Roseller Lim, Zamboanga Sibugay

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Roseller Lim
Municipality
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Roseller Lim highlighted
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Roseller Lim highlighted
Roseller Lim is located in Philippines
Roseller Lim
Roseller Lim
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 07°42′N 122°28′E / 7.700°N 122.467°E / 7.700; 122.467Coordinates: 07°42′N 122°28′E / 7.700°N 122.467°E / 7.700; 122.467
Country Philippines
Region Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
Province Zamboanga Sibugay
District 2nd District of Zamboanga Sibugay
Barangays 26
Government[1]
 • Mayor Michael Piodena
Area[2]
 • Total 300.00 km2 (115.83 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 43,646
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7002
IDD:area code +63 (0)62
Income class 3rd municipal income class
PSGC 098312000
Electorate 23,859 voters as of 2016
Website www.rtlimsibugay.gov.ph

Roseller Lim is a third class municipality in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 43,646 people.[3]

The town is named in honor of the first Senator from Zamboanga, Senator Roseller T. Lim.

Barangays[edit]

Roseller Lim is politically subdivided into 26 barangays.[2]

  • Ali Alsree
  • Balansag
  • Calula
  • Casacon
  • Don Perfecto
  • Gango
  • Katipunan
  • Kulambugan
  • Mabini
  • Magsaysay
  • Malubal
  • New Antique
  • New Sagay
  • Palmera
  • Pres. Roxas
  • Remedios
  • San Antonio
  • San Fernandino
  • San Jose
  • Santo Rosario
  • Siawang
  • Silingan
  • Surabay
  • Taruc
  • Tilasan
  • Tupilac

Attractions[edit]

  • Arka sa RTLim

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Roseller Lim
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 29,325 —    
1995 31,291 +1.22%
2000 34,152 +1.89%
2007 34,952 +0.32%
2010 37,216 +2.31%
2015 43,646 +3.08%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

List of former mayors[edit]

  • Romeo Billote
  • Camilo Bicoy
  • Danilo "Dan" Piodena
  • Michael "Papong" Piodena - present

Education[edit]

Roseller Lim has many elementary and high schools, as well as colleges.

Elementary[edit]

  • Surabay Central Elementary School
  • Surabay SPED
  • Magsaysay Elementary School
  • Kulambugan Elementary School
  • Katipunan Elementary School
  • Silingan Elementary School
  • Tupilac Elementary School
  • Malubal Elementary School
  • San Jose Primary School
  • Siawang Elementary School
  • Taruc Elementary School
  • Butalian Elementary School
  • Guinabucan Elementary School

Secondary[edit]

  • Surabay National High School (SNHS)
  • Malubal High school (MHS)
  • Sto. Rosario National High school (SrNHS)
  • San Fernandino National High School (SFNHS)
  • Guinabucan National High School (GNHS)

Tertiary[edit]

  • Western Sibugay College (WESCO)
  • Western Mindanao Cooperative College-Annex (WMCC)

Churches[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 5 August 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: ZAMBOANGA SIBUGAY". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 5 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. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ 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. 
  6. ^ "Province of Zamboanga Sibugay". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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