Santa Cruz, Municipality of Placer, Province of Surigao del Norte

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
MunicipalityPlacer
Postal code8405
Population (2015)2,616
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Coordinates9.6370, 125.5348

Santa Cruz is a barangay in the municipality of Placer, in the province of Surigao del Norte. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,616. This represented 9.66% of the total population of Placer.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Santa Cruz is 5 to 9, with 284 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 31 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 150
1 to 4230
5 to 9284
10 to 14263
15 to 19252
20 to 24192
25 to 29225
30 to 34171
35 to 39154
40 to 44142
45 to 49142
50 to 54116
55 to 59136
60 to 6496
65 to 6965
70 to 7433
75 to 7934
80 and over31
Total2,616

Historical population

The population of Santa Cruz grew from 1,946 in 1990 to 2,616 in 2015, an increase of 670 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.54%, or an increase of 73 people, from the previous population of 2,543 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1,946
1,876-0.68%
2,1893.36%
2,5342.04%
2,5430.13%
2,6160.54%

Location

Santa Cruz is situated at approximately 9.6370, 125.5348, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 79.9 meters or 262.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Santa Cruz shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.