Maconacon, Isabela

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Maconacon
Municipality
Aerial view of Maconacon after Typhoon Megi (2010)
Aerial view of Maconacon after Typhoon Megi (2010)
Map of Isabela showing the location of Maconacon
Map of Isabela showing the location of Maconacon
Maconacon is located in Philippines
Maconacon
Maconacon
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 17°26′N 122°14′E / 17.433°N 122.233°E / 17.433; 122.233Coordinates: 17°26′N 122°14′E / 17.433°N 122.233°E / 17.433; 122.233
Country Philippines
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Isabela
District 1st District, Isabela
Barangays 10
Government[1]
 • Mayor Lycelle Kate M. Domingo
Area[2]
 • Total 538.66 km2 (207.98 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 3,615
 • Density 6.7/km2 (17/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3333
Dialing code 78
Income class 3rd class; rural

Maconacon is a third class municipality in the province of Isabela, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it had a population of 3,615 people, making it the least populous municipality in the province.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Maconacon is politically subdivided into 10 barangays.[2]

  • Diana
  • Eleonor (Pob.)
  • Fely (Pob.)
  • Lita (Pob.)
  • Reina Mercedes
  • Minanga
  • Malasin
  • Canadam
  • Aplaya
  • Santa Marina (Dianggo)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Maconacon
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 7,259 —    
1995 5,895 −4.08%
2000 3,721 −8.79%
2007 3,991 +1.01%
2010 3,615 −3.24%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

Transportation[edit]

Maconacon is accessible via land and air. Its primary gateway is Maconacon Airport which connects this isolated town to Cauayan Airport, also in Isabela.

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. 

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