Talayan, Maguindanao

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Talayan
Municipality
Map of Maguindanao showing the location of Talayan
Map of Maguindanao showing the location of Talayan
Talayan is located in Philippines
Talayan
Talayan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 6°58′0″N 124°25′0″E / 6.96667°N 124.41667°E / 6.96667; 124.41667Coordinates: 6°58′0″N 124°25′0″E / 6.96667°N 124.41667°E / 6.96667; 124.41667
Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province Maguindanao
Barangays 15
Government[1]
 • Mayor Tungkang A. Midtimbang
Area
 • Total 143.84 km2 (55.54 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[2]
 • Total 30,032
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9612
IDD:area code +63 (0)64
Income class 4th municipal income class
PSGC 153816000
Electorate 9,821 voters as of 2016
Website www.talayan.gov.ph


Talayan is a 4th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 30,032 people.[2]

Datu Udzag Midtimbang was the first Mayor of the town, followed by a younger brother Datu Antao, and now Datu Ali. With these leaders, Talayan now and then remains as a place for everybody. Many projects now serve the public like concrete roads and lights in every home. A new public market is now being constructed under the leadership of Mayor Hadji Datu Ali.

Barangays[edit]

Talayan is politically subdivided into 15 barangays.

  • Boboguiron
  • Damablac
  • Fugotan
  • Fukol
  • Katibpuan
  • Kedati
  • Lanting
  • Linamunan
  • Marader
  • Binangga North
  • Binangga South
  • Talayan
  • Tamar
  • Tambunan I
  • Timbaluan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Talayan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1980 18,130 —    
1990 42,327 +8.85%
1995 29,130 −6.76%
2000 33,129 +2.80%
2007 25,753 −3.41%
2010 16,042 −15.82%
2015 30,032 +12.68%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[2][3][4]

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 c Census of Population (2015). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  3. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "ARMM - Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 11 November 2011. 

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