Catubig, Northern Samar

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Catubig)
Jump to: navigation, search
Catubig
Municipality
Map of Northern Samar showing the location of Catubig.
Map of Northern Samar showing the location of Catubig.
Catubig is located in Philippines
Catubig
Catubig
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 12°24′N 125°03′E / 12.400°N 125.050°E / 12.400; 125.050Coordinates: 12°24′N 125°03′E / 12.400°N 125.050°E / 12.400; 125.050
Country  Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Northern Samar
Barangays 47
Government[1]
 • Mayor Galahad O. Vicencio
 • Vice Mayor Jesusimo Jr. Manlangit
Area[2]
 • Total 214.99 km2 (83.01 sq mi)
Population (2015)[3]
 • Total 33,025
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Catubignon
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6418
IDD:area code 55
Income class 3rd Class

Catubig is a third class municipality in the province of Northern Samar, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 33,025 people.[3]

History[edit]

During the Philippine–American War, Catubig was the scene of a battle between the warays and the Americans known as the Siege of Catubig. The Siege of Catubig was fought for four days beginning April 15, 1900.

Barangays[edit]

Catubig is politically subdivided into 47 barangays.

  • Anongo
  • Barangay 1 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 2 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 3 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 4 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 5 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 6 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 7 (Pob.)
  • Barangay 8 (Pob.)
  • Bonifacio
  • Boring
  • Cagbugna
  • Cagmanaba
  • Cagogobngan
  • Calingnan
  • Canuctan
  • Claro M. Recto (Lobedico)
  • D. Mercader (Bongog)
  • Guibwangan
  • Hinagonoyan
  • Hiparayan
  • Hitapi-an
  • Inoburan
  • Irawahan
  • Lenoyahan
  • Libon
  • Magongon
  • Magtuad
  • Manering
  • Nabulo
  • Nagoocan
  • Nahulid
  • Opong
  • Osang
  • Osmeña
  • P. Rebadulla
  • Roxas
  • Sagudsuron
  • San Antonio
  • San Francisco
  • San Jose (Hebobollao)
  • San Vicente
  • Santa Fe
  • Sulitan
  • Tangbo
  • Tungodnon
  • Vienna Maria

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Catubig
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 9,563 —    
1918 12,947 +2.04%
1939 18,736 +1.78%
1948 23,456 +2.53%
1960 15,553 −3.37%
1970 18,974 +2.01%
1975 21,063 +2.12%
1980 21,212 +0.14%
1990 22,057 +0.39%
1995 25,190 +2.52%
2000 26,917 +1.43%
2007 29,433 +1.24%
2010 31,723 +2.76%
2015 33,025 +0.77%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[4][5][6][7]

Landmarks[edit]

  • Hanging Bridge of Catubig
  • St. Joseph Parish Church
  • Battle of Catubig Shrine

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Archived from the original on 25 January 2013. Retrieved 18 April 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Northern Samar". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Archived from the original on 25 October 2007. Retrieved 18 April 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Archived from the original (PDF) on 20 March 2013. Retrieved 18 April 2013. 
  4. ^ Census of Population (2015). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Northern Samar". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

External links[edit]