Bucloc, Abra

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Bucloc
Municipality of Bucloc
Official seal of Bucloc
Seal
Map of Abra showing the location of Bucloc
Location within Abra province
Bucloc is located in Philippines
Bucloc
Bucloc
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 17°26′N 120°52′E / 17.44°N 120.86°E / 17.44; 120.86Coordinates: 17°26′N 120°52′E / 17.44°N 120.86°E / 17.44; 120.86
Country Philippines
Region Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
Province Abra
District Lone District of Abra
Barangays 4 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Gybel B. Cardenas
Area[2]
 • Total 63.77 km2 (24.62 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 2,501
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
 • Voter(2016)[4] 1,895
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2817
IDD:area code +63 (0)74
Income class 6th class
PSGC 140104000

Bucloc, officially the Municipality of Bucloc (Ilocano: Ili ti Bucloc, Filipino: Bayan ng Bucloc), is a municipality in the province of Abra in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) of the Philippines. The population was 2,501 at the 2015 census.[3] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 1,895 registered voters.[4]

Geography[edit]

Bucloc is located at 17°26′N 120°52′E / 17.44°N 120.86°E / 17.44; 120.86.

According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, the municipality has a land area of 63.77 square kilometres (24.62 sq mi)[2] constituting 1.53% of the 4,165.25-square-kilometre- (1,608.21 sq mi) total area of Abra.

Barangays[edit]

Bucloc is politically subdivided into 4 barangays.[5]


PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[6]
140104001 Ducligan 23.3% 582 437 5.61%
140104002 Labaan 27.2% 681 587 2.87%
140104004 Lamao (Poblacion) 22.6% 566 546 0.69%
140104003 Lingay 26.9% 672 606 1.99%
Total 2,501 2,176 2.69%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Bucloc
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 1,932 —    
1995 1,919 −0.13%
2000 2,109 +2.04%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
2007 2,227 +0.75%
2010 2,176 −0.84%
2015 2,501 +2.69%

In the 2015 census, Bucloc had a population of 2,501.[3] The population density was 39 inhabitants per square kilometre (100/sq mi).

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 1,895 registered voters.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Abra". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d e "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ "Municipal: Bucloc, Abra". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  6. ^ a b "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ "Province of Abra". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  8. ^ "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 

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