Asuncion is a first class municipality in the province of Davao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 55,844 people.
Asuncion was formerly known as Saug. It was renamed in 1957.
Asuncion is politically subdivided into 20 barangays. Concepcion was elevated from being a sitio to a barrio in 1954. Del Pilar followed suit in 1957.
- Doña Andrea
- New Bantayan
- New Santiago
- Cambanogoy (Pob.)
- San Vicente
- Santa Filomena
- New Loon
In 1955, the barrio (barangay) of New Sabonga was transferred to the town of Compostela.
In 2004, Barangays Igangon, Kipalili, Sabangan, Sawata, Santo Niño, and Mamangan was transferred to the create municipality of San Isidro, Davao del Norte.
|Population census of Asuncion
|Source: National Statistics Office
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