Cebu Ceety

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Cebu Ceety

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Ceety o Cebu
Eik-name(s): 
Hara nga Dakbayan sa Sugbo (Queen Ceety o the Sooth)
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Coordinates: 10°17′N 123°54′E / 10.283°N 123.900°E / 10.283; 123.900Coordinates: 10°17′N 123°54′E / 10.283°N 123.900°E / 10.283; 123.900
KintraPhilippines Philippines
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu (capital)
DestrictsFirst (North) an Seicont (Sooth) destricts o Cebu Ceety
Foondit1565 (as Spainyie colony)
ReincorporatitFebruar 24, 1937 (as ceety)
Barangays80
Govrenment
 • Teepdemocratic government
 • MayorMichael L. Rama (UNA)
 • Vice MayorEdgar C. Labella (UNA)
Area
 • Heichly-urbanized ceety315.0 km2 (121.6 sq mi)
 • Metro
1163.36 km2 (449.18 sq mi)
Elevation
17.0 m (55.8 ft)
Population
 (2010)[2]
 • Heichly-urbanized ceety866,171
 • Density2,700/km2 (7,100/sq mi)
 • Metro
2,551,100
 • Metro density2,200/km2 (5,700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
Zip Code
6000
Dialin code32
Legal classHeichly-urbanized ceety
Income class1st
Websitewww.cebucity.gov.ph

The Ceety o Cebu (Cebuano: Dakbayan sa Sugbo, Filipino: Lungsod ng Cebu, Spaingie: Ciudad de Cebú) is the caipital ceety o the province o Cebu an is the "seicont ceety" o the Philippines, bein the centre o Metro Cebu, the seicont maist populous Metropolitan aurie in the Philippines efter Metro Manila. Wi a population o 866,171 as per the 2010 census, it is the fift maist populated ceety in the kintra.[2] Cebu Ceety is a signeeficant centre o commerce, tred an eddication in the Visayas aurie.

The ceety is locatit on the eastren shore o Cebu island. It is the first Spainyie dounset an the auldest ceety in the Philippines.[3]

It is the centre o a metropolitan aurie cried Metro Cebu, which includes the ceeties o Carcar, Danao, Lapu-lapu, Mandaue, Naga, Talisay an the municipalities o Compostela, Consolacion, Cordova, Liloan, Minglanilla an San Fernando. Metro Cebu haes a tot population o aboot 2.55 million fowk (2010 Census). Cebu Ceety is bordered tae the northeast bi Mandaue Ceety an the toun o Consolacion, tae the wast are Toledo Ceety, an the touns o Balamban an Asturias, tae the sooth are Talisay Ceety an the toun o Minglanilla. Athort Mactan Strait tae the east is Mactan Island.

Sister cities[eedit | eedit soorce]

Internaitional
Indonesie Bandung, Indonesie
Spain Barcelona, Spain
Israel Beersheba, Israel
Sooth Korea Busan, Sooth Korea
United States Chula Vista, Californie, Unitit States
Mexico Guadalajara, Mexico[4]
Netherlands Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands
Fowkrepublic o Cheenae Xiamen, Cheenae
Republic o Cheenae Kaoshiung, Taiwan
Belgium Kortrijk, Belgium
Slovenie Ljubljana, Slovenie
Australie Parramatta Ceety, Australie
United States Salinas, Californie, Unitit States
United States Seattle, Washington, Unitit States
Roushie Saunt Petersburg, Roushie
Chile Valparaíso, Chile
Roushie Vladimir, Roushie[5]
Roushie Vladivostok, Roushie [6]
Sooth Korea Yeosu, Sooth Korea
Local
Philippines Butuan, Agusan del Norte
Philippines Davao City, Davao del Sur
Philippines Manila, Metro Manila

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Province: CEBU". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 15 November 2012.
  2. a b "Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City, and Municipality; Region VII - Central Visayas: 1990, 2000, and 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 16 November 2012.
  3. "History of Cebu". Cebu City Tour. Retrieved 22 Februar 2013.
  4. "Sister Cities, Public Relations". Guadalajara municipal government. Archived frae the original on 2 Mairch 2012. Retrieved 12 Mairch 2013.
  5. Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Republic of the Philippines 2008
  6. Vladivostok is a sister city of Cebu