Talusan, Zamboanga Sibugay

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Talusan
Municipality
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Talusan highlighted
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Talusan highlighted
Talusan is located in Philippines
Talusan
Talusan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 07°20′N 122°53′E / 7.333°N 122.883°E / 7.333; 122.883Coordinates: 07°20′N 122°53′E / 7.333°N 122.883°E / 7.333; 122.883
Country Philippines
Region Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
Province Zamboanga Sibugay
District 1st District of Zamboanga Sibugay
Founded November 11, 1977
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Orlando Ramiso
Area[2]
 • Total 58.16 km2 (22.46 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 25,268
 • Density 430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7012
Dialing code 62
Income class 5th class

Talusan is a fifth class municipality in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 25,268 people.[3] It is the smallest municipality of the province, both in area and population.[2]

The municipality is located in the central part of Olutanga Island.

Barangays[edit]

Talusan is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.[2]

  • Aurora
  • Baganipay
  • Bolingan
  • Bualan
  • Cawilan
  • Florida
  • Kasigpitan
  • Laparay
  • Mahayahay
  • Moalboal
  • Poblacion (Talusan)
  • Sagay
  • Samonte
  • Tuburan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Talusan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 9,488 —    
1995 15,012 +8.98%
2000 18,394 +4.45%
2007 22,875 +3.05%
2010 25,268 +3.69%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

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 c "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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