Roseller Lim, Zamboanga Sibugay

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This article is about the town. For the person it was named after, see Roseller T. Lim.
Roseller Lim
Municipality
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Roseller Lim highlighted
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Roseller Lim highlighted
Roseller Lim is located in Philippines
Roseller Lim
Roseller Lim
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 07°42′N 122°28′E / 7.700°N 122.467°E / 7.700; 122.467Coordinates: 07°42′N 122°28′E / 7.700°N 122.467°E / 7.700; 122.467
Country Philippines
Region Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
Province Zamboanga Sibugay
District 2nd District of Zamboanga Sibugay
Barangays 26
Government[1]
 • Mayor Danilo Piodena
Area[2]
 • Total 300.00 km2 (115.83 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 37,216
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7002
Dialing code 62
Income class 3rd class

Roseller Lim is a third class municipality in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 37,216 people.[3]

The town is named in honor of the first Senator from Zamboanga, Senator Roseller T. Lim.

Barangays[edit]

Roseller Lim is politically subdivided into 26 barangays.[2]

  • Ali Alsree
  • Balansag
  • Calula
  • Casacon
  • Don Perfecto
  • Gango
  • Katipunan
  • Kulambugan
  • Mabini
  • Magsaysay
  • Malubal
  • New Antique
  • New Sagay
  • Palmera
  • Pres. Roxas
  • Remedios
  • San Antonio
  • San Fernandino
  • San Jose
  • Santo Rosario
  • Siawang
  • Silingan
  • Surabay
  • Taruc
  • Tilasan
  • Tupilac

Demographics[edit]

Population census
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 29,325 —    
1995 31,291 +1.22%
2000 34,152 +1.89%
2007 34,952 +0.32%
2010 37,216 +2.31%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

List of former mayors[edit]

  • Romeo Billote
  • Camilo Bicoy
  • Danilo "Dan" Piodena
  • Michael "Papong" Piodena - present

Education[edit]

Roseller Lim has a many elementary and high schools, as well as colleges.

Elementary[edit]

  • Surabay Central Elementary School
  • Surabay SPED
  • Magsaysay Elementary School
  • Kulambugan Elementary School
  • Katipunan Elementary School
  • Silingan Elementary School
  • Tupilac Elementary School
  • Malubal Elementary School
  • San Jose Primary School
  • Siawang Elementary School
  • Taruc Elementary School
  • Butalian Elementary School

Secondary[edit]

  • Surabay National High School (SNHS)
  • Malubal High school (MHS)
  • Sto. Rosario National High school (SrNHS)
  • San Fernandino National High School (SFNHS)

Tertiary[edit]

  • Western Sibugay College (WESCO)
  • Western Mindanao Cooperative College-Annex (WMCC)

Churches[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 5 August 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: ZAMBOANGA SIBUGAY". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 5 August 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 5 August 2014. 

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