San Enrique, Negros Occidental

San Enrique, officially the Municipality of San Enrique, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Negros Occidental, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 23,907 people.[3]

San Enrique
Municipality of San Enrique
Map of Negros Occidental with San Enrique highlighted
San Enrique
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°25′N 122°51′E
Country Philippines
RegionWestern Visayas (Region VI)
ProvinceNegros Occidental
District4th district
Barangays10 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
  TypeSangguniang Bayan
  MayorJilson D. Tubillara
  Vice MayorMeschille R. Balenario
  CongresswomanJuliet Marie "Yoyet" D. Ferrer
  Electorate23,273 voters (2019)
Area
[2]
  Total28.84 km2 (11.14 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
  Total23,907
  Density830/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Economy
  Income class4th municipal income class
  Poverty incidence15.65% (2015)[4]
  Revenue (₱)63,090,306.81 (2016)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
6104
PSGC
IDD:area code+63(0)34
Climate typetropical climate
Native languagesHiligaynon
Tagalog

The town is notable for its signature delicacy buko pie.

Barangays

San Enrique is politically subdivided into 10 barangays.

  • Bagonawa
  • Baliwagan
  • Batuan
  • Guintorilan
  • Nayon
  • Poblacion
  • Sibucao
  • Tabao Baybay
  • Tabao Rizal
  • Tibsoc

Demographics

Population census of San Enrique
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 6,095    
1939 7,487+0.57%
1948 8,117+0.90%
1960 10,476+2.15%
1970 12,368+1.67%
1975 14,055+2.60%
1980 14,662+0.85%
1990 19,255+2.76%
1995 20,649+1.32%
2000 22,091+1.46%
2007 22,987+0.55%
2010 23,189+0.32%
2015 23,907+0.58%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

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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