Valderrama, Antique

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Valderrama
Municipality
Map of Antique with Valderrama highlighted
Map of Antique with Valderrama highlighted
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
Government[1]
 • Mayor Jocelyn L. Posadas
Area[2]
 • Total 273.79 km2 (105.71 sq mi)
Elevation[3] 50 m (160 ft)
Highest elevation 1,900 m (6,200 ft)
Population (2015 census)[4]
 • Total 19,124
 • Density 70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5703
Dialing code +63 (0)36

Valderrama is a fourth class municipality in the province of Antique, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 19,124 people.[4]

The municipality was named after Spanish governor-general Manuel Blanco Valderrama. The newly elected Mayor, Atty. Jocelyn L. Posadas, 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.[5]

Barangays[edit]

Valderrama is politically subdivided into 22 barangays.

  • Alon
  • Bakiang
  • Binanogan
  • Borocboroc
  • Bugnay
  • Buluangan I
  • Buluangan II
  • Bunsod
  • Busog
  • Cananghan
  • Canipayan
  • Cansilayan
  • Culyat
  • Iglinab
  • Igmasandig
  • Lublub
  • Manlacbo
  • Pandanan
  • San Agustin
  • Takas (Pob.)
  • Tigmamale
  • Ubos (Pob.)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Valderrama
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 14,197 —    
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][6]

The population of Valderrama, Antique, in the 2015 census was 19,124 people,[4] with a density of 70 inhabitants per square kilometre or 180 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 9 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Antique". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 9 February 2013. 
  3. ^ "Valderrama". Official Antique Website. 2012. Retrieved 11 February 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c d PSA; Census of Population (2015), "Region VI (WESTERN VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay, retrieved 20 June 2016 
  5. ^ ivote.ph: Comelec Election Returns May 2016 Elections
  6. ^ NSO; Census of Population and Housing (2010), "Region VI (WESTERN VISAYAS)", Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay, retrieved 29 June 2016 

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