Clarin, Misamis Occidental
|Municipality of Clarin|
Map of Misamis Occidental with Clarin highlighted
|Region||Northern Mindanao (Region X)|
|Founded||February 21, 1921|
|Barangays||29 (see Barangays)|
|• Type||Sangguniang Bayan|
|• Mayor||David M. Navarro|
|• Vice Mayor||Glory Fe D. Roa|
|• Congressman||Henry S. Oaminal|
|• Electorate||23,463 voters (2016)|
|• Total||84.50 km2 (32.63 sq mi)|
|• Density||440/km2 (1,200/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (PST)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)88|
|Climate type||tropical climate|
|Income class||4th municipal income class|
|Revenue (₱)||110.2 million (2016)|
|Native languages||Subanon language|
Clarin is politically subdivided into 29 barangays.
- Canibungan Daku
- Canibungan Putol
- Dela Paz
- Gata Daku
- Gata Diot
- Guba (Ozamis)
- Kinangay Norte
- Kinangay Sur
- Poblacion I
- Poblacion II
- Poblacion III
- Poblacion IV
- Segatic Daku
- Segatic Diot
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority|
In the 2015 census, the population of Clarin, Misamis Occidental, was 37,548 people, with a density of 440 inhabitants per square kilometre or 1,100 inhabitants per square mile.
Most of the town's people earned their living through farming and fishing. Farming involves many rice fields that had been cultivated for the past years. Fishing provides both a lot of fishes and sea shells that were hiding in the deep areas of Panguil Bay.
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