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Solsona, officially the Municipality of Solsona, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Ilocos Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 24,121 people.[3]

Solsona
Municipality of Solsona
Official seal of Solsona
Seal
Map of Ilocos Norte with Solsona highlighted
Map of Ilocos Norte with Solsona highlighted
Solsona is located in Philippines
Solsona
Solsona
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 18°06′N 120°46′E / 18.1°N 120.77°E / 18.1; 120.77Coordinates: 18°06′N 120°46′E / 18.1°N 120.77°E / 18.1; 120.77
Country Philippines
RegionIlocos Region (Region I)
ProvinceIlocos Norte
District2nd District
FoundedJanuary 1, 1910
Barangays22 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorAlex Calucag
 • Electorate15,840 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total166.23 km2 (64.18 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total24,121
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
2910
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)77
Climate typeTropical monsoon climate
Income class3rd municipal income class
Revenue (₱)102.6 million  (2016)
Native languagesIlocano
Tagalog
Websitewww.solsona.gov.ph

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BarangaysEdit

Solsona is politically subdivided into 22 barangays.[2]

  • Aguitap
  • Bagbag
  • Bagbago
  • Barcelona
  • Bubuos
  • Capurictan
  • Catangraran
  • Darasdas
  • Juan (Poblacion)
  • Laureta (Poblacion)
  • Lipay
  • Maananteng
  • Manalpac
  • Mariquet
  • Nagpatpatan
  • Nalasin
  • Puttao
  • San Juan
  • San Julian
  • Santa Ana
  • Santiago
  • Talugtog

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 6,864—    
1918 8,176+1.17%
1939 9,032+0.48%
1948 10,423+1.60%
1960 12,043+1.21%
1970 12,803+0.61%
1975 14,142+2.01%
1980 14,731+0.82%
1990 18,883+2.51%
1995 19,659+0.76%
2000 21,338+1.77%
2007 22,202+0.55%
2010 22,990+1.28%
2015 24,121+0.92%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]


In the 2015 census, the population of Solsona, Ilocos Norte, was 24,121 people,[3] with a density of 150 inhabitants per square kilometre or 390 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: Ilocos Norte". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Ilocos Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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