Dumarao, Capiz

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Dumarao
Municipality
Map of Capiz with Dumarao highlighted
Map of Capiz with Dumarao highlighted
Dumarao is located in Philippines
Dumarao
Dumarao
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°16′N 122°41′E / 11.267°N 122.683°E / 11.267; 122.683Coordinates: 11°16′N 122°41′E / 11.267°N 122.683°E / 11.267; 122.683
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Capiz
Legislative district 2nd district of Capiz
Barangays 33
Government[1]
 • Mayor Leslie Warren A. Benjamin
Area[2]
 • Total 232.56 km2 (89.79 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 43,986
 • Density 190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5812
Dialing code 36

Dumarao is a second class municipality in the province of Capiz, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 43,986 people.[3] It was originally founded in 1580 and officially established by Spaniards under the advocacy of Our Lady of Snows.

Barangays[edit]

Dumarao is politically subdivided into 33 barangays.[2]

  • Agbatuan
  • Aglalana
  • Aglanot
  • Agsirab
  • Alipasiawan
  • Astorga
  • Bayog
  • Bungsuan
  • Calapawan
  • Codingle
  • Cubi
  • Dacuton
  • Dangula
  • Gibato
  • Guinotos
  • Jambad
  • Janguslob
  • Lawaan
  • Malonoy
  • Nagsulang
  • Ongol Ilawod
  • Ongol Ilaya
  • Poblacion Ilawod
  • Poblacion Ilaya
  • Sagrada Familia
  • Salcedo
  • San Juan
  • Sibariwan
  • Tamulalod
  • Taslan
  • Tina
  • Tinaytayan
  • Traciano / Agsalay

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Dumarao
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 36,801 —    
1995 38,037 +0.66%
2000 40,303 +1.16%
2007 42,603 +0.80%
2010 43,986 +1.07%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 15 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Capiz". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 15 February 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 15 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "Province of Capiz". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 

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