Buldon, Maguindanao

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Buldon
Municipality
Map of Maguindanao showing the location of Buldon
Map of Maguindanao showing the location of Buldon
Buldon is located in Philippines
Buldon
Buldon
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 07°31′N 124°22′E / 7.517°N 124.367°E / 7.517; 124.367Coordinates: 07°31′N 124°22′E / 7.517°N 124.367°E / 7.517; 124.367
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Maguindanao
Barangays 15
Government[1]
 • Mayor Abolais A. Manalao
Area
 • Total 429.40 km2 (165.79 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 35,282
 • Density 82/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9615
IDD:area code +63 (0)64
Income class 4th municipal income class
PSGC 153802000
Electorate 17,614 voters as of 2016
Website www.buldon.gov.ph

Buldon is a 4th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 35,282 people.[2]

The town was part of the province of Shariff Kabunsuan from October 2006 until its nullification by the Supreme Court in July 2008.

Barangays[edit]

Buldon is politically subdivided into 15 barangays.

  • Ampuan
  • Aratuc
  • Cabayuan
  • Calaan (Pob.)
  • Karim
  • Dinganen
  • Edcor (Gallego Edcor)
  • Kulimpang
  • Mataya
  • Minabay
  • Nuyo
  • Oring
  • Pantawan
  • Piers
  • Rumidas

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Buldon
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1918 686 —    
1939 2,693 +6.73%
1970 18,549 +6.42%
1975 16,383 −2.46%
1980 12,350 −5.49%
1990 22,730 +6.29%
1995 24,209 +1.19%
2000 26,903 +2.29%
2007 36,937 +4.47%
2010 33,729 −3.25%
2015 35,282 +0.86%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[2][3][4][5]

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 c Census of Population (2015). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 
  5. ^ "Province of Maguindanao". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 


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