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Bonifacio, officially the Municipality of Bonifacio, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Misamis Occidental, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it had a population of 32,345 people.[3]

Bonifacio
Municipality of Bonifacio
Map of Misamis Occidental with Bonifacio highlighted
Map of Misamis Occidental with Bonifacio highlighted
Bonifacio is located in Philippines
Bonifacio
Bonifacio
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 8°06′N 123°36′E / 8.1°N 123.6°E / 8.1; 123.6Coordinates: 8°06′N 123°36′E / 8.1°N 123.6°E / 8.1; 123.6
Country Philippines
RegionNorthern Mindanao (Region X)
ProvinceMisamis Occidental
District2nd District
FoundedJanuary 2, 1940
Named forAndres Bonifacio
Barangays28 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorSamson R. Dumanjug
 • Vice MayorEvelyn C. Dumanjug
 • Electorate20,311 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total155.02 km2 (59.85 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total32,345
 • Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
7215
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)88
Climate typeTropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)90.9 million  (2016)
Native languagesSubanon language
Cebuano
Tagalog
Websitewww.bonifaciomisocc.gov.ph

Bonifacio town was established in 1942 by Don Demetrio P. Fernan, who was then the first mayor of Bonifacio.

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BarangaysEdit

Bonifacio is politically subdivided into 28 barangays.

  • Bag-ong Anonang
  • Bagumbang
  • Baybay
  • Bolinsong
  • Buenavista
  • Buracan
  • Calolot
  • Dimalco
  • Dullan
  • Kanaokanao
  • Liloan
  • Linconan
  • Lodiong
  • Lower Usugan
  • Mapurog (Migsale)
  • Migpange
  • Montol
  • Pisa-an
  • Poblacion
  • Remedios
  • Rufino Lumapas
  • Sibuyon
  • Tangab
  • Tiaman
  • Tusik
  • Upper Usogan
  • Demetrio Fernan
  • Digson

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1948 13,080—    
1960 13,478+0.25%
1970 16,095+1.79%
1975 20,398+4.87%
1980 20,861+0.45%
1990 24,439+1.60%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1995 27,517+2.25%
2000 27,810+0.23%
2007 29,514+0.82%
2010 30,904+1.69%
2015 32,345+0.87%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Bonifacio, Misamis Occidental, was 32,345 people,[3] with a density of 210 inhabitants per square kilometre or 540 inhabitants per square mile.

ReferencesEdit

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

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