Trento
Province of Agusan del Sur

Summary data
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 per km2
(240 per sq. mi)
Coordinates8° 3' North, 126° 4' East
(8.0459 ° N, 126.0614 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
39.1 meters
(128.2 feet)
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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. The 2015 Census records its population as 51,565 representing 7.36% of the total population of Agusan del Sur province, or 1.99% of the overall population of the Caraga region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 93 inhabitants per square kilometer or 240 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Trento has 16 barangays as shown in the following table.

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. Growth rate over this period, which was continuously positive, fluctuated between the range of [0.74%, 6.39%]. 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.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 150
1970 May 611,815
1975 May 116,0846.39%
1980 May 119,2573.67%
1990 May 131,3134.98%
1995 Sep 136,9463.15%
2000 May 141,6962.63%
2007 Aug 146,2471.44%
2010 May 147,1930.74%
2015 Aug 151,5651.70%
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The town center of Trento is situated at approximately 8° 3' North, 126° 4' East, which has an elevation 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.

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

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

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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