Philippine Associated Smelting and Refining Corp.
Map of Leyte with Isabel highlighted
|Region||Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)|
|District||4th district of Leyte|
|Established||15 January 1948|
|Barangay||24 (see § Barangays)|
|• Mayor||Marcos Cerillo (LP)|
|• Vice mayor||Nicanor Pinar|
|• Total||64.01 km2 (24.71 sq mi)|
|Population (2015 census)|
|• Density||730/km2 (1,900/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)53|
|Income class||1st municipal income class|
|Electorate||31,299 voters as of 2016|
It is bounded to the east by the municipality of Merida and to the north by the municipality of Palompon. Nearest landfall south is Ponson Island (Camotes) at about 7.2 kilometres (4.5 mi; 3.9 nmi). Nearest landfall west is coastal Tabogon, Cebu at about 50 kilometres (31 mi; 27 nmi).
- Marvel (Pob.)
- Monte Alegre
- Puting Bato
- San Francisco
- San Roque
- Santa Cruz Relocation
- Santo Niño (Pob.)
- Santo Rosario
The town was formally established and created by carving out the villages of Quiot, Sta. Cruz, Libertad, Matlang, Tolingon, Bantigue, Apale and Honan from the town of Merida, by the passage of Republic Act No. 191.
|Population census of Isabel|
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority|
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- Republic Act No. 191 of 22 June 1947 AN ACT CREATING THE MUNICIPALITY OF ISABEL, PROVINCE OF LEYTE
- Presidential Proclamation No. 49 of 8 January 1948 FIXING THE DATE FOR THE INAUGURATION OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF ISABELA, PROVINCE OF LEYTE
- Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
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