San Isidro, Province of Surigao del Norte

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupMindanao
RegionCaraga (Region XIII)
ProvinceSurigao del Norte
Barangay count12
Postal code8421
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesPhilippine Sea
Philippine major island(s)Siargao
Area (2007)42.03 km2 (16.23 sq mi)
Population (2015)7,325
Density (2015)174 / km2 (451 / sq mi)
Coordinates9° 56' North, 126° 5' East (9.9365, 126.0869)
Estimated elevation above sea level10.1 meters (33.0 feet)

San Isidro is a coastal municipality in the province of Surigao del Norte.

The municipality has a land area of 42.03 square kilometers or 16.23 square miles which constitutes 2.13% of Surigao del Norte's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 7,325. This represented 1.51% of the total population of Surigao del Norte province, or 0.28% of the overall population of the Caraga region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 174 inhabitants per square kilometer or 451 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Isidro has 12 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)
Buhing Calipay4.98%36532711.62%2.12%
Del Carmen29.13%2,1342,0703.09%0.58%
Del Pilar6.17%45237321.18%3.73%
Macapagal2.80%205221-7.24%-1.42%
Pacifico4.70%3443275.20%0.97%
Pelaez4.60%33726925.28%4.38%
Roxas14.18%1,0399618.12%1.50%
San Miguel3.02%22119314.51%2.61%
Santa Paz8.63%6326024.98%0.93%
Santo Niño6.20%454485-6.39%-1.25%
Tambacan5.38%3943871.81%0.34%
Tigasao10.21%748758-1.32%-0.25%
San Isidro Total7,3256,9735.05%0.94%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Isidro for the fiscal year of 2016 was 41,064,257.65.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200922,941,386.43
201024,358,025.096.18%
201126,385,553.108.32%
201225,507,327.54-3.33%
201328,865,641.1613.17%
201432,738,750.5013.42%
201537,225,582.4213.70%
201641,064,257.6510.31%

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 Isidro is 10 to 14, with 902 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 57 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 1124
1 to 4778
5 to 9769
10 to 14902
15 to 19805
20 to 24615
25 to 29520
30 to 34448
35 to 39435
40 to 44425
45 to 49366
50 to 54265
55 to 59227
60 to 64178
65 to 69177
70 to 74163
75 to 7971
80 and over57
Total7,325

Historical population

The population of San Isidro grew from 2,630 in 1960 to 7,325 in 2015, an increase of 4,695 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.94%, or an increase of 352 people, from the previous population of 6,973 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
2,630
3,8293.74%
5,6097.96%
7,5136.02%
5,245-3.53%
5,7911.87%
6,0580.97%
6,2290.38%
6,9734.19%
7,3250.94%

Location

The municipal center of San Isidro is situated at approximately 9° 56' North, 126° 5' East, in the island of Siargao. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.1 meters or 33.0 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 Isidro are Surigao City, Tandag, Cabadbaran, Butuan, Maasin, and Bayugan. The nearest municipalities are Pilar, Burgos, San Benito, Santa Monica, Del Carmen, and General Luna. Its distance from the national capital is 757.36 kilometers (470.60 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 757.36 kilometers (470.60 miles) to the Northwest (N46°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 7,325, ranked 1,509 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 16.23 square kilometers, ranked 1,397 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 174 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1,009 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.94%, ranked 1,112 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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