Valderrama, Antique

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Valderrama
Municipality
Map of Antique with Valderrama highlighted
Location within Antique province
Valderrama is located in Philippines
Valderrama
Valderrama
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 11°00′N 122°08′E / 11°N 122.13°E / 11; 122.13Coordinates: 11°00′N 122°08′E / 11°N 122.13°E / 11; 122.13
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Antique
District Lone district
Barangays 22 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Jocelyn L. Posadas
Area[2]
 • Total 273.79 km2 (105.71 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 50 m (160 ft)
Highest elevation (Mount Baloy) 1,909 m (6,263 ft)
Population (2015 census)[4]
 • Total 19,124
 • Density 70/km2 (180/sq mi)
 • Voter(2016)[5] 11,786
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5703
IDD:area code +63 (0)36
Income class 4th class
PSGC 060618000
Website elgu.ncc.gov.ph/ecommunity/valderrama-antique/

Valderrama, officially the Municipality of Valderrama (Karay-a: Banwa kang Valderrama; Hiligaynon: Banwa sang Valderrama; Filipino: Bayan ng Valderrama), is a municipality in the province of Antique in the Western Visayas (Region VI) of the Philippines. The population was 19,124 at the 2015 census.[4] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 11,786 registered voters.[5]

The municipality was named after Spanish governor-general Manuel Blanco Valderrama.

Geography[edit]

Valderrama is located at 11°00′N 122°08′E / 11°N 122.13°E / 11; 122.13.

According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, the municipality has a land area of 273.79 square kilometres (105.71 sq mi)[2] constituting 10.03% of the 2,729.17-square-kilometre- (1,053.74 sq mi) total area of Antique.

Barangays[edit]

Valderrama is politically subdivided into 22 barangays.[6]


PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[4] 2010[7]
060618022 Alon 1.2% 222 219 0.26%
060618001 Bakiang 3.1% 588 569 0.63%
060618002 Binanogan 3.5% 673 534 4.50%
060618003 Borocboroc 4.3% 820 840 −0.46%
060618004 Bugnay 5.0% 953 936 0.34%
060618005 Buluangan I 9.4% 1,800 1,563 2.72%
060618006 Buluangan II 2.5% 479 463 0.65%
060618007 Bunsod 4.0% 772 779 −0.17%
060618008 Busog 1.4% 259 255 0.30%
060618009 Cananghan 1.4% 274 265 0.64%
060618010 Canipayan 3.1% 587 579 0.26%
060618011 Cansilayan 1.4% 269 268 0.07%
060618012 Culyat 0.8% 162 149 1.61%
060618013 Iglinab 4.8% 925 884 0.87%
060618014 Igmasandig 1.4% 273 271 0.14%
060618015 Lublub 5.2% 991 1,016 −0.47%
060618016 Manlacbo 5.7% 1,092 1,040 0.93%
060618017 Pandanan 10.4% 1,993 1,809 1.86%
060618018 San Agustin 6.4% 1,232 1,310 −1.16%
060618019 Takas (Poblacion) 9.8% 1,878 1,869 0.09%
060618020 Tigmamale 4.6% 871 851 0.44%
060618021 Ubos (Poblacion) 10.5% 2,011 1,973 0.36%
Total 19,124 18,442 0.69%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Valderrama
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 4,885 —    
1918 5,424 +0.70%
1939 7,742 +1.71%
1948 9,388 +2.17%
1960 8,683 −0.65%
1970 9,821 +1.24%
1975 11,936 +3.99%
1980 12,968 +1.67%
1990 14,197 +0.91%
1995 15,433 +1.58%
2000 17,874 +3.20%
2007 18,878 +0.76%
2010 18,442 −0.85%
2015 19,124 +0.69%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[4][7][8][9]


In the 2015 census, Valderrama had a population of 19,124.[4] The population density was 70 inhabitants per square kilometre (180/sq mi).

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 11,786 registered voters.[5]

Government[edit]

The newly elected Mayor, Atty. Jocelyn L. Posadas[dead link], took her oath on June 21, 2016, after winning the elections May 9, 2016. The new set of the municipality's government officials are Josefino Castillion as Vice Mayor and 8 Sangguniang Bayan (SB) Members: Richel Pagayonan, Pedro Labanon, Jose Mervin Gonzales, Keking Otadoy, Mary Joyce Roquero, Christopher Maguad, Anthony Gade and Budak Pon-an.[10][full citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Antique". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "Valderrama". Official Antique Website. 2012. Retrieved 11 February 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c d e Census of Population (2015). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  5. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  6. ^ "Municipal: Valderrama, Antique". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  7. ^ a b Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  8. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  9. ^ "Province of Antique". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  10. ^ ivote.ph: Comelec Election Returns May 2016 Elections