Katipunan, Zamboanga del Norte

Katipunan, officially the Municipality of Katipunan (Cebuano: Lungsod sa Katipunan; Subanen: Benwa Katipunan; Chavacano: Municipalidad de Katipunan; Tagalog: Bayan ng Katipunan), is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2020 census, it has a population of 44,661 people. [3]

Katipunan
Lubungan
Municipality of Katipunan
Archway Sign of Katipunan
Archway Sign of Katipunan
Flag of Katipunan
Official seal of Katipunan
Nickname: 
Adventure Capital of Zamboanga del Norte
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Katipunan highlighted
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Katipunan highlighted
OpenStreetMap
Katipunan is located in Philippines
Katipunan
Katipunan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 8°30′48″N 123°17′05″E / 8.513403°N 123.284706°E / 8.513403; 123.284706Coordinates: 8°30′48″N 123°17′05″E / 8.513403°N 123.284706°E / 8.513403; 123.284706
CountryPhilippines
RegionZamboanga Peninsula
ProvinceZamboanga del Norte
District 2nd district
FoundedFebruary 2, 1914
Named forKatipunan
Barangays30 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorJose Michael Meiko A. Wong
 • Vice MayorAntonio B. Jumawak
 • RepresentativeGlona G. Labadlabad
 • Municipal Council
Members
 • Electorate16,005 voters (2022)
Area
 • Total244.12 km2 (94.26 sq mi)
Elevation
19 m (62 ft)
Highest elevation
137 m (449 ft)
Lowest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2020 census) [3]
 • Total44,661
 • Density180/km2 (470/sq mi)
 • Households
10,750
Economy
 • Income class2nd municipal income class
 • Poverty incidence
52.86
% (2018)[4]
 • Revenue₱ 192 million (2020)
 • Assets₱ 384 million (2020)
 • Expenditure₱ 227.1 million (2020)
 • Liabilities₱ 109.5 million (2020)
Service provider
 • ElectricityZamboanga del Norte Electric Cooperative (ZANECO)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
7109
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)65
Native languagesSubanon
Cebuano
Chavacano
Tagalog
Websitekatipunan.zamboangadelnorte.com

It is formerly known as Lubungan.[5]

HistoryEdit

Jose Rizal, Philippine national hero, had a farm here during his exile in Dapitan from 1892-1896.

 
St. Francis Xavier Church

In 1955, six barrios were created:[6]

  • sitios of Malobog, Malupis, Linasan Manok, Gakol, Gimakan, Lipakan and Capasi as barrio Denoman;
  • sitios of Boalboal, Malonglong, Lobongpre, Nanginan Upper, Larang, Lowang, Lawag, Sibog, Lindangan, Gumatob and Lumbayao as barrio Pinialan;
  • sitios of Baoy, Tamara, Tamilokan, Labokan, Sinilog, Grap, Tobod, Larang, Senuelan, Sibutak, Kunalog, Sapanaga and Upper Lipoga as barrio Nanginan;
  • sitios of Depog, Mate, Saloyong, Lanasan, Notap, Balangasan, Masoy, Upper Seraboc, Dapitan, Linay, Baoran, Bulaw, Siran, Kalayaw, Salay, Kalangag, Conon, Pinopoan, Dauwan, Takwas, Labob, Dabiac, Labaw, Diway, Toboy, Domala, Tolawan, Gotayan, Sirowan, Sigosoy, Dicayas, Kasaw, Denoman, Gimitan, Liliran, Sigamoc, Mosoman, Sikitan, Pierangan, Kitonoc, Parol, Karopay, Tokosawan, Nopiac, Ginokot, Lotowan, Logoc, Napangon, Gomanggay, Boyawan, Malonob, Dicayok, Silisi, Talisay, Tiyala, and Setog Proper as barrio Setog;
  • sitios of Mamara, Tabenas, Kimay, Setubo, Diwakat, Sebalug, Liang, Balobohan, Libo, Sapa, Langob, Moliton, Lanapan, Calumbog and Bentunong as barrio Kanibongan; and
  • sitios of Basangan, Tongilawan, Sikawang, Lagag, Singatong, Linabo, Luyoran and Palinan as barrio Basangan.

