Magsaysay, Lanao del Norte

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Magsaysay
Municipality
Map of Lanao del Norte with Magsaysay highlighted
Map of Lanao del Norte with Magsaysay highlighted
Magsaysay is located in Philippines
Magsaysay
Magsaysay
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°02′N 123°55′E / 8.033°N 123.917°E / 8.033; 123.917Coordinates: 08°02′N 123°55′E / 8.033°N 123.917°E / 8.033; 123.917
Country Philippines
Region Northern Mindanao (Region X)
Province Lanao del Norte
District 2nd district of Lanao del Norte
Founded December 10, 1964
Barangays 24
Government[1]
 • Mayor Haironi D. Omar
 • Vice Mayor Wilson B. Patarlas
Area[2]
 • Total 151.83 km2 (58.62 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 19,019
 • Density 130/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9221
IDD:area code +63 (0)63
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 103511000
Electorate 9,282 voters as of 2016
Website www.magsaysayldn.gov.ph

Magsaysay is a fifth class municipality in the province of Lanao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 19,019 people.[3]

History[edit]

Executive Order No. 389, s. 1960 (22 March 1960) created the municipal district of Magsaysay from the following barrios/sitios:

From Kolambugan:

  • Bago-Ingud
  • Tambacon
  • Somiarang
  • Maitowato
  • Lemoncret
  • Olango
  • Taguitingan
  • Tawinian
  • Ilihan
  • Sulaman
  • Rarab
  • Pinalingco
  • Lumbac
  • Mapantao

From Tubod

  • Baguiguicon

From Tangcal

  • Pangao
  • Pilingkingan
  • Labo
  • Malabaogan
  • Lawigdato
  • Matungao

(from a previous edit) Originally, Tangcal is part of Municipality of Munai. Some of the barangay in Magsaysay is the same with Tangcal because of the same location. Mayor Macasamat Omar was undefeated Mayor in Magsaysay had also Mayor of municipality of Tangcal. Late Mamalampac Mangansan Mutia of municipality of Tangcal was major rival of Mayor Macasamat Omar in municipality of Tangcal before when Magsaysay in newly establish.

Barangays[edit]

Magsaysay is politically subdivided into 24 barangays.

  • Babasalon
  • Baguiguicon
  • Daan Campo
  • Durianon
  • Ilihan
  • Lamigadato
  • Lemoncret
  • Lubo
  • Lumbac
  • Malabaogan
  • Mapantao
  • Olango
  • Pangao
  • Pelingkingan
  • Lower Caningag (Perimbangan)
  • Poblacion (Bago-A-Ingud)
  • Rarab
  • Somiorang
  • Upper Caningag (Taguitingan)
  • Talambo
  • Tambacon
  • Tawinian
  • Tipaan
  • Tombador

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Magsaysay
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1970 7,999 —    
1975 5,981 −5.66%
1980 7,302 +4.07%
1990 8,841 +1.93%
1995 10,279 +2.86%
2000 11,218 +1.89%
2007 12,298 +1.28%
2010 16,442 +11.15%
2015 19,019 +2.81%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: LANAO DEL NORTE". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Archived from the original on 30 May 2017. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Lanao del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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