Abulug, Cagayan

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Abulug
Municipality
Official seal of Abulug
Seal
Map of Cagayan showing the location of Abulug
Map of Cagayan showing the location of Abulug
Abulug is located in Philippines
Abulug
Abulug
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 18°27′N 121°27′E / 18.45°N 121.45°E / 18.45; 121.45Coordinates: 18°27′N 121°27′E / 18.45°N 121.45°E / 18.45; 121.45
Country Philippines
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Cagayan
District 2nd District
Barangays 20
Government[1]
 • Mayor Jesus Emmanuel P. Vargas
Area[2]
 • Total 162.60 km2 (62.78 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 32,497
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3517
IDD:area code +63 (0)78
Income class 3rd class

Abulug is a third class municipality in the province of Cagayan, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 32,497 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Abulug is politically subdivided into 20 barangays.[2] In 1957, barrio Colonia was renamed to Libertad.[4]

  • Alinunu
  • Bagu
  • Banguian
  • Calog Norte
  • Calog Sur
  • Canayun
  • Centro (Poblacion)
  • Dana-Ili
  • Guiddam
  • Libertad
  • Lucban
  • Pinili
  • Santa Filomena
  • Santo Tomas
  • Siguiran
  • Simayung
  • Sirit
  • San Agustin
  • San Julian
  • Santa Rosa

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Abulug
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 8,329 —    
1918 6,459 −1.68%
1939 10,929 +2.54%
1948 11,433 +0.50%
1960 14,458 +1.98%
1970 19,206 +2.88%
1975 21,293 +2.09%
1980 23,916 +2.35%
1990 24,562 +0.27%
1995 23,548 −0.79%
2000 26,683 +2.72%
2007 28,769 +1.04%
2010 30,675 +2.36%
2015 32,497 +1.10%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]


In the 2015 census, the population of Abulug, Cagayan, was 32,497 people,[3] with a density of 200 inhabitants per square kilometre or 520 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: CAGAYAN". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "An Act Changing the Name of Barrio Colonia, Municipality of Abulug, Province of Cagayan, to Libertad". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-12. [permanent dead link]
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Cagayan". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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