GeographyEdit

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Katipunan, Zamboanga del Norte
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 29
(84)
29
(84)
30
(86)
31
(88)
30
(86)
30
(86)
29
(84)
30
(86)
30
(86)
29
(84)
29
(84)
29
(84)
30
(85)
Average low °C (°F) 23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
24
(75)
25
(77)
25
(77)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 104
(4.1)
76
(3.0)
92
(3.6)
97
(3.8)
199
(7.8)
238
(9.4)
195
(7.7)
193
(7.6)
178
(7.0)
212
(8.3)
171
(6.7)
110
(4.3)
1,865
(73.3)
Average rainy days 14.7 12.5 15.8 17.5 27.6 28.5 29.0 27.5 26.9 27.9 23.5 18.2 269.6
Source: Meteoblue[7]

BarangaysEdit

Katipunan is politically subdivided into 30 barangays.

  • Balok
  • Barangay Dos (Poblacion)
  • Barangay Uno (Poblacion)
  • Basagan
  • Biniray
  • Bulawan
  • Carupay
  • Daanglungsod
  • Dabiak
  • Dr. Jose Rizal (Lower Mias)
  • Fimagas
  • Loyuran
  • Malasay
  • Malugas
  • Matam
  • Mias
  • Miatan
  • Nanginan
  • New Tambo
  • Patik
  • San Antonio (Laoy)
  • San Vicente
  • Sanao
  • Santo Niño
  • Seres
  • Seroan
  • Singatong
  • Sinuyak
  • Sitog
  • Tuburan

DemographicsEdit

Population census of Katipunan
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 3,821—    
1918 12,810+8.40%
1939 35,355+4.95%
1948 38,230+0.87%
1960 29,899−2.03%
1970 23,073−2.56%
1975 25,778+2.25%
1980 28,532+2.05%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1990 32,871+1.43%
1995 37,918+2.71%
2000 37,448−0.27%
2007 40,496+1.09%
2010 43,339+2.50%
2015 45,577+0.96%
2020 44,661−0.40%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[8][9][10][11]

EconomyEdit


Notable personalitiesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Municipality of Katipunan | (DILG)
  2. ^ "2015 Census of Population, Report No. 3 – Population, Land Area, and Population Density" (PDF). Philippine Statistics Authority. Quezon City, Philippines. August 2016. ISSN 0117-1453. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 25, 2021. Retrieved July 16, 2021.
  3. ^ a b Census of Population (2020). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 8 July 2021.
  4. ^ "PSA Releases the 2018 Municipal and City Level Poverty Estimates". Philippine Statistics Authority. 15 December 2021. Retrieved 22 January 2022.
  5. ^ Zamboanga del Norte: Province Brief History, Provincial Government of Zamboanga del Norte, retrieved 2012
  6. ^ "An Act Converting into Barrios Certain Sitios in the Province of Zamboanga Del Norte". LawPH.com. Archived from the original on 2012-07-14. Retrieved 2011-04-12.
  7. ^ "Katipunan: Average Temperatures and Rainfall". Meteoblue. Retrieved 30 April 2020.
  8. ^ Census of Population (2015). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  9. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  10. ^ 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.
  11. ^ "Province of Zamboanga del Norte". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.
  12. ^ "Poverty incidence (PI):". Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 28 December 2020.
  13. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/NSCB_LocalPovertyPhilippines_0.pdf; publication date: 29 November 2005; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  14. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/2003%20SAE%20of%20poverty%20%28Full%20Report%29_1.pdf; publication date: 23 March 2009; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  15. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/2006%20and%202009%20City%20and%20Municipal%20Level%20Poverty%20Estimates_0_1.pdf; publication date: 3 August 2012; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  16. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/2012%20Municipal%20and%20City%20Level%20Poverty%20Estima7tes%20Publication%20%281%29.pdf; publication date: 31 May 2016; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  17. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/City%20and%20Municipal-level%20Small%20Area%20Poverty%20Estimates_%202009%2C%202012%20and%202015_0.xlsx; publication date: 10 July 2019; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  18. ^ "PSA Releases the 2018 Municipal and City Level Poverty Estimates". Philippine Statistics Authority. 15 December 2021. Retrieved 22 January 2022.

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