MacArthur, Leyte

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MacArthur
Municipality
Map of Leyte with MacArthur highlighted
Map of Leyte with MacArthur highlighted
MacArthur is located in Philippines
MacArthur
MacArthur
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°51′N 124°57′E / 10.850°N 124.950°E / 10.850; 124.950Coordinates: 10°51′N 124°57′E / 10.850°N 124.950°E / 10.850; 124.950
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Leyte
Congr. district 2nd district of Leyte
Barangays 31
Government[1]
 • Mayor Rene R. Leria
Area[2]
 • Total 57.57 km2 (22.23 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 18,724
 • Density 330/km2 (840/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6509
Dialing code 53

MacArthur is a fifth class municipality in the province of Leyte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 18,724 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

MacArthur is politically subdivided into 31 barangays.[2]

  • Batug
  • Burabod
  • Capudlosan
  • Casuntingan
  • Causwagan
  • Danao
  • General Luna
  • Kiling
  • Lanawan
  • Liwayway
  • Maya
  • Oguisan
  • Osmeña
  • Palale 1
  • Palale 2
  • Poblacion District 1
  • Poblacion District 2
  • Poblacion District 3
  • Pongon
  • Quezon
  • Romualdez
  • Salvacion
  • San Antonio
  • San Isidro
  • San Pedro
  • San Vicente
  • Santa Isabel
  • Tin-awan
  • Tuyo
  • Doña Josefa
  • Villa Imelda

Demographics[edit]

Population census of MacArthur
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 13,159 —    
1995 16,645 +4.50%
2000 16,844 +0.26%
2007 17,608 +0.61%
2010 18,724 +2.26%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 28 June 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Leyte". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 28 June 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 28 June 2013. 

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