Iguig, Cagayan

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Iguig
Municipality
St. James the Apostle Parish in Calvary Hills
St. James the Apostle Parish in Calvary Hills
Official seal of Iguig
Seal
Nickname(s): Holy Land of the North; Pottery Center of Cagayan
Map of Cagayan showing the location of Iguig
Map of Cagayan showing the location of Iguig
Iguig is located in Philippines
Iguig
Iguig
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 17°45′N 121°44′E / 17.75°N 121.73°E / 17.75; 121.73Coordinates: 17°45′N 121°44′E / 17.75°N 121.73°E / 17.75; 121.73
Country Philippines
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Cagayan
District 3rd District
Founded December 28, 1607
Barangays 23
Government[1]
 • Mayor Ferdinand B. Trinidad
Area[2]
 • Total 108.10 km2 (41.74 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 27,862
 • Density 260/km2 (670/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3504
IDD:area code +63 (0)78
Income class 4th class
Website www.iguig-cagayan.gov.ph

Iguig is a fourth class municipality in the province of Cagayan, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 27,862 people.[3] It is best known as the hometown of Dado Banatao, a well-known Filipino-American software engineer credited for having developed the first 10-Mbit Ethernet CMOS with silicon coupler data-link control and transreceiver chip.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Iguig is politically subdivided into 23 barangays.[2]

  • Ajat (Pob.)
  • Atulu
  • Baculud
  • Bayo
  • Campo
  • Dumpao
  • Gammad
  • Garab
  • Malabbac
  • Manaoag (Aquiliquilao)
  • Minanga Norte
  • Minanga Sur
  • Nattanzan (Pob.)
  • Redondo
  • Salamague
  • San Esteban (Capitan)
  • San Isidro (Ugac West)
  • San Lorenzo
  • San Vicente (Ugac East)
  • Santa Barbara
  • Santa Rosa
  • Santa Teresa (Gammad Sur)
  • Santiago

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Iguig
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 3,800 —    
1918 5,413 +2.39%
1939 8,205 +2.00%
1948 8,115 −0.12%
1960 11,263 +2.77%
1970 13,684 +1.96%
1975 14,286 +0.87%
1980 15,760 +1.98%
1990 18,598 +1.67%
1995 19,100 +0.50%
2000 21,858 +2.93%
2007 26,096 +2.47%
2010 25,559 −0.75%
2015 27,862 +1.66%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

In the 2015 census, the population of Iguig was 27,862 people,[3] with a density of 260 inhabitants per square kilometre or 670 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. ^ http://www.phildev.org/ourteam/
  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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