Kumalarang, Zamboanga del Sur

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Kumalarang
Municipality of Kumalarang
Map of Zamboanga del Sur with Kumalarang highlighted
Map of Zamboanga del Sur with Kumalarang highlighted
Kumalarang is located in Philippines
Kumalarang
Kumalarang
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°45′N 123°09′E / 7.75°N 123.15°E / 7.75; 123.15Coordinates: 7°45′N 123°09′E / 7.75°N 123.15°E / 7.75; 123.15
Country Philippines
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga del Sur
District2nd District
FoundedAugust 28, 1959
Barangays18 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorBalong Molina
 • Vice MayorAllan Damas
 • CongressmanJun Babasa
 • Electorate14,816 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total151.49 km2 (58.49 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total28,469
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
7013
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)62
Climate typeTropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)90.2 million  (2016)
Native languagesSubanon language
Cebuano
Chavacano
Tagalog
Websitewww.zds-kumalarang.gov.ph

Kumalarang, officially the Municipality of Kumalarang, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 28,469 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Kumalarang is politically subdivided into 18 barangays.

  • Bogayo
  • Bolisong
  • Boyugan East
  • Boyugan West
  • Bualan
  • Diplo
  • Gawil
  • Gusom
  • Kitaan Dagat
  • Lantawan
  • Limamawan
  • Mahayahay
  • Pangi
  • Picanan
  • Poblacion
  • Salagmanok
  • Secade
  • Suminalum

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Kumalarang
YearPop.±% p.a.
1918 3,620—    
1960 6,366+1.35%
1970 19,011+11.55%
1975 24,093+4.87%
1980 16,839−6.91%
1990 20,928+2.20%
1995 24,446+2.95%
2000 24,926+0.42%
2007 27,280+1.25%
2010 28,210+1.23%
2015 28,469+0.17%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province: Zamboanga del Sur". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Zamboanga del Sur". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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