San Francisco, Province of Surigao del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
Barangay count11
Postal code8401
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBohol Sea
Philippine major island(s)Mindanao
Area (2007)56.72 km2 (21.90 sq mi)
Population (2015)14,552
Density (2015)257 / km2 (664 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 47' North, 125° 25' East (9.7779, 125.4239)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.9 meters (25.9 feet)

San Francisco, formerly known as Anao-Aon, is a coastal municipality in the province of Surigao del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 56.72 square kilometers or 21.90 square miles which constitutes 2.87% of Surigao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 14,552. This represented 3.00% of the total population of Surigao del Norte province, or 0.56% of the overall population of the Caraga region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 257 inhabitants per square kilometer or 664 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Francisco has 11 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)
Amontay7.28%1,06085723.69%4.13%
Balite12.61%1,8351,61613.55%2.45%
Banbanon8.19%1,1921,03315.39%2.76%
Diaz12.23%1,7791,53515.90%2.85%
Honrado9.40%1,3681,2687.89%1.46%
Jubgan10.91%1,5871,4827.09%1.31%
Linongganan6.89%1,0039129.98%1.83%
Macopa5.33%7767365.43%1.01%
Magtangale5.79%84374912.55%2.28%
Oslao8.12%1,1821,196-1.17%-0.22%
Poblacion13.24%1,9271,951-1.23%-0.24%
San Francisco Total14,55213,3359.13%1.68%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Francisco for the fiscal year of 2016 was 52,077,121.45.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200929,215,915.80
201030,865,254.735.65%
201133,641,207.988.99%
201232,818,304.79-2.45%
201337,027,088.3912.82%
201441,727,513.8312.69%
201547,645,022.2714.18%
201652,077,121.459.30%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in San Francisco is 10 to 14, with 1,664 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 159 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1288
1 to 41,207
5 to 91,539
10 to 141,664
15 to 191,471
20 to 241,216
25 to 291,058
30 to 34922
35 to 39926
40 to 44832
45 to 49736
50 to 54734
55 to 59603
60 to 64401
65 to 69340
70 to 74269
75 to 79187
80 and over159
Total14,552

Historical population

The population of San Francisco grew from 6,272 in 1960 to 14,552 in 2015, an increase of 8,280 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.68%, or an increase of 1,217 people, from the previous population of 13,335 in 2010.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,272
6,4860.33%
7,5723.16%
8,6742.75%
9,4450.86%
10,0051.08%
11,5213.07%
12,4491.07%
13,3352.53%
14,5521.68%

Location

The municipal center of San Francisco is situated at approximately 9° 47' North, 125° 25' East, in the island of Mindanao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.9 meters or 25.9 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 San Francisco are Surigao City, Cabadbaran, Maasin, Butuan, Gingoog, and Tandag. The nearest municipalities are Sison, Malimono, Tagana-an, San Ricardo, Placer, and Basilisa. Its distance from the national capital is 719.16 kilometers (446.87 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 719.16 kilometers (446.87 miles) to the Northwest (N42°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 14,552, ranked 1,362 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 21.90 square kilometers, ranked 1,271 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 257 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 755 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.68%, ranked 865 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. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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