Mobo, Masbate

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Mobo
Municipality
Bituon Beach, Mobo
Bituon Beach, Mobo
Map of Masbate with Mobo highlighted
Map of Masbate with Mobo highlighted
Mobo is located in Philippines
Mobo
Mobo
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 12°20′N 123°39′E / 12.33°N 123.65°E / 12.33; 123.65Coordinates: 12°20′N 123°39′E / 12.33°N 123.65°E / 12.33; 123.65
Country Philippines
Region Bicol (Region V)
Province Masbate
District 2nd district
Barangays 29
Government[1]
 • Mayor Percival D. Castillo
Area[2]
 • Total 143.47 km2 (55.39 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 38,813
 • Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5401
IDD:area code +63 (0)56

Mobo is a fourth class municipality in the province of Masbate, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 38,813 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Mobo is politically subdivided into 29 barangays.[2]

  • Baang
  • Bagacay
  • Balatucan
  • Barag
  • Dacu
  • Fabrica
  • Guintorelan
  • Holjogon
  • Lalaguna
  • Lomocloc
  • Luyong Catungan
  • Mabuhay
  • Mandali
  • Mapuyo
  • Marintoc
  • Nasunduan
  • Pinamalatican
  • Pinamarbuhan
  • Poblacion Dist. I
  • Poblacion Dist. II
  • Polot
  • Sambulawan
  • Santa Maria
  • Sawmill
  • Tabuc
  • Tugawe
  • Tugbo
  • Umabay Exterior
  • Umabay Interior

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Mobo
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 2,657 —    
1960 12,169 +2.71%
1970 20,622 +5.41%
1975 21,736 +1.06%
1980 22,609 +0.79%
1990 24,879 +0.96%
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1995 25,049 +0.13%
2000 28,233 +2.60%
2007 32,740 +2.06%
2010 34,896 +2.35%
2015 38,813 +2.05%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Mobo, Masbate, was 38,813 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. Retrieved 24 January 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Masbate". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region V (Bicol Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region V (Bicol Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region V (Bicol Region)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Masbate". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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