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Libungan

Municipality of Libungan

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libungan logoThe Municipality of Libungan in early times had different names. Originally, it was known by its settlers as “dadas” meaning road down by the river. Other settlers called it “Limbungan”, meaning “cheaters” because during early times, the river changed its course damaging the crops and cheating the farmers in the area. From then on. It was called Libungan.

Geography
Libungan is located in the northwestern part of the Province of Cotabato with Libungan River as the main boundary from the Municipalities of Alamada, Banisilan and Carmen.

Natural Resources
The agricultural land in the municipality is planted with rice, corn and a hundred hectares to the traditional white corn variety. Coconut, mango and banana are also planted in the semi-sloping and upland areas.

MUNICIPALITY OF LIBUNGAN

Date of Creation: January 27, 1968
Land Area (Has): 17,250 (NAMRIA)
Income Classification:    2nd Class
Population:  45,295 (2010 NSO Survey)
Population Density (2010): 262.58 (Persons/sq.km.)
Registered Voters (2010): 24,248
No. of Barangays:   20

Resources & Potential
Festival

Hon. Manuel T. Dela Serna
Municipal Mayor

Hon. Ronaldo B. Pader, M.D.
Vice Mayor

MUNICIPAL COUNCILORS    

                           Hon. Henry N. Mariano                                Hon.  Christopher M. Cuan

                           Hon.  Noel A. Gretare                                  Hon. Alex T. Drilon

                           Hon. Editha O. Neri                                     Hon. Jaime A. Cadungog

                           Hon. Gil D. Devellleres                                Hon. Zosimo O. Dacoroon

 
BARANGAYBARANGAYÿCAPTAINNSO POPULATION (2010)
1. ABAGALIBRADO B. BAYLON1,929
2. BAGUERREYNALDO G. GALANTO3,371
3. BARONGISIMANSAD S. PANAWIDAN2,671
4. BATIOCANFLORANTE C. DEPAS1,656
5. CABARUYANJORIDINE D. BONAO3,955
6. CABPANGIHENRY O. NERI2,337
7. DEMAPACOJOSEPH DANTE D. DEVELLERES1,552
8. GREBONAISIDRO U. BONA1,389
9. GUMAGAJOSE B. DIAZ3,795
10. KAPAYAWILEONARDO M. BARAT1,839
11. KILOYAOFELEPE C. DORONILA905
12. KITUBODRAMON D. DRILON1,926
13. MALENGENRIC P. VILLARTA1,272
14. MONTAYJOSE ARIEL P. PALENCIA2,763
15. NICAANREY G.DIMASUAY1,845
16. PALAOEDWIN M. VICENTE1,268
17. POBLACIONCRESENCIANO J. YU5,588
18. SINAPANGANJHONNY D. SARIMBANGON1,594
19. SINAWINGANMARIO E. PRETESTO2,100
20. ULAMIANROