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Salcedo
Municipality
Map of Northern Samar with Salcedo highlighted
Map of Northern Samar with Salcedo highlighted
Salcedo is located in Philippines
Salcedo
Salcedo
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°09′N 125°40′E / 11.150°N 125.667°E / 11.150; 125.667Coordinates: 11°09′N 125°40′E / 11.150°N 125.667°E / 11.150; 125.667
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Eastern Samar
Congr. district Lone district of E. Samar
Barangays 41
Government[1]
 • Mayor Melchor Llego Melgar
Area[2]
 • Total 113.80 km2 (43.94 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 19,970
 • Density 180/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6807
Dialing code 55

Salcedo is a fifth class municipality in the province of Eastern Samar, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 19,970 people.[3]

History[edit]

In 1959, the sitio of Balud was converted into a barrio.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Salcedo is politically subdivided into 41 barangays.[2]

  • Abejao
  • Alog
  • Asgad
  • Bagtong
  • Balud
  • Barangay 1 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 13 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 2 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 3 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 4 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 5 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 6 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 7 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 8 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 9 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 10 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 11 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 12 (Pob.)
  • Buabua
  • Burak
  • Butig
  • Cagaut
  • Camanga
  • Cantomoja
  • Carapdapan
  • Caridad
  • Casili-on
  • Iberan
  • Jagnaya
  • Lusod
  • Malbog
  • Maliwaliw
  • Matarinao
  • Naparaan
  • Seguinon
  • San Roque (Bugay)
  • Santa Cruz
  • Tacla-on
  • Tagbacan
  • Palanas
  • Talangdawan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Salcedo
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 16,597 —    
1995 16,026 −0.65%
2000 16,971 +1.24%
2007 18,680 +1.33%
2010 19,970 +2.46%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 24 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Eastern Samar". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 24 April 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 24 April 2013. 
  4. ^ "R.A. No. 2095, An Act Converting the Sitio of Balud in the Municipality of Salcedo, Province of Samar, into a Barrio, to Be Known As the Barrio of Balud". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-13. 
  5. ^ "Province of Eastern Samar". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 14 August 2013. 

External links[edit]



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Rappler

Rappler
Sun, 05 Jan 2014 00:43:00 -0800

I had my formal elementary education in Salcedo, Eastern Samar, where the coastal areas facing the Pacific Ocean was badly hit by the super typhoon. Only a few minutes from Salcedo is the historic town of Guiuan, where I finished high school. This ...
 
Sun.Star
Sat, 20 Oct 2012 06:41:15 -0700

“Salcedo has been hit by several mining-related human rights violations in recent months,” Maderazo said during the executive summary presentation of the report on “Mining rush in Salcedo, Eastern Samar rakes up violence and social conflicts.”.
 
GMA News
Sun, 09 Dec 2012 19:01:55 -0800

A wealth of chromite is the curse of Salcedo, Eastern Samar. Residents and outsiders alike have stopped farming and fishing to dig for the valuable ore used in the production of stainless steel. As 'I-Witness' host Howie Severino found while making the ...

Samar News.com

Samar News.com
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:15:00 -0700

... Eastern Samar and Samar, DAR turned over the machines to the Carapdapan Small Farmers and Fishermen Producers Cooperative based in Salcedo, Eastern Samar and the Legaspi Farmers and Fishermen Association in Marabut, Samar, respectively.

InterAksyon

InterAksyon
Tue, 12 Nov 2013 00:52:36 -0800

9 Rizal St. Salcedo Eastern Samar. they were also the victims of typhoon yolanda. we were not able to contact them after the typhoon. Pls inform us any news from them . 09173239951. Reply · Like. · November 14, 2013 at 7:46pm. Add a Reply... Reply using.
 
GMA News
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 19:23:09 -0800

Kids turn toppled Tacloban houses into playgrounds. Young typhoon survivors on Wednesday, November 20, play a game called 'Sungka' inside a detached bathroom of a house that was destroyed during Typhoon Yolanda in Tacloban City nearly two weeks ...
 
Philippine Star
Mon, 18 Nov 2013 08:05:49 -0800

The Philippine STAR and Manila Bulletin both published photos of a US helicopter landing in Salcedo, Eastern Samar. Isolated barangays and coastal towns that were still not reached by aid are being served by 36 US choppers flying from the deck of the ...
 
Philippine Star
Fri, 15 Nov 2013 08:14:36 -0800

Father Edgar Abusejo of Salcedo, Eastern Samar rode his motorcycle for 3 days to reach Manila, to bring attention to the needs of his ravaged town of Salcedo. Antique Vice Governor Rhodora Cadiao reported 30,000 families affected in Antique, with 12 ...
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