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Alicia, officially the Municipality of Alicia, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 36,013 people.[3]

Alicia
Municipality of Alicia
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Alicia highlighted
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Alicia highlighted
Alicia is located in Philippines
Alicia
Alicia
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°30′30″N 122°56′30″E / 7.5083°N 122.9417°E / 7.5083; 122.9417Coordinates: 7°30′30″N 122°56′30″E / 7.5083°N 122.9417°E / 7.5083; 122.9417
Country Philippines
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
District1st District
Barangays27 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorYashier S. Musa
 • Vice MayorRemberto G. Sotto
 • CongressmanWilter W. Palma II
 • Electorate24,383 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total183.08 km2 (70.69 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total36,013
 • Density200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
7040
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)62
Climate typetropical climate
Income class3rd municipal income class
Revenue (₱)101.7 million  (2016)
Native languagesSubanon language
Cebuano
Chavacano
Tagalog
Websitewww.aliciasibugay.gov.ph

BarangaysEdit

Alicia is politically subdivided into 27 barangays.

  • Alegria
  • Bagong Buhay
  • Bella
  • Calades
  • Concepcion
  • Dawa-dawa
  • Gulayon
  • Ilisan
  • Kapatagan
  • Kauswagan
  • Kawayan
  • La Paz
  • Lambuyogan
  • Lapirawan
  • Litayon
  • Lutiman
  • Milagrosa (Baluno)
  • Naga-naga
  • Pandan-pandan
  • Payongan
  • Poblacion
  • Santa Maria
  • Santo Niño
  • Talaptap
  • Tampalan
  • Tandiong Muslim
  • Timbang-timbang

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1960 13,277—    
1970 19,272+3.79%
1975 14,173−5.98%
1980 20,591+7.75%
1990 24,803+1.88%
1995 27,959+2.27%
2000 29,954+1.49%
2007 32,289+1.04%
2010 34,895+2.86%
2015 36,013+0.60%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province: Zamboanga Sibugay". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Zamboanga Sibugay". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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