San Juan, Siquijor

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San Juan
Paliton Beach, Siquijor, Philippines.JPG
Motto(s): 
Splash Up San Juan
Map o Siquijor wi location o San Juan
Map o Siquijor wi location o San Juan
San Juan is locatit in Philippines
San Juan
San Juan
Location athin the Philippines
Coordinates: 09°10′N 123°30′E / 9.167°N 123.500°E / 9.167; 123.500Coordinates: 09°10′N 123°30′E / 9.167°N 123.500°E / 9.167; 123.500
KintraPhilippines
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceSiquijor
Congr. districtLone district of Siquijor
Barangays15
Govrenment
 • MayorWilfredo Q. Capundag Jr.
Area
 • Total40.48 km2 (15.63 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[3]
 • Tot13,525
 • Density330/km2 (870/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
6227
Dialin code35

San Juan is a fifth cless municipality in the province o Siquijor, Philippines. Accordin tae the 2010 census, it haes a population o 13,525 fowk.[3]

Barangays[eedit | eedit soorce]

San Juan is poleetically subdividit intae 15 barangays.

  • Canasagan
  • Candura
  • Cangmunag
  • Cansayang
  • Catulayan
  • Lala-o
  • Maite
  • Napo
  • Paliton
  • Poblacion
  • Solangon
  • Tag-ibo
  • Tambisan
  • Timbaon
  • Tubod

Demographics[eedit | eedit soorce]

Population census of San Juan
YearPop.±% p.a.
1990 11,375—    
1995 11,371−0.01%
2000 12,198+1.41%
2007 13,180+1.11%
2010 13,525+0.87%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

Bugwas Festival[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Bugwas Festival is held in San Juan as the celebration o its Annual Toun Fiesta in honor o its patron saunt, St. Augustine o Hippo. It wis first held on 26 August 2006.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 16 December 2013. 
  2. "Geography". Provincial Government of Siquijor Province. Retrieved 2012-10-15. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City, and Municipality Region VII - Central Visayas: 1990, 2000, and 2010", 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office
  4. Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City and Municipality: Central Visayas: 1995, 2000 and 2007. National Statistics Office
  5. "Municipality of San Juan". Provincial Government of Siquijor. Retrieved 2012-10-15. 

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