Mallig, Isabela

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Mallig
Municipality
Official seal of Mallig
Seal
Map of Isabela showing the location of Mallig
Map of Isabela showing the location of Mallig
Mallig is located in Philippines
Mallig
Mallig
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
Government[1]
 • Mayor Pedro A. Flores Sr.
Area[2]
 • 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
Website www.malligisabela.com

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]

History[edit]

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]

Barangays[edit]

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

Demographics[edit]

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]

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

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