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Roseller Lim, officially the Municipality of Roseller Lim, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 43,646 people.[3]

Roseller Lim
Municipality of Roseller Lim
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Roseller Lim highlighted
Map of Zamboanga Sibugay with Roseller Lim highlighted
Roseller Lim is located in Philippines
Roseller Lim
Roseller Lim
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°42′N 122°28′E / 7.7°N 122.47°E / 7.7; 122.47Coordinates: 7°42′N 122°28′E / 7.7°N 122.47°E / 7.7; 122.47
Country Philippines
RegionZamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
ProvinceZamboanga Sibugay
District2nd District
Barangays26 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorDanilo J. Piodena
 • Vice MayorMichael A. Piodena
 • CongressmanDulce Ann K. Hofer
 • Electorate23,859 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total300 km2 (100 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total43,646
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
7002
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)62
Climate typetropical climate
Income class3rd municipal income class
Revenue (₱)120.7 million  (2016)
Native languagesSubanon language
Cebuano
Chavacano
Tagalog
Websitewww.rtlimsibugay.gov.ph

The town is named in honor of the first Senator from Zamboanga, Senator Roseller T. Lim.

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BarangaysEdit

Roseller Lim is politically subdivided into 26 barangays.

  • Ali Alsree
  • Balansag
  • Calula
  • Casacon
  • Don Perfecto
  • Gango
  • Katipunan
  • Kulambugan
  • Mabini
  • Magsaysay
  • Malubal
  • New Antique
  • New Sagay
  • Palmera
  • Pres. Roxas
  • Remedios
  • San Antonio
  • San Fernandino
  • San Jose
  • Santo Rosario
  • Siawang
  • Silingan
  • Surabay
  • Taruc
  • Tilasan
  • Tupilac


[4]==Attractions==

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1990 29,325—    
1995 31,291+1.22%
2000 34,152+1.89%
2007 34,952+0.32%
2010 37,216+2.31%
2015 43,646+3.08%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]

List of former mayorsEdit

  • Romeo Billote
  • Camilo Bicoy
  • Danilo "Dan" Piodena
  • Michael "Papong" Piodena - present

EducationEdit

Roseller Lim has many elementary and high schools, as well as colleges.

ElementaryEdit

  • Surabay Central Elementary School
  • Surabay SPED
  • Magsaysay Elementary School
  • Kulambugan Elementary School
  • Katipunan Elementary School
  • Silingan Elementary School
  • Tupilac Elementary School
  • Malubal Elementary School
  • San Jose Primary School
  • Siawang Elementary School
  • Taruc Elementary School
  • Butalian Elementary School
  • Guinabucan Elementary School
  • Habib Ibrahim Memorial School

SecondaryEdit

  • Surabay National High School (SNHS)
  • Malubal National High school (MNHS)
  • Sto. Rosario National High school (SrNHS)
  • San Fernandino National High School (SFNHS)
  • Guinabucan National High School (GNHS)
  • Gango National High School (GNHS)

TertiaryEdit

  • Western Sibugay College (WESCO)
  • Western Mindanao Cooperative College-Annex (WMCC)

ChurchesEdit

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. ^ https://www.facebook.com/ArcillasBEACH/
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  6. ^ 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.
  7. ^ "Province of Zamboanga Sibugay". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

External linksEdit