Clarin, Misamis Occidental

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Clarin
Municipality
Map of Misamis Occidental with Clarin highlighted
Map of Misamis Occidental with Clarin highlighted
Clarin is located in Philippines
Clarin
Clarin
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°12′N 123°51′E / 8.200°N 123.850°E / 8.200; 123.850Coordinates: 08°12′N 123°51′E / 8.200°N 123.850°E / 8.200; 123.850
Country Philippines
Region Northern Mindanao (Region X)
Province Misamis Occidental
District 2nd district of Misamis Occidental
Founded February 21, 1921
Barangays 29
Government[1]
 • Mayor Elsa Navarro
Area[2]
 • Total 84.50 km2 (32.63 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 35,573
 • Density 420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7201
Dialing code 88
Income class 4th

Clarin is a fourth class municipality in the province of Misamis Occidental, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 35,573 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Clarin is politically subdivided into 29 barangays.[2]

  • Bernad
  • Bito-on
  • Cabunga-an
  • Canibungan Daku
  • Canibungan Putol
  • Canipacan
  • Dalingap
  • Dela Paz
  • Dolores
  • Gata Daku
  • Gata Diot
  • Guba (Ozamis)
  • Kinangay Norte
  • Kinangay Sur
  • Lapasan
  • Lupagan
  • Malibangcao
  • Masabud
  • Mialen
  • Pan-ay
  • Penacio
  • Poblacion I
  • Poblacion II
  • Poblacion III
  • Poblacion IV
  • Segatic Daku
  • Segatic Diot
  • Sebasi
  • Tinacla-an

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Clarin
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 23,802 —    
1995 26,202 +1.82%
2000 29,712 +2.73%
2007 33,299 +1.58%
2010 35,573 +2.43%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

Economy[edit]

Most of the town's people earned their living through farming and fishing. Farming involves many rice fields that had been cultivated for the past years. Fishing provides both a lot of fishes and sea shells that were hiding in the deep areas of Panguil Bay.

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: MISAMIS OCCIDENTAL". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 14 July 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 14 July 2014. 

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