Camarines Sur

province of the Philippines

Camarines Sur (Central Bikol: Habagatan na Camarines; Tagalog: Timog Camarines) is a province in the Philippines located in the Bicol Region in Luzon. Its capital is Pili.

Camarines Sur
Province of Camarines Sur
Camarines Sur Provincial Capitol
Camarines Sur Provincial Capitol
Flag of Camarines Sur
Flag
Location in the Philippines
Location in the Philippines
Coordinates: 13°40′N 123°20′E / 13.67°N 123.33°E / 13.67; 123.33Coordinates: 13°40′N 123°20′E / 13.67°N 123.33°E / 13.67; 123.33
CountryPhilippines
RegionBicol Region (Region V)
Founded (Separated from Ambos Camarines)March 19, 1919
CapitalPili
Government
 • TypeSangguniang Panlalawigan
 • GovernorMiguel Luis R. Villafuerte (NP)
 • Vice GovernorImelda A. Papin
Area
 • Total5,497.03 km2 (2,122.42 sq mi)
Area rank16th out of 81
Highest elevation2,011.7 m (6,600.1 ft)
Population
 (2020 census)
 • Total2,068,244
 • Rank13th out of 81
 • Density380/km2 (970/sq mi)
 • Density rank19th out of 81
 Includes independent component city
Divisions
 • Independent cities
1
  • Naga
  • (Independent Component City)
 • Component cities
1
 • Municipalities
 • Barangays
 • Districts1st to 5th districts of Camarines Sur
(shared with Naga City)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
IDD:area code+63 (0)54
ISO 3166 codePH-CAS
Spoken languages
Websitecamarinessur.gov.ph

ReferencesEdit

  1. "List of Provinces". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Archived from the original on 11 January 2013. Retrieved 13 February 2013.