Mallig, Isabela

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Official seal of Mallig
Map of Isabela showing the location of Mallig
Map of Isabela showing the location of Mallig
Mallig is located in Philippines
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 17°12′N 121°37′E / 17.200°N 121.617°E / 17.200; 121.617Coordinates: 17°12′N 121°37′E / 17.200°N 121.617°E / 17.200; 121.617
Country Philippines
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Isabela
District 2nd District of Isabela
Barangays 18
 • Mayor Pedro A. Flores Sr.
 • Total 133.40 km2 (51.51 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 28,345
 • Density 210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3323
Dialing code 78
Income class 4th class; rural

Mallig is a fourth class municipality in the province of Isabela, Philippines. Mallig borders in the west with the town of Paracelis, Mountain Province.

According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 28,345 people.[3]


Mallig was formed into a town in 1952. The territory comprising Mallig was taken from different neighboring towns:

  • from Roxas: barrios of Holy Friday, San Jose (East), and San Jose (West)
  • from Ilagan City: barrios of Casili, Olango Primero, Olango Segundo, San Jose Nuevo, and Manano
  • from Tumauini: barrios of Barucbuc, Siempre Viva, Bimmonton, Pasurgong, Manga, and Settlement No. 1
  • from Sto. Tomas: barrios of Abut and Minagbag[4]


Mallig is politically subdivided into 18 barangays.[2]

  • San Pedro (Barucbuc Sur)
  • Bimonton
  • Casili
  • Centro I (Pob.)
  • Holy Friday
  • Maligaya
  • Manano
  • Olango
  • Centro II (Pob.)
  • Rang-ayan
  • San Jose Norte I
  • San Jose Sur
  • Siempre Viva Norte
  • Trinidad
  • Victoria
  • San Jose Norte II
  • San Ramon
  • Siempre Viva Sur


Population census of Mallig
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 22,060 —    
1995 23,344 +1.07%
2000 25,918 +2.27%
2007 27,245 +0.69%
2010 28,345 +1.45%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]


  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 Creating the Municipality of Mallig in the Province of Isabela". Retrieved 2011-04-09. 

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