Luna, Isabela

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Luna
Municipality
Map of Isabela showing the location of Luna
Map of Isabela showing the location of Luna
Luna is located in Philippines
Luna
Luna
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°58′N 121°44′E / 16.967°N 121.733°E / 16.967; 121.733Coordinates: 16°58′N 121°44′E / 16.967°N 121.733°E / 16.967; 121.733
Country Philippines
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Isabela
District 3rd District of Isabela
Barangays 19
Government[1]
 • Mayor Jaime N. Atayde
Area[2]
 • Total 45.70 km2 (17.64 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 18,091
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3304
Dialing code 78
Income class 5th class; rural

Luna is a fifth class municipality in the province of Isabela, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 18,091 people.[3] Luna was formerly known as Antatet.[4] The municipality celebrates Bato Arts festivial during the 2014 Bambanti Festival.

Barangays[edit]

Luna is politically subdivided into 19 barangays.[2]

  • Bustamante
  • Centro 1 (Pob.)
  • Centro 2 (Pob.)
  • Centro 3 (Pob.)
  • Concepcion
  • Dadap
  • Harana
  • Lalog 1
  • Lalog 2
  • Luyao
  • Macañao
  • Macugay
  • Mambabanga
  • Pulay
  • Puroc
  • San Isidro
  • San Miguel
  • Santo Domingo
  • Union Kalinga

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Luna
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 12,335 —    
1995 13,255 +1.36%
2000 14,581 +2.06%
2007 15,884 +1.19%
2010 18,091 +4.85%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 9 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: ISABELA". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 9 January 2014. 
  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 9 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "An Act Changing the Name of the Municipality of Antatet in the Province of Isabela to Luna". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-09. 

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