San Jose, Negros Oriental

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San Jose
Map of Negros Oriental with San Jose highlighted
Map of Negros Oriental with San Jose highlighted
San Jose is locatit in Philippines
San Jose
San Jose
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 09°25′N 123°14′E / 9.417°N 123.233°E / 9.417; 123.233Coordinates: 09°25′N 123°14′E / 9.417°N 123.233°E / 9.417; 123.233
CountryPhilippines
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceNegros Oriental
Congr. district2nd district of Negros Oriental
Established1954
Barangays14
Govrenment
 • MayorCarmelo Emmanuel M. Remollo
Area
 • Total54.46 km2 (21.03 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[3]
 • Tot19,098
 • Density350/km2 (910/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
6202
Dialing code35

San Jose is a fift cless municipality in the province o Negros Oriental, Philippines. Accordin tae the 2010 census, it haes a population o 19,098 fowk.[3]

Barangays[eedit | eedit soorce]

San Jose is poleetically subdividit intae 14 barangays, shown here wi population as o 2010 Census:

  • Basak - 888
  • Basiao - 596
  • Cambaloctot - 557
  • Cancawas - 1,527
  • Janayjanay - 933
  • Jilocon - 1,728
  • Naiba - 671
  • Poblacion - 1,035
  • San Roque - 816
  • Santo Niño - 2,195
  • Señora Ascion (Calo) - 1,690
  • Siapo - 2,136
  • Tampi - 1,837
  • Tapon Norte - 2,489

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

San Jose wis creatit as a toun in 1954 frae the barrios o Ayuquitan, Basak, Basiao, Cambaloctot, Calo, Cancawas, Hanay-Hanay, Jilocon, Lalaan, Naiba, Tapon Norte, Tampi, an sitios Guinsayawan, Kang-atid, Kangdajonog, Guilongsoran an Kaputihanan o the barrio o Siapo, aw o which umwhile belangedit tae the umwhile municipality o Ayuquitan an then pairt o the municipality o Amlan.[4]

Demographics[eedit | eedit soorce]

Population census o San Jose
YearPop.±% p.a.
1990 12,821—    
1995 14,952+3.12%
2000 15,665+0.94%
2007 17,250+1.39%
2010 19,098+3.45%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 13 March 2013.
  2. "Province: Negros Oriental". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 13 March 2013.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 13 March 2013.
  4. "An Act Creating the Municipality of San Jose, Province of Negros Oriental". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-11.

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