Leon B. Postigo, Zamboanga del Norte
|Leon B. Postigo|
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Leon B highlighted Postigo
|Region||Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)|
|Province||Zamboanga del Norte|
|District||3rd district of Zamboanga del Norte|
|Established||March 25, 1982|
|• Mayor||Rolando V. Tablezo|
|• Total||255.50 km2 (98.65 sq mi)|
|• Density||96/km2 (250/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|Income class||4th class|
The municipality, originally named Bacungan, was formed by virtue of Batas Pambansa No. 204 on March 25, 1982. It was renamed to its current name by virtue of Republic Act No. 6830 on December 30, 1989, in honor of Leon Bayot Postigo, a Philippine Constabulary corporal whose 10-hectare lot in the town was donated by his heirs to the local government.
- Bacungan (poblacion)
- Santa Maria
|Population census of Leon B. Postigo|
|Source: National Statistics Office|
- "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 11 August 2014.
- "Province: ZAMBOANGA DEL NORTE". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 11 August 2014.
- "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 11 August 2014.
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