″N 126°04′26″E / 10.018°N 126.074°E / 10.018; 126.074Coordinates: 10°01′05″N 126°04′26″E / 10.018°N 126.074°E / 10.018; 126.074
Country Philippines
RegionCaraga
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
District1st District
Barangays6 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorEmmanuel N. Arcena
 • Vice MayorPedrita V. Domiños
 • RepresentativeFrancisco Jose F. Matugas II
 • Electorate3,806 voters (2019)
Area
[2]
 • Total19.27 km2 (7.44 sq mi)
Elevation
24 m (79 ft)
Highest elevation
183 m (600 ft)
Lowest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2015 census) [3]
 • Total4,034
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
 • Households
910
Economy
 • Income class6th municipal income class
 • Poverty incidence34.05% (2015)[4]
 • Revenue₱33,924,663.72 (2016)
Service provider
 • ElectricitySiargao Electric Cooperative
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
8424
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)86
Climate typetropical rainforest climate
Native languagesSurigaonon
Agusan
Cebuano
Tagalog
Websitewww.burgos.gov.ph

It is the smallest municipality in the province, both in population and area. Burgos is one of the two northernmost towns of Siargao Island. The other is municipality of Santa Monica.

BarangaysEdit

Burgos is politically subdivided into 6 barangays.

  • Baybay
  • Bitaug
  • Matin-ao
  • Poblacion 1
  • Poblacion 2
  • San Mateo

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Burgos, Surigao del Norte
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 27
(81)
27
(81)
28
(82)
29
(84)
30
(86)
29
(84)
30
(86)
30
(86)
30
(86)
29
(84)
29
(84)
28
(82)
29
(84)
Average low °C (°F) 23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
24
(75)
24
(75)
25
(77)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
23
(73)
24
(75)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 161
(6.3)
132
(5.2)
112
(4.4)
87
(3.4)
136
(5.4)
169
(6.7)
146
(5.7)
148
(5.8)
132
(5.2)
156
(6.1)
176
(6.9)
170
(6.7)
1,725
(67.8)
Average rainy days 20.0 16.2 18.3 17.5 24.0 26.7 27.5 27.5 26.5 26.4 23.8 21.0 275.4
Source: Meteoblue [5]

DemographicsEdit

Population census of Burgos
YearPop.±% p.a.
1970 1,958—    
1975 2,584+5.72%
1980 2,798+1.60%
1990 2,617−0.67%
1995 2,785+1.17%
2000 3,043+1.92%
2007 3,851+3.30%
2010 4,058+1.92%
2015 4,034−0.11%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][6][7][8]

EconomyEdit


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Municipality of Burgos | (DILG)
  2. ^ "Province: Surigao del Norte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/City%20and%20Municipal-level%20Small%20Area%20Poverty%20Estimates_%202009%2C%202012%20and%202015_0.xlsx; publication date: 10 July 2019; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  5. ^ "Burgos: Average Temperatures and Rainfall". Meteoblue. Retrieved 20 November 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Caraga". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  7. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Caraga". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  8. ^ "Province of Surigao del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  9. ^ "Poverty incidence (PI):". Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 28 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  10. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/NSCB_LocalPovertyPhilippines_0.pdf; publication date: 29 November 2005; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  11. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/2003%20SAE%20of%20poverty%20%28Full%20Report%29_1.pdf; publication date: 23 March 2009; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  12. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/2006%20and%202009%20City%20and%20Municipal%20Level%20Poverty%20Estimates_0_1.pdf; publication date: 3 August 2012; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  13. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/2012%20Municipal%20and%20City%20Level%20Poverty%20Estima7tes%20Publication%20%281%29.pdf; publication date: 31 May 2016; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  14. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/City%20and%20Municipal-level%20Small%20Area%20Poverty%20Estimates_%202009%2C%202012%20and%202015_0.xlsx; publication date: 10 July 2019; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.

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