Hadji Muhtamad, Basilan

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Hadji Muhtamad
Municipality
Map of Basilan showing the location of Hadji Muhtamad
Map of Basilan showing the location of Hadji Muhtamad
Hadji Muhtamad is located in Philippines
Hadji Muhtamad
Hadji Muhtamad
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 6°38′13.38″N 121°37′29.86″E / 6.6370500°N 121.6249611°E / 6.6370500; 121.6249611Coordinates: 6°38′13.38″N 121°37′29.86″E / 6.6370500°N 121.6249611°E / 6.6370500; 121.6249611
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Basilan
Founded August 25, 2007
Barangays 10
Government[1]
 • Mayor Jamar A. Mansul
Area
 • Total 173.21 km2 (66.88 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 12,249
 • Density 71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7301
Dialing code 62
Income class 6th
Population census of Hadji Muhtamad, Basilan
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
2007 20,292 —    
2010 12,249 −15.49%
Source: National Statistics Office[2]

Hadji Muhtamad is a 6th class municipality in the province of Basilan, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 12,249 people in 4,059 households.

It was created out of the 10 barangays of Lantawan that were not on Basilan Island, by virtue of Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 200, which was subsequently ratified in a plebiscite held on August 25, 2007.

Barangays[edit]

Hadji Muhtamad is politically subdivided into 10 barangays.

  • Baluk-Baluk
  • Dasalan
  • Lubukan
  • Luukbungsod
  • Mananggal
  • Palahangan
  • Panducan
  • Sangbay Big
  • Sangbay Small
  • Tausan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 6 October 2013. 

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