Maayon

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Maayon
Municipality
Map of Capiz with Maayon highlighted
Map of Capiz with Maayon highlighted
Maayon is located in Philippines
Maayon
Maayon
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°23′N 122°47′E / 11.38°N 122.78°E / 11.38; 122.78Coordinates: 11°23′N 122°47′E / 11.38°N 122.78°E / 11.38; 122.78
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Capiz
Legislative district 1st district of Capiz
Barangays 32
Government[1]
 • Mayor Wilfredo E. Borres Sr.
Area[2]
 • Total 142.32 km2 (54.95 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 38,416
 • Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5809
IDD:area code +63 (0)36
Website www.maayon.gov.ph

Maayon (sometimes spelled Ma-ayon) is a third class municipality in the province of Capiz, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 38,416 people.[3]

Maayon is 32 kilometres (20 mi) from Roxas City.

Barangays[edit]

Maayon is politically subdivided into 32 barangays.[2]

  • Aglimocon
  • Alasaging
  • Alayunan
  • Balighot
  • Batabat
  • Bongbongan
  • Cabungahan
  • Canapian
  • Carataya
  • Duluan
  • East Villaflores
  • Fernandez
  • Guinbi-alan
  • Indayagan
  • Jebaca
  • Maalan
  • Manayupit
  • New Guia
  • Quevedo (Ngalan)
  • Old Guia
  • Palaguian
  • Parallan
  • Piña
  • Poblacion Ilawod
  • Poblacion Ilaya
  • Poblacion Tabuc
  • Quinabonglan
  • Quinat-uyan
  • Salgan
  • Tapulang
  • Tuburan
  • West Villaflores

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Maayon
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 4,007 —    
1960 16,386 +2.50%
1970 20,229 +2.13%
1975 23,075 +2.68%
1980 25,715 +2.19%
1990 29,808 +1.49%
1995 30,333 +0.33%
2000 32,700 +1.62%
2007 35,448 +1.12%
2010 36,430 +1.00%
2015 38,416 +1.02%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Maayon was 38,416 people,[3] with a density of 270 inhabitants per square kilometre or 700 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Archived from the original on 25 January 2013. Retrieved 15 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Capiz". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Capiz". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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