Linamon, Lanao del Norte
Map of Lanao del Norte with Linamon highlighted
|Region||Northern Mindanao (Region X)|
|Province||Lanao del Norte|
|District||1st district of Lanao del Norte|
|Founded||January 13, 1960|
|• Mayor||Randy J. Macapil|
|• Vice Mayor||Che Pestolante-Abundiente|
|• Total||76.38 km2 (29.49 sq mi)|
|Population (2015 census)|
|• Density||270/km2 (690/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|Dialing code||+63 (0)63|
|Income class||5th municipal income class|
|Electorate||10,864 voters as of 2016|
Historically, Linamon was a barangay in Iligan City until it became a separate municipality on January 13, 1960.
Linamon is the Eastern Gateway to Lanao del Norte, located about 11.5 kilometres (7.1 mi) south-west of Iligan City. It is bounded in the east by the Linamon River, the Larapan River and the Municipality of Kauswagan in the west, Municipality of Matungao in the south and facing Iligan Bay in the north.
Linamon is a coastal town of Lanao del Norte, where five of its eight barangays are situated along the Iligan Bay area, and is considered as the “Beach Capital of Lanao del Norte”, with beaches spanning from Barangay Poblacion to Barangay Samburon that comprises 16 established beach resorts.
|Population census of Linamon|
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority|
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- Philippine Standard Geographic Code
- Philippine Census Information
- Official website of Linamon, Lanao del Norte
- Local Governance Performance Management System