Mankayan, Benguet

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Official seal of Mankayan
Location in the province of Benguet
Location in the province of Benguet
Mankayan is located in Philippines
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°52′N 120°47′E / 16.867°N 120.783°E / 16.867; 120.783Coordinates: 16°52′N 120°47′E / 16.867°N 120.783°E / 16.867; 120.783
Country  Philippines
Region Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
Province Benguet
District Lone district of Benguet
Founded 1955
Barangays 13
 • Mayor Materno Ringor Luspian
 • Total 130.48 km2 (50.38 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 35,586
 • Density 270/km2 (710/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2608
Dialing code 74
Income class 1st class

Mankayan is a first class municipality in the province of Benguet, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 35,586 people.[3]

The former municipal district of Mankayan was converted into a municipality in 1955.[4]


Mankayan is the north-westernmost municipality of the province of Benguet. It is bounded by Bakun on the west, Buguias on the southeast, Tadian and Bauko on the east, and Cervantes on the northwest.


The 12 barangays of the Municipality of Mankayan[5]
Rank Barangay Population Rank Barangay Population
1 Balili 6,236 8 Guinaoang 1,855
2 Paco 6,035 9 Cabiten 1,854
3 Tabio 3,792 10 Taneg 1,666
4 Bulalacao 3,349 11 Colalo 1,232
5 Sapid 3,271 12 Bedbed 864
6 Poblacion 3,084 Mankayan Total 35,586
7 Palasaan 2,348


Population census of Mankayan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 32,889 —    
1995 34,699 +1.01%
2000 34,502 −0.12%
2007 34,563 +0.02%
2010 35,586 +1.07%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][6]


Elementary schools[edit]

The 35 public elementary schools of Mankayan (2012-2013)[7]
School Barangay
Am-am Elementary School Balili
Ampuntoc Primary School Colalo
Ayosep Primary School Balili
Baguyos Primary School Colalo
Balili Elementary School Balili
Bato Primary School Tabio
Bedbed Elementary School Bedbed
Bulalacao Elementary School Bulalacao
Ca-ew Elementary School Bulalacao
Cabacab Elementary School Balili
Cabitin Elementary School Cabiten
Cada Primary School Balili
Camanpaguey Elementary School Cabiten
Colalo Elementary School Colalo
Cotcot Primary School (Cotcot)
Guiweng Primary School Tabio
Guinaoang Elementary School Guinaoang
Kema Primary School Tabio
Lap-angan Primary School (Lap-angan)
Las-igan Elementary School Cabiten
Lepanto Elementary School Paco
Mankayan Central School Poblacion
Mantiyeng Primary School Cabiten
Marivic Elementary School Sapid
Mogao Elementary School Balili
Pacda Primary School Palasaan
Paco Elementary School Paco
Palatong Elementary School Tabio
Payeo Primary School Bedbed
Sapid Elementary School Sapid
Sayapot Primary School Balili
Suyoc Elementary School Taneg
Taneg Elementary School Taneg
Taneg Primary School Taneg
Ulsino Primary School --

Secondary schools[edit]

The 9 public secondary schools of Mankayan (2013-2014)[8]
School Barangay
Balili National High School Balili
Balili National High School - Cabacab Annex Balili
Bedbed National High School Bedbed
Bulalacao National High School Bulalacao
Cabiten National High School Cabiten
Guinaoang National High School Guinaoang
Lepanto National High School Paco
Lepanto National High School - Palatong Annex Tabio
Mankayan National High School Poblacion


  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 13 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Benguet". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 13 August 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 13 August 2013. 
  4. ^ "An Act to Convert the Municipal District of Mankayan, Sub-province of Benguet, Mountain Province, into a Municipality". Retrieved 2011-04-11. 
  5. ^ "2010 Census of Population and Housing: Population Counts - Cordillera Administrative Region" (PDF). National Statistics Office (Philippines), April 4, 2012. Retrieved 16 November 2014. 
  6. ^ "Province of Benguet". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 12 August 2013. 
  7. ^ "Masterlist of Public Elementary Schools for the School year 2012- 2013" (XLSX). Department of Education (Philippines), July 4, 2013. Retrieved 20 November 2014. 
  8. ^ "Masterlist of Secondary Schools (School Year 2013- 2014)" (XLSX). Department of Education (Philippines), July 4, 2013. Retrieved 20 November 2014. 

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