Maragusan, Compostela Valley

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Maragusan
Municipality
Map of Philippines with Maragusan highlighted
Map of Philippines with Maragusan highlighted
Maragusan is located in Philippines
Maragusan
Maragusan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°30′N 126°00′E / 7.5°N 126°E / 7.5; 126Coordinates: 7°30′N 126°00′E / 7.5°N 126°E / 7.5; 126
Country Philippines
Region Davao Region (Region XI)
Province Compostela Valley
District 1st district of Compostela Valley
Barangays 24
Government[1]
 • Mayor Maricel Colina-Venidiola (Liberal)
 • Vice Mayor Cesar Colina Sr.(Liberal)
Area[2]
 • Total 394.27 km2 (152.23 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 60,842
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 8808
IDD:area code +63 (0)87
Income class 1st municipal income class
PSGC 118205000
Electorate 34,677 voters as of 2016
Website www.maragusan.gov.ph

Maragusan is a 1st class municipality in the province of Compostela Valley, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 60,842 people.[3]

It is formerly named San Mariano.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Maragusan is politically subdivided into 24 barangays.[2]

  • Bagong Silang
  • Mapawa
  • Maragusan (Pob.)
  • New Albay
  • Tupaz
  • Bahi
  • Cambagang
  • Coronobe
  • Katipunan
  • Lahi
  • Langgawisan
  • Mabugnao
  • Magcagong
  • Mahayahay
  • Mauswagon
  • New Katipunan
  • New Manay
  • New Panay
  • Paloc
  • Pamintaran
  • Parasanon
  • Talian
  • Tandik
  • Tigbao

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Maragusan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1980 20,220 —    
1990 40,982 +7.32%
1995 40,834 −0.07%
2000 45,937 +2.56%
2007 51,547 +1.60%
2010 55,503 +2.73%
2015 60,842 +1.76%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

In the 2015 census, the population of Maragusan was 60,842 people,[3] with a density of 150 inhabitants per square kilometre or 390 inhabitants per square mile.

See also[edit]

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: Compostela Valley". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region XI (Davao Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Republic Act No. 6678, Arellano Law Foundation, retrieved 2012
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region XI (Davao Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region XI (Davao Region)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Compostela Valley". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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