Palimbang, Sultan Kudarat

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Palimbang
Municipality
Map of Sultan Kudarat with Palimbang highlighted
Map of Sultan Kudarat with Palimbang highlighted
Palimbang is located in Philippines
Palimbang
Palimbang
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 06°13′N 124°12′E / 6.217°N 124.200°E / 6.217; 124.200Coordinates: 06°13′N 124°12′E / 6.217°N 124.200°E / 6.217; 124.200
Country Philippines
Region Soccsksargen (Region XII)
Province Sultan Kudarat
District 2nd district of Sultan Kudarat
Founded August 14, 1959
Barangays 40
Government[1]
 • Mayor Abubacar Pendatun Maulana (3rd Term)
Area[2]
 • Total 484.85 km2 (187.20 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 90,424
 • Density 190/km2 (480/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9809
IDD:area code +63 (0)64
Income class 2nd municipal income class
PSGC 126509000
Electorate 32,517 voters as of 2016

Palimbang is a second class municipality in the province of Sultan Kudarat, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 90,424 people.[3] . It was incorporated on August 14, 1959 through Executive Order No. 350 by President Carlos P. Garcia.

It celebrates their annual feast named Kalilang sa Biwang every 11 November.

Barangays[edit]

Palimbang is politically subdivided into 40 barangays.

  1. Akol
  2. Badiangon
  3. Baliango
  4. Baluan (Bulan)
  5. Bambanen
  6. Baranayan
  7. Barongis
  8. Batang-baglas
  9. Butril
  10. Colobe (Tagadtal)
  11. Datu Maguiales (Likuban)
  12. Domolol
  13. Kabuling
  14. Kalibuhan
  15. Kanipaan (converged with Sinangkangan)
  16. Kidayan
  17. Kiponget
  18. Kisek
  19. Kraan
  20. Kulong-kulong
  21. Langali
  22. Libua
  23. Ligao
  24. Lopoken (Lepolon)
  25. Lumitan
  26. Maganao
  27. Maguid
  28. Malatunol
  29. Malisbong
  30. Medol
  31. Milbuk
  32. Mina
  33. Molon
  34. Namat (Namat Masla & Namat Padido converged)
  35. Napnapon
  36. Poblacion
  37. San Roque (Former Tibulos)
  38. Tibuhol (East Badiangon)
  39. Wal
  40. Wasag

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Palimbang
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1948 4,717 —    
1960 19,128 +12.37%
1970 31,696 +5.17%
1975 21,113 −7.83%
1980 24,252 +2.81%
1990 33,821 +3.38%
1995 40,646 +3.50%
2000 43,742 +1.59%
2007 78,523 +8.40%
2010 83,265 +2.16%
2015 90,424 +1.58%
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. ^ "Province: Sultan Kudarat". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 27 May 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region XII (Soccsksargen)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region XII (Soccsksargen)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region XII (Soccsksargen)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 

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