Libacao, Aklan

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Libacao
Municipality
Official seal of Libacao
Seal
Map of Aklan with Libacao highlighted
Map of Aklan with Libacao highlighted
Libacao is located in Philippines
Libacao
Libacao
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°29′N 122°18′E / 11.483°N 122.300°E / 11.483; 122.300Coordinates: 11°29′N 122°18′E / 11.483°N 122.300°E / 11.483; 122.300
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Aklan
District Lone district
Barangays 24
Government[1]
 • Mayor Charito I. Navarosa
Area[2]
 • Total 254.98 km2 (98.45 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 28,005
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
Zip Code 5602
Dialing code 36

Libacao is a third class municipality in the province of Aklan, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 28,005 people.[3]

In 1948, the arrabal of Madalag was separated and constituted as a separate town, with the following barrios: Logohon, Singay, Balactasan, Cabangahan, Cabilawan, Pangitan, San Jose, Talimagao, Talangban, Alaminos, Catabana, Bakyang, Calicia, Mercedes, Maria Cristina, Dit-ana, Guinato-an, Tigbauan, Alas-as, Mamba, Medina, Panikyason, and Paningayan.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Libacao is politically subdivided into 24 barangays.

  • Agmailig
  • Alfonso XII
  • Batobato
  • Bonza
  • Calacabian
  • Calamcan
  • Can-Awan
  • Casit-an
  • Dalagsa-an
  • Guadalupe
  • Janlud
  • Julita
  • Luctoga
  • Magugba
  • Manika
  • Ogsip
  • Ortega
  • Oyang
  • Pampango
  • Pinonoy
  • Poblacion
  • Rivera
  • Rosal
  • Sibalew

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Libacao
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 21,429 —    
1995 22,812 +1.18%
2000 25,983 +2.83%
2007 26,610 +0.33%
2010 28,005 +1.88%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 5 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Aklan". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 5 February 2013. 
  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. Archived from the original (PDF) on December 15, 2012. Retrieved 5 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "An act creating the municipality of Madalag in the province of Capiz". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-09. 

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