Zarraga, Iloilo

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Zarraga
Municipality
Map of Iloilo with Zarraga highlighted
Map of Iloilo with Zarraga highlighted
Zarraga is located in Philippines
Zarraga
Zarraga
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°49′N 122°36′E / 10.82°N 122.6°E / 10.82; 122.6Coordinates: 10°49′N 122°36′E / 10.82°N 122.6°E / 10.82; 122.6
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Iloilo
Legislative district 2nd district of Iloilo
Barangays 24
Government[1]
 • Mayor John H. Tarrosa
Area[2]
 • Total 54.48 km2 (21.03 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 25,605
 • Density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 5004
IDD:area code +63 (0)33
Website www.zarraga.gov.ph

Zarraga is a fourth class municipality in the province of Iloilo, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 25,605 people.[3]

Zarraga is 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) north from Iloilo City.

Barangays[edit]

Zarraga is politically subdivided into 24 barangays.[2]

  • Balud Lilo-an
  • Balud I
  • Balud II
  • Dawis Centro
  • Dawis Norte
  • Dawis Sur
  • Gines
  • Inagdangan Centro
  • Inagdangan Norte
  • Inagdangan Sur
  • Jalaud Norte
  • Jalaud Sur
  • Libongcogon
  • Malunang
  • Pajo
  • Ilawod Poblacion
  • Ilaya Poblacion
  • Sambag
  • Sigangao
  • Talauguis
  • Talibong
  • Tubigan
  • Tuburan
  • Tuburan Sulbod - this barangay was transferred from Santa Barbara in 1948.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Zarraga
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 15,483 —    
1995 17,519 +2.34%
2000 18,252 +0.88%
2007 21,458 +2.26%
2010 23,693 +3.67%
2015 25,605 +1.49%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Zarraga was 25,605 people,[3] with a density of 470 inhabitants per square kilometre or 1,200 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Iloilo". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "An act to transfer the barrio of Tuburan-Solbud from the municipality of Santa Barbara to the municipality of Zarraga, both of the province of Iloilo". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-08. 
  5. ^ "Region VI (Western Visayas)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ "Province of Iloilo". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 14 August 2013. 

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