Barili, Cebu

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Barili
Municipality
Map of Cebu showing the location of Barili
Map of Cebu showing the location of Barili
Barili is located in Philippines
Barili
Barili
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°07′N 123°31′E / 10.117°N 123.517°E / 10.117; 123.517Coordinates: 10°07′N 123°31′E / 10.117°N 123.517°E / 10.117; 123.517
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Cebu
District 3rd district of Cebu
Founded 1632
Barangay 42 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
Area[2]
 • Total 122.21 km2 (47.19 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 65,524
 • Density 540/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6036
IDD:area code +63 (0)32
Income class 2nd class
PSGC 072210000

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.[3] 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.

Barangays[edit]

Barili comprises 42 barangays:[2]

  • Azucena
  • Bagakay
  • Balao
  • Bolocboloc
  • Budbud
  • Bugtong Kawayan
  • Cabcaban
  • Campangga
  • Dakit
  • Giloctog
  • Guibuangan
  • Giwanon
  • Gunting
  • Hilasgasan
  • Japitan
  • Cagay
  • Kalubihan
  • Kangdampas
  • Candugay
  • Luhod
  • Lupo
  • Luyo
  • Maghanoy
  • Maigang
  • Malolos
  • Mantalongon
  • Mantayupan
  • Mayana
  • Minolos
  • Nabunturan
  • Nasipit
  • Pancil
  • Pangpang
  • Paril
  • Patupat
  • Poblacion
  • San Rafael
  • Santa Ana
  • Sayaw
  • Tal-ot
  • Tubod
  • Vito

History[edit]

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.

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Barili
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 47,789 —    
1995 52,060 +1.62%
2000 57,764 +2.25%
2007 60,430 +0.62%
2010 65,524 +2.99%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

The population in 1903 was 31,617 persons.[4]

Economy[edit]

The economic output of Barili is mainly rice, maize, bananas, vegetables and coconuts.

References

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Cebu". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  4. ^  Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Barili". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. 

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