Rizal, Zamboanga del Norte

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Rizal
Municipality
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Rizal highlighted
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Rizal highlighted
Rizal is located in Philippines
Rizal
Rizal
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°35′N 123°32′E / 8.583°N 123.533°E / 8.583; 123.533Coordinates: 08°35′N 123°32′E / 8.583°N 123.533°E / 8.583; 123.533
Country Philippines
Region Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
Province Zamboanga del Norte
District 1st district of Zamboanga del Norte
Founded December 21, 1950
Barangays 22
Government[1]
 • Mayor Roseller M. Manigsaca
Area[2]
 • Total 80.03 km2 (30.90 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 14,021
 • Density 180/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7102
IDD:area code +63 (0)65
Income class 5th municipal income class
PSGC 097212000
Electorate 10,436 voters as of 2016
Website rizal.zamboangadelnorte.com

Rizal is a fifth class municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 14,021 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Rizal is politically subdivided into 22 barangays. Sitios Mercedes, San Roque, and Mauswagon became barrios in 1955.[4]

  • Balubohan
  • Birayan
  • Damasing
  • East Poblacion
  • La Esperanza
  • Mabuhay
  • Mabunao
  • Mitimos
  • Nangca
  • Nangcaan
  • Napilan
  • Nasipang
  • New Dapitan
  • Nilabo
  • North Mapang
  • Rizalina
  • San Roque
  • Sebaca
  • Sipaon
  • South Mapang
  • Tolon
  • West Poblacion

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Rizal
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1960 11,477 —    
1970 12,092 +0.52%
1975 12,608 +0.84%
1980 13,090 +0.75%
1990 13,115 +0.02%
1995 14,363 +1.72%
2000 13,501 −1.32%
2007 14,721 +1.20%
2010 14,111 −1.53%
2015 14,021 −0.12%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "Province: ZAMBOANGA DEL NORTE". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "An Act Converting into Barrios Certain Sitios in the Province of Zamboanga Del Norte". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Zamboanga del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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