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Sto. Cristo
Barangay
The Barangay Sto. Cristo
The Map Zoning of Brgy. Sto Cristo
Coordinates: 14°39′37″N 121°1′48″E / 14.66028°N 121.03000°E / 14.66028; 121.03000Coordinates: 14°39′37″N 121°1′48″E / 14.66028°N 121.03000°E / 14.66028; 121.03000
CountryPhilippines
RegionNational Capital Region
CityQuezon City
District1st District of Quezon City
Government
 • TypeBarangay
 • Barangay ChairmanRey Mark John C. Navarro
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
Zip Code
1105
Area code(s)02

Sto. Cristo, (PSGC:[1]) is a Quezon City barangay located in North EDSA, a busy commercial area of shopping malls, transport hubs and office buildings.

Neighboring barangays include Bahay Toro in the north; Veterans Village in the South, Bungad in the southeast; Bagong Pag-asa in the east; Ramon Magsaysay in the west and Alicia in the northwest under the first Legislative district in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines.

Demography

As of the 2021 census of the National Statistics Office (Philippines), the population of Barangay Sto. Cristo is 25,000.[2]

Notable Landmarks

Philippine College of Surgeons

SM City North EDSA complex is located within the barangay as well as SMDC's The Grass Residences.

Future Development

Fern Residences, unofficially known as Towers 4 & 5 of the original The Grass Residences project, is under construction.

Government Schools and Offices

Sto. Cristo Elementary School

San Francisco High School

San Francisco satellite campus of Quezon City University, formerly known as Quezon City Polytechnic University

Quezon City Science High School

DepEd offices for the National Capital Region and Quezon City Division

DSWD Study and Reception Center for Children

Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan officials

List of Punong Barangay

Full Name Term Began Term Ended
REY MARK JOHN C. NAVARRO June 30, 2018 June 30, 2020[4]
November 30, 2013 June 30, 2018

Members of Sangguniang Barangay

Title Name
Barangay Captain
Punong Barangay
Rey Mark John C. Navarro
SK Chairperson
Sangguniang Kabataan
Krisandra Nica V. Renegin
Secretary
Kalihim
Joseph D. Lim
Treasurer
Ingat Yaman
Rowena R. Sarmiento
Barangay Councilors
Kagawad
Neilson N. Cruz
Rizaldy C. Nepomuceno
Rogelio C. Baclig
Wilfredo N. Saludez
Sheila Marie S. Gallanosa
Antonio B. Panlilio
Jose Rizaldo A. Halili

The new Barangay and SK Councils were elected on May 14, 2018.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Philippine Standard Geographic Code (PSGC) - Barangay Sto. Cristo". Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved May 12, 2020.
  2. ^ "Population of the National Capital Region (Based on the 2015 Census of Population)". Philippine Statistics Authority. May 31, 2016. Retrieved 2018-07-12.
  3. ^ "Quezon City Barangays". quezoncity.gov.ph. Retrieved 2018-07-12.
  4. ^ "RA 10952. An Act Postponing the October 2017 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections" (PDF). Official Gazette. October 10, 2017.http://www.officialgazet