Tantangan, South Cotabato

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Tantangan
Municipality
Map of South Cotabato with Tantangan highlighted
Map of South Cotabato with Tantangan highlighted
Tantangan is located in Philippines
Tantangan
Tantangan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 06°37′N 124°45′E / 6.617°N 124.750°E / 6.617; 124.750Coordinates: 06°37′N 124°45′E / 6.617°N 124.750°E / 6.617; 124.750
Country Philippines
Region SOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
Province South Cotabato
District 2nd district of South Cotabato
Barangays 13
Government[1]
 • Mayor Benjamin V. Figueroa
Area[2]
 • Total 113.10 km2 (43.67 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 40,461
 • Density 360/km2 (930/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9510
Dialing code 83
Income class 3rd

Tantangan is a third class municipality in the province of South Cotabato, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 40,461 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Tantangan is politically subdivided into 13 barangays.[2]

  • Bukay Pait
  • Cabuling
  • Dumadalig
  • Libas
  • Magon
  • Maibo
  • Mangilala
  • New Cuyapo
  • New Iloilo
  • New Lambunao
  • Poblacion
  • San Felipe
  • Tinongcop

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Tantangan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 25,526 —    
1995 30,044 +3.10%
2000 32,636 +1.79%
2007 35,825 +1.29%
2010 40,461 +4.53%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: South Cotabato". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 20 May 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 20 May 2014.