Trento, Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceAgusan del Sur
Barangay count16
Postal code8505
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)555.70 km2 (214.56 sq mi)
Population (2015)51,565
Density (2015)93 / km2 (240 / sq mi)
Coordinates8° 3' North, 126° 4' East (8.0459, 126.0614)
Estimated elevation above sea level39.1 meters (128.2 feet)

Trento is a municipality in the landlocked province of Agusan del Sur.

The municipality has a land area of 555.70 square kilometers or 214.56 square miles which constitutes 5.56% of Agusan del Sur's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 51,565. This represented 7.36% of the total population of Agusan del Sur province, or 1.99% of the overall population of the Caraga region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 93 inhabitants per square kilometer or 240 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Trento has 16 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Basa4.62%2,3821,92723.61%4.12%
Cebolin2.12%1,09398810.63%1.94%
Cuevas4.39%2,2652,0709.42%1.73%
Kapatungan7.93%4,0913,9473.65%0.68%
Langkila‑an4.34%2,2361,82222.72%3.98%
Manat7.33%3,7813,6024.97%0.93%
New Visayas1.76%9068289.42%1.73%
Pangyan1.06%549568-3.35%-0.65%
Poblacion35.18%18,13916,8807.46%1.38%
Pulang‑lupa6.50%3,3533,1675.87%1.09%
Salvacion5.03%2,5942,18418.77%3.33%
San Ignacio1.86%95978122.79%3.99%
San Isidro3.32%1,7131,760-2.67%-0.51%
San Roque2.61%1,3481,21411.04%2.01%
Santa Maria8.79%4,5353,78119.94%3.52%
Tudela3.14%1,6211,674-3.17%-0.61%
Trento Total51,56547,1939.26%1.70%

Historical population

The population of Trento grew from 11,815 in 1970 to 51,565 in 2015, an increase of 39,750 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.70%, or an increase of 4,372 people, from the previous population of 47,193 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,815
16,0846.39%
19,2573.67%
31,3134.98%
36,9463.15%
41,6962.63%
46,2471.44%
47,1930.74%
51,5651.70%

Location

The municipal center of Trento is situated at approximately 8° 3' North, 126° 4' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 39.1 meters or 128.2 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Trento are Bislig, Tagum, Bayugan, Panabo, Malaybalay, and Valencia. The nearest municipalities are Santa Josefa, Veruela, Bunawan, Monkayo, Loreto, and Rosario. Its distance from the national capital is 911.85 kilometers (566.60 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 911.85 kilometers (566.60 miles) to the Northwest (N37°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 51,565, ranked 513 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 214.56 square kilometers, ranked 118 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 93 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,358 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.70%, ranked 535 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal codes are from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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