Calatrava, Negros Occidental

Calatrava, officially the Municipality of Calatrava, is a 1st class municipality in the province of Negros Occidental, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 80,624 people.[3]

Calatrava
Municipality of Calatrava
Map of Negros Occidental with Calatrava highlighted
Calatrava
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°36′N 123°29′E
Country Philippines
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
District1st district of Negros Occidental
Barangays40 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
  TypeSangguniang Bayan
  MayorMarilyn A. Era
  Vice MayorFlorido C. Dinapo
  CongressmanGerardo P. Valmayor Jr.
  Electorate53,459 voters (2019)
Area
[2]
  Total504.50 km2 (194.79 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
  Total80,624
  Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Economy
  Income class1st municipal income class
  Poverty incidence27.62% (2015)[4]
  Revenue (₱)206,742,187.80 (2016)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
6126
PSGC
IDD:area code+63(0)34
Climate typetropical climate
Native languagesHiligaynon
Tagalog

Barangays

Calatrava is politically subdivided into 40 barangays.

  • Agpangi
  • Ani-e
  • Bagacay
  • Bantayanon
  • Buenavista
  • Cabungahan
  • Calampisawan
  • Cambayobo
  • Castellano
  • Cruz
  • Dolis
  • Hilub-Ang
  • Hinab-Ongan
  • Ilaya
  • Laga-an
  • Lalong
  • Lemery
  • Lipat-on
  • Lo-ok (Poblacion)
  • Ma-aslob
  • Macasilao
  • Malanog
  • Malatas
  • Marcelo
  • Mina-utok
  • Menchaca
  • Minapasuk
  • Mahilum
  • Paghumayan
  • Pantao
  • Patun-an
  • Pinocutan
  • Refugio
  • San Benito
  • San Isidro
  • Suba (Poblacion)
  • Telim
  • Tigbao
  • Tigbon
  • Winaswasan

Demographics

Population census of Calatrava
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 6,385    
1939 38,695+5.13%
1948 53,805+3.73%
1960 65,888+1.70%
1970 53,151−2.12%
1975 58,867+2.07%
1980 58,163−0.24%
1990 60,228+0.35%
1995 69,902+2.83%
2000 74,623+1.41%
2007 78,452+0.69%
2010 79,009+0.26%
2015 80,624+0.39%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

The people in the city speak the Cebuano language (often called Bisaya). Filipino and English are generally understood especially in the urban areas.

References

  1. "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. "Province:". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. Census of Population (2015). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. "PSA releases the 2015 Municipal and City Level Poverty Estimates". Quezon City, Philippines. Retrieved 12 October 2019.
  5. Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  6. 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.
  7. "Province of". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.


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