Open main menu

Calamba, officially the Municipality of Calamba, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Misamis Occidental, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 21,676 people.[3]

Calamba
Municipality of Calamba
Official seal of Calamba
Seal
Map of Misamis Occidental with Calamba highlighted
Map of Misamis Occidental with Calamba highlighted
Calamba is located in Philippines
Calamba
Calamba
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 8°33′30″N 123°38′30″E / 8.5583333°N 123.6416667°E / 8.5583333; 123.6416667Coordinates: 8°33′30″N 123°38′30″E / 8.5583333°N 123.6416667°E / 8.5583333; 123.6416667
Country Philippines
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
District1st district of Misamis Occidental
FoundedFebruary 14, 1948
Barangays19 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorEzel T. Villanueva
 • Vice MayorAntonio N. Lawas
 • Electorate13,686 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total104.64 km2 (40.40 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total21,676
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
7210
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)88
Climate typeTropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)90.6 million  (2016)
Native languagesSubanon language
Cebuano
Tagalog
Websitewww.calambamisocc.gov.ph

Contents

BarangaysEdit

Calamba is politically subdivided into 19 barangays.

  • Bonifacio
  • Bunawan
  • Calaran
  • Dapacan Alto
  • Dapacan Bajo
  • Langub
  • Libertad
  • Magcamiguing
  • Mamalad
  • Mauswagon
  • Northern Poblacion
  • Salvador
  • San Isidro
  • Siloy
  • Singalat
  • Solinog
  • Southwestern Poblacion
  • Sulipat
  • Don Bernardo Neri Pob

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1948 8,332—    
1960 10,689+2.10%
1970 12,482+1.56%
1975 13,645+1.80%
1980 14,729+1.54%
1990 15,111+0.26%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1995 15,686+0.70%
2000 17,594+2.49%
2007 19,597+1.50%
2010 21,005+2.56%
2015 21,676+0.60%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Calamba, Misamis Occidental, was 21,676 people,[3] with a density of 210 inhabitants per square kilometre or 540 inhabitants per square mile.

SchoolsEdit

 
The Liberation Institute, Calamba
  • Calamba Central School
  • Calamba National Comprehensive High School
  • Liberation Institute
  • Sacred Heart College
  • CCIT or College of Communication, Information & Technology
  • MCC
  • Jansen Computer Institute

ReferencesEdit

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

External linksEdit