Talalora, Samar

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Talalora
Municipality
Mountain-top view of Talalora
Mountain-top view of Talalora
Map of Samar with Talalora highlighted
Map of Samar with Talalora highlighted
Talalora is located in Philippines
Talalora
Talalora
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°31′N 124°51′E / 11.517°N 124.850°E / 11.517; 124.850Coordinates: 11°31′N 124°51′E / 11.517°N 124.850°E / 11.517; 124.850
Country Philippines
Region Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)
Province Samar
District 2nd district of Samar
Barangays 11
Government[1]
 • Mayor Leonilo T. Costelo
Area[2]
 • Total 27.96 km2 (10.80 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 8,057
 • Density 290/km2 (750/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6704
IDD:area code +63 (0)55
Income class 6th municipal income class
PSGC 086019000
Electorate 6,023 voters as of 2016
Website elgu.ncc.gov.ph/ecommunity/talalora-wsamar/

Talalora is a 6th class municipality in the province of Samar, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 8,057 people.[3]

Talalora was created from the barrios of Mallorga, Tulac, Talalora, Tatabonan, Navatas, and Navatas Guti of the town of Villareal, by virtue of Republic Act No. 192.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Talalora is politically subdivided into 11 barangays.[2]

  • Bo. Independencia
  • Malaguining
  • Mallorga
  • Navatas Daku
  • Navatas Guti
  • Placer
  • Poblacion Barangay I
  • Poblacion Barangay II
  • San Juan
  • Tatabunan
  • Victory

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Talalora
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 6,112 —    
1995 6,565 +1.35%
2000 6,580 +0.05%
2007 7,535 +1.89%
2010 7,983 +2.12%
2015 8,057 +0.18%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority [3][5][6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 15 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Samar (Western Samar)". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 15 May 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ http://lawph.com/statutes/ra192.html
  5. ^ "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ "Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Samar (Western Samar)". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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