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San Miguel, officially the Municipality of San Miguel, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Iloilo, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 27,686 people.[3]

San Miguel
Municipality of San Miguel
Map of Iloilo with San Miguel highlighted
Map of Iloilo with San Miguel highlighted
San Miguel is located in Philippines
San Miguel
San Miguel
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°46′48″N 122°27′56″E / 10.78°N 122.46556°E / 10.78; 122.46556Coordinates: 10°46′48″N 122°27′56″E / 10.78°N 122.46556°E / 10.78; 122.46556
Country Philippines
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceIloilo
District2nd district of Iloilo
Barangays24 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorMarina Luz S. Gorriceta
 • Vice MayorBonifacio S. Salapantan Jr.
 • CongressmanMichael B. Gorriceta
 • Electorate17,554 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total31.97 km2 (12.34 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total27,686
 • Density870/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
5025
PSGC
Climate typetropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)77.2 million  (2016)
Native languagesKinaray-a language
Hiligaynon
Ati
Tagalog
Websitewww.sanmiguel-iloilo.gov.ph

San Miguel is 17 kilometres (11 mi) from Iloilo City.

The municipality is bordered by Cabatuan in the north, Sta. Barbara and Pavia in the East, Alimodian and Leon in the west and by Oton in the south. Southeast of San Miguel is Mandurriao district of Iloilo City.

It is the site of Aganan River Dam, which is an agricultural purpose dam used for irrigation of the ricefields in the surrounding towns. Pepsi Bottlers Philippines Inc. has a bottling plant in San Miguel, which supplies Pepsi products in Panay Island.

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BarangaysEdit

San Miguel is politically subdivided into 24 barangays.[2]

  • Brgy. 1 Pob. (Roxas St.)
  • Brgy. 2 Pob. (Salvilla Sto. Rosario)
  • Brgy. 3 Pob. (A.S. Suarez St. Zone 1)
  • Brgy. 4 Pob. (A.S. Suarez East)
  • Brgy. 5 Pob. (Santiago St. North)
  • Brgy. 6 Pob. (Santiago St. South)
  • Brgy. 7 Pob. (San Roque St. South)
  • Brgy. 8 Pob. (Montaño-San Roque)
  • Brgy. 9 Pob. (Salazar San Jose)
  • Brgy. 10 Pob. (R.V. Sanchez St. South)
  • Brgy. 11 Pob. (R.V. Sanchez St. North)
  • Brgy. 12 Pob. (Sales Malaga Saliedo)
  • Brgy. 13 Pob. (Sta.Rita-Saclauso St.)
  • Brgy. 14 Pob. (San Miguel North)
  • Brgy. 15 Pob. (San Miguel South)
  • Brgy. 16 Pob. (San Agustin St.)
  • Consolacion
  • Igtambo
  • San Antonio
  • San Jose
  • Santa Cruz
  • Santa Teresa
  • Santo Angel
  • Santo Niño
"Pob." stands for poblacion

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 5,378—    
1918 5,079−0.38%
1939 7,153+1.64%
1948 8,453+1.87%
1960 10,014+1.42%
1970 12,033+1.85%
1975 12,635+0.98%
1980 14,241+2.42%
1990 17,606+2.14%
1995 18,819+1.26%
2000 20,754+2.12%
2007 23,804+1.91%
2010 25,013+1.82%
2015 27,686+1.95%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]


In the 2015 census, the population of San Miguel, Iloilo, was 27,686 people,[3] with a density of 870 inhabitants per square kilometre or 2,300 inhabitants per square mile.

ReferencesEdit

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

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