Tigbao, Zamboanga del Sur

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Tigbao
Municipality
Map of Zamboanga del Sur with Tigbao highlighted
Map of Zamboanga del Sur with Tigbao highlighted
Tigbao is located in Philippines
Tigbao
Tigbao
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 07°49′N 123°17′E / 7.817°N 123.283°E / 7.817; 123.283Coordinates: 07°49′N 123°17′E / 7.817°N 123.283°E / 7.817; 123.283
Country Philippines
Region Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
Province Zamboanga del Sur
District 2nd district of Zamboanga del Sur
Founded November 8, 1991
Barangays 18
Government[1]
 • Mayor Danilo E. Dalid
Area[2]
 • Total 120.69 km2 (46.60 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 19,300
 • Density 160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7043
Dialing code 62
Income class 5th class

Tigbao is a fifth class municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it had a population of 19,300 people.[3]

Mount Timolan, the highest peak in Zamboanga del Sur, overlooks the town.

Barangays[edit]

Tigbao is politically subdivided into 18 barangays.[2]

  • Begong
  • Busol
  • Caluma
  • Diana Countryside
  • Guinlin
  • Lacarayan
  • Lacupayan
  • Libayoy
  • Limas
  • Longmot
  • Maragang
  • Mati
  • Nangan-nangan
  • New Tuburan
  • Nilo
  • Tigbao
  • Timolan
  • Upper Nilo

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Tigbao
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1995 15,915 —    
2000 16,914 +1.31%
2007 18,598 +1.32%
2010 19,300 +1.36%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 17 July 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 16 July 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 16 July 2014. 

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