Talayan, Maguindanao

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Talayan
Municipality
Map of Maguindanao showing the location of Talayan
Map of Maguindanao showing the location of Talayan
Talayan is located in Philippines
Talayan
Talayan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 6°58′0″N 124°25′0″E / 6.96667°N 124.41667°E / 6.96667; 124.41667Coordinates: 6°58′0″N 124°25′0″E / 6.96667°N 124.41667°E / 6.96667; 124.41667
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Maguindanao
Barangays 15
Government[1]
 • Mayor Tungkang A. Midtimbang
Area
 • Total 143.84 km2 (55.54 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 16,042
 • Density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9612
Dialing code 64
Income class 4th
Population census of Talayan, Maguindanao
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 42,327 —    
1995 29,130 −6.76%
2000 33,129 +2.80%
2007 25,753 −3.41%
2010 16,042 −15.82%
Source: National Statistics Office[2]

Talayan is a 4th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 16,042 people in 4,758 households.

Datu Udzag Midtimbang was the first Mayor of the town, followed by a younger brother Datu Antao, and now Datu Ali. With these leaders, Talayan now and then remains as a place for everybody. Many projects now serve the public like concrete roads and lights in every home. A new public market is now being constructed under the leadership of Mayor Hadji Datu Ali.

Barangays[edit]

Talayan is politically subdivided into 15 barangays.

  • Boboguiron
  • Damablac
  • Fugotan
  • Fukol
  • Katibpuan
  • Kedati
  • Lanting
  • Linamunan
  • Marader
  • Binangga North
  • Binangga South
  • Talayan
  • Tamar
  • Tambunan I
  • Timbaluan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 6 October 2013. 


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