Hamtic, Antique

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Hamtic
Municipality
Hamtic municipal hall
Hamtic municipal hall
Map of Antique with Hamtic highlighted
Map of Antique with Hamtic highlighted
Hamtic is located in Philippines
Hamtic
Hamtic
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°42′N 121°59′E / 10.700°N 121.983°E / 10.700; 121.983Coordinates: 10°42′N 121°59′E / 10.700°N 121.983°E / 10.700; 121.983
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Antique
District Lone district
Reestablished January 20, 1954
Barangays 47
Government[1]
 • Mayor Julius Ronald L. Pacificador
Area[2]
 • Total 113.03 km2 (43.64 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 45,983
 • Density 410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
Zip Code 5715
Dialing code 36

Hamtic (formerly named Antique) is a third class municipality in the province of Antique, Philippines, after which the province was named. It is the oldest town and the first capital of the province before it was transferred to San Jose de Buenavista in 1802.[4] According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 45,983 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Hamtic is politically subdivided into 47 barangays.[2]

  • Apdo
  • Asluman
  • Banawon
  • Bia-an
  • Bongbongan I-II
  • Bongbongan III
  • Botbot
  • Budbudan
  • Buhang
  • Calacja I
  • Calacja II
  • Calala
  • Cantulan
  • Caridad
  • Caromangay
  • Casalngan
  • Dangcalan
  • Del Pilar
  • Fabrica
  • Funda
  • General Fullon (Tina)
  • Guintas
  • Igbical
  • Igbucagay
  • Inabasan
  • Ingwan-Batangan
  • La Paz
  • Gov. Evelio B. Javier (Lanag)
  • Linaban
  • Malandog
  • Mapatag
  • Masanag
  • Nalihawan
  • Pamandayan (Botbot)
  • Pasu-Jungao
  • Piape I
  • Piape II
  • Piape III
  • Pili 1, 2, 3
  • Poblacion 1
  • Poblacion 2
  • Poblacion 3
  • Poblacion 4
  • Poblacion 5
  • Pu-ao
  • Suloc
  • Villavert-Jimenez

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Hamtic
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 34,394 —    
1995 36,167 +0.95%
2000 38,230 +1.20%
2007 42,375 +1.43%
2010 45,983 +3.02%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]


Hamtic Cemetery Chapel

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 11 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Antique". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 11 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 11 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "Hamtic". Official Antique Website. 2012. Retrieved 11 February 2013. 

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