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Sorsogon City

Sorsogon City Sorsogon
Administration
Full nameSorsogon
Settlement typeCity
CountryPhilippines
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
ProvinceSorsogon
District1st district of Sorsogon
CityhoodAugust 16, 2000
Government
MayorHon. Leovic Dioneda
Geography
Total Area130.5 sq mi (338.20 km2)
Demography
Total Population151454 (2007)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zonePHT (UTC+8)
ZIP Code4700
Income class2nd class city; partially urban

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Sorsogon City is a 2nd class city in Sorsogon, Philippines. It is the capital city of the province of Sorsogon The city is located at southernmost tip province of Luzon. This city was formed by merging the Bacon and Sorsogon towns. The city serves a trans-shipment point from the Visayas and Mindanao provinces. The city is also dubbed as "Gateway to Southern Philippines". Sorsogon City is one of the region’s leading cities in urbanization, Bicol's largest city in terms of land area and one of its most populous cities as well.


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