Magsaysay, Misamis Oriental

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Magsaysay
Municipality of Magsaysay
Magsaysay Municipal Public Bus Terminal
Magsaysay Municipal Public Bus Terminal
Map of Misamis Oriental with Magsaysay highlighted
Map of Misamis Oriental with Magsaysay highlighted
Magsaysay is located in Philippines
Magsaysay
Magsaysay
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°01′N 125°11′E / 9.02°N 125.18°E / 9.02; 125.18Coordinates: 9°01′N 125°11′E / 9.02°N 125.18°E / 9.02; 125.18
Country Philippines
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Oriental
District1st District
FoundedJuly 1, 1948
Barangays25 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorRey B. Buhisan
 • Electorate20,804 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total143.14 km2 (55.27 sq mi)
Population
(2015 census)[3]
 • Total34,605
 • Density240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
9015
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)88
Climate typeTropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)90,304,610.13 (2016)
Native languagesCebuano
Binukid
Subanon language
Tagalog
Website[http://sikatmagsaysay.gov.ph

Magsaysay, officially the Municipality of Magsaysay, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Misamis Oriental, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 34,605 people.[3]

Magsaysay was formerly known as Linugos. It acquired its current name in 1957.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Magsaysay is politically subdivided into 25 barangays.

  • Abunda
  • Artadi
  • Bonifacio Aquiño
  • Cabalawan
  • Cabantian
  • Cabubuhan
  • Candiis
  • Consuelo
  • Damayuhan
  • Gumabon
  • Katipunan
  • Kauswagan
  • Kibungsod
  • Mahayahay
  • Mindulao
  • Pag-asa
  • Poblacion
  • San Isidro
  • San Vicente
  • Santa Cruz
  • Tama
  • Tibon-tibon
  • Tinaan
  • Tulang (Cadena de Amor)
  • Villa Felipa

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Magsaysay
YearPop.±% p.a.
1948 8,976—    
1960 10,893+1.63%
1970 19,194+5.82%
1975 21,782+2.57%
1980 22,830+0.94%
1990 22,099−0.32%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1995 23,730+1.34%
2000 24,550+0.73%
2007 28,747+2.20%
2010 33,047+5.20%
2015 34,605+0.88%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

In the 2015 census, the population of Magsaysay, Misamis Oriental, was 34,605 people,[3] with a density of 240 inhabitants per square kilometre or 620 inhabitants per square mile.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province: Misamis Oriental". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ "An Act Changing the Name of the Municipality of Linugos, Province of Misamis Oriental, to Magsaysay". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-12.
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  6. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region X (Northern Mindanao)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  7. ^ "Province of Misamis Oriental". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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