Talalora, Samar

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Talalora
Municipality
Map of Samar with Talalora highlighted
Map of Samar with Talalora highlighted
Talalora is located in Philippines
Talalora
Talalora
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°31′N 124°51′E / 11.517°N 124.850°E / 11.517; 124.850Coordinates: 11°31′N 124°51′E / 11.517°N 124.850°E / 11.517; 124.850
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Samar
Congr. district 2nd district of Samar
Barangays 11
Government[1]
 • Mayor Leonilo T. Costelo
Area[2]
 • Total 27.96 km2 (10.80 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 7,983
 • Density 290/km2 (740/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6719
Dialing code 55

Talalora is a sixth class municipality in the province of Samar, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 7,983 people.[3] Talalora was created from the barrios of Mallorga, Tulac, Talalora, Tatabonan, Navatas, and Navatas Guti of the town of Villareal, by virtue of Republic Act No. 192.

Barangays[edit]

Talalora is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.[2]

  • Bo. Independencia
  • Malaguining
  • Mallorga
  • Navatas Daku
  • Navatas Guti
  • Placer
  • Poblacion Barangay I
  • Poblacion Barangay II
  • San Juan
  • Tatabunan
  • Victory

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Talalora
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 6,112 —    
1995 6,565 +1.35%
2000 6,580 +0.05%
2007 7,535 +1.89%
2010 7,983 +2.12%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 15 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Samar (Western Samar)". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 15 May 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 15 May 2013. 
  4. ^ "Province of Western Samar". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 21 August 2013. 

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