Norala, South Cotabato

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Norala
Municipality
Map of South Cotabato with Norala highlighted
Map of South Cotabato with Norala highlighted
Norala is located in Philippines
Norala
Norala
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 06°33′N 124°40′E / 6.550°N 124.667°E / 6.550; 124.667Coordinates: 06°33′N 124°40′E / 6.550°N 124.667°E / 6.550; 124.667
Country Philippines
Region Soccsksargen (Region XII)
Province South Cotabato
District 2nd district of South Cotabato
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Victor Y. Balayon
Area[2]
 • Total 123.20 km2 (47.57 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 46,642
 • Density 380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9508
IDD:area code +63 (0)83
Income class 3rd municipal income class
PSGC 126311000
Electorate 25,116 voters as of 2016
Website noralascot.gov.ph

Norala, or officially Municipality of Norala (Hiligaynon: Banwa sang Norala), is a third class municipality in the province of South Cotabato, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 46,642 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Norala is subdivided into 14 barangays.[2]

  • Dumaguil
  • Esperanza
  • Kibid
  • Lapuz
  • Liberty
  • Lopez Jaena
  • Matapol
  • Poblacion
  • Puti
  • San Jose
  • San Miguel
  • Simsiman
  • Tinago
  • Benigno Aquino, Jr.

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Norala
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 35,566 —    
1995 39,688 +2.08%
2000 40,744 +0.56%
2007 44,070 +1.09%
2010 44,635 +0.46%
2015 46,642 +0.84%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5]

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: South Cotabato". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 20 May 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Region XII (Soccsksargen)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Region XII (Soccsksargen)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Region XII (Soccsksargen)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 

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