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San Fernando, officially the Municipality of San Fernando, (Cebuano: Lungsod sa San Fernando; Tagalog: Bayan ng San Fernando), is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 66,280 people.[3]

San Fernando
Municipality of San Fernando
San Fernando Municipal Hall
San Fernando Municipal Hall
Map of Cebu with San Fernando highlighted
Map of Cebu with San Fernando highlighted
San Fernando is located in Philippines
San Fernando
San Fernando
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°10′N 123°42′E / 10.17°N 123.7°E / 10.17; 123.7Coordinates: 10°10′N 123°42′E / 10.17°N 123.7°E / 10.17; 123.7
Country Philippines
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
District1st district of Cebu
Barangays21 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorLakambini G. Reluya, DM
 • Vice MayorBB Sabalones
 • CongressmanGerald Anthony Gullas
 • Electorate43,398 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total69.39 km2 (26.79 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total66,280
 • Density960/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
6018
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)32
Climate typeTropical climate
Income class2nd municipal income class
Revenue (₱)156.3 million  (2016)
Native languagesCebuano
Tagalog

San Fernando is bordered to the north by the City of Naga, to the west is the town of Pinamungajan, to the east is the Cebu Strait, and to the south is the city of Carcar.


San Fernando lies within Metro Cebu.[4]

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BarangaysEdit

San Fernando comprises 21 barangays:

PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[5]
072241002 Balud 6.2% 4,135 3,525 3.09%
072241003 Balungag 3.2% 2,116 1,855 2.54%
072241005 Basak 1.5% 1,017 1,009 0.15%
072241007 Bugho 2.0% 1,317 1,367 −0.71%
072241008 Cabatbatan 2.9% 1,933 1,875 0.58%
072241009 Green Hills 3.8% 2,508 2,700 −1.39%
072241024 Ilaya 3.0% 1,975 1,918 0.56%
072241010 Lantawan 3.1% 2,054 1,789 2.66%
072241011 Liburon 1.5% 995 1,009 −0.27%
072241012 Magsico 3.3% 2,188 2,188 0.00%
072241014 Panadtaran 8.1% 5,400 4,971 1.59%
072241015 Pitalo 12.0% 7,962 7,311 1.64%
072241013 Poblacion North 6.7% 4,444 4,205 1.06%
072241018 Poblacion South 12.5% 8,294 7,352 2.32%
072241016 San Isidro 6.2% 4,128 3,691 2.15%
072241017 Sangat 8.9% 5,910 5,597 1.04%
072241019 Tabionan 3.2% 2,147 1,873 2.63%
072241020 Tananas 2.6% 1,706 1,345 4.63%
072241021 Tinubdan 3.3% 2,215 1,994 2.02%
072241022 Tonggo 3.2% 2,110 1,936 1.65%
072241023 Tubod 2.6% 1,726 1,460 3.24%
Total 66,280 60,970 1.60%

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 15,451—    
1918 20,029+1.75%
1939 17,562−0.62%
1948 16,132−0.94%
1960 19,061+1.40%
1970 24,073+2.36%
1975 25,877+1.46%
1980 28,324+1.82%
1990 35,051+2.15%
1995 38,700+1.87%
2000 48,235+4.83%
2007 54,932+1.81%
2010 60,970+3.87%
2015 66,280+1.60%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]


ReferencesEdit

  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. ^ Sun Star Cebu 2005.
  5. ^ 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.
  6. ^ 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.
  7. ^ "Province of Cebu". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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