Hingyon, Ifugao

Hingyon, officially the Municipality of Hingyon is a 5th class municipality in the province of Ifugao, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 9,227 people.[3]

Hingyon
Municipality of Hingyon
Map of Ifugao with Hingyon highlighted
Map of Ifugao with Hingyon highlighted
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Hingyon is located in Philippines
Hingyon
Hingyon
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°50′N 121°07′E / 16.83°N 121.12°E / 16.83; 121.12Coordinates: 16°50′N 121°07′E / 16.83°N 121.12°E / 16.83; 121.12
Country Philippines
RegionCordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
ProvinceIfugao
DistrictLone District
Barangays12 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorGeraldo D. Luglug
 • Vice MayorAlberto C. Habiling
 • CongressmanSolomon R. Chungalao
 • Electorate8,162 voters (2019)
Area
[2]
 • Total62.02 km2 (23.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total9,227
 • Density150/km2 (390/sq mi)
 • Households
2,044
Economy
 • Income class5th municipal income class
 • Poverty incidence32.35% (2015)[4]
 • Revenue (₱)46,708,751.64 (2016)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
3607
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)74
Climate typetropical rainforest climate
Native languagesIfugao language
Tuwali language
Ilocano
Tagalog

BarangaysEdit

Hingyon is politically subdivided into 12 barangays.[2]

  • Anao
  • Bangtinon
  • Bitu
  • Cababuyan
  • Mompolia
  • Namulditan
  • O-ong
  • Piwong
  • Poblacion (Hingyon)
  • Ubuag
  • Umalbong
  • Pitawan

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Hingyon, Ifugao
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 22
(72)
23
(73)
25
(77)
26
(79)
26
(79)
25
(77)
25
(77)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
22
(72)
24
(76)
Average low °C (°F) 15
(59)
15
(59)
16
(61)
18
(64)
20
(68)
20
(68)
20
(68)
20
(68)
19
(66)
18
(64)
17
(63)
16
(61)
18
(64)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 35
(1.4)
46
(1.8)
63
(2.5)
117
(4.6)
402
(15.8)
400
(15.7)
441
(17.4)
471
(18.5)
440
(17.3)
258
(10.2)
94
(3.7)
68
(2.7)
2,835
(111.6)
Average rainy days 9.9 11.1 13.9 18.9 26.0 27.3 28.9 28.5 26.1 19.7 14.5 12.8 237.6
Source: Meteoblue [5]

DemographicsEdit

Population census of Hingyon
YearPop.±% p.a.
1990 8,373—    
1995 9,724+2.84%
2000 9,769+0.10%
2007 10,071+0.42%
2015 9,227−1.09%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][6][7][8]

In the 2015 census, the population of Hingyon was 9,227 people,[3] with a density of 150 inhabitants per square kilometre or 390 inhabitants per square mile.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Province: Ifugao". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ "PSA releases the 2015 Municipal and City Level Poverty Estimates". Quezon City, Philippines. Retrieved 12 October 2019.
  5. ^ "Hingyon: Average Temperatures and Rainfall". Meteoblue. Retrieved 8 March 2020.
  6. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  7. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  8. ^ "Province of Ifugao". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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