Map of Cebu showing the location of Barili
|Region||Central Visayas (Region VII)|
|District||3rd district of Cebu|
|Barangay||42 (see § Barangays)|
|• Total||122.21 km2 (47.19 sq mi)|
|• Density||540/km2 (1,400/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)32|
|Income class||2nd class|
Barili is a second class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines, partly urban. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 65,524. Barili is located 61 kilometres (38 mi) southwest of Cebu City. It is bounded on the south by Dumanjug; on the north by Aloguinsan; on the east by Carcar and Sibonga; and on the west by the Tañon Strait. Its main tourist attraction is the Mantayupan Falls.
- Bugtong Kawayan
- San Rafael
- Santa Ana
The word barili comes from the name of a local grass called balili. The municipality was founded in 1632, though the parish of Barili was established in 1614. A cross was erected by Spaniards on their arrival at 1602, and still exists today.
|Population census of Barili|
|Source: National Statistics Office|
The population in 1903 was 31,617 persons.
The economic output of Barili is mainly rice, maize, bananas, vegetables and coconuts.
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- Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Barili". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press.
|Wikisource has the text of the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica article Barili.|