Libertad, Misamis Oriental

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Libertad
Municipality
Official seal of Libertad
Seal
Map of Misamis Oriental with Libertad highlighted
Map of Misamis Oriental with Libertad highlighted
Libertad is located in Philippines
Libertad
Libertad
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°33′30″N 124°21′00″E / 8.55833°N 124.35000°E / 8.55833; 124.35000Coordinates: 08°33′30″N 124°21′00″E / 8.55833°N 124.35000°E / 8.55833; 124.35000
Country Philippines
Region Northern Mindanao (Region X)
Province Misamis Oriental
District 2nd district of Misamis Oriental
Founded June 21, 1963
Barangays 9
Government[1]
 • Mayor Mario M. Jagus
Area[2]
 • Total 22.47 km2 (8.68 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 12,354
 • Density 550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9021
IDD:area code +63 (0)88
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 104315000
Electorate 9,191 voters as of 2016
Website www.libertadmisor.gov.ph

Libertad is a fifth class municipality in the province of Misamis Oriental, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 12,354 people.[3]

Libertad is known for its Barungoy Festival and is also home to the Initao–Libertad Protected Landscape and Seascape which it shares with neighboring Initao municipality.

Barangays[edit]

Libertad is politically subdivided into 9 barangays.[2]

  • Dulong
  • Gimaylan
  • Kimalok
  • Lubluban
  • Poblacion
  • Retablo
  • Sto. Niño
  • Tangkub
  • Taytayan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Libertad
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 8,487 —    
1995 9,258 +1.64%
2000 10,231 +2.17%
2007 11,038 +1.05%
2010 11,586 +1.78%
2015 12,354 +1.23%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: MISAMIS ORIENTAL". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 26 June 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 

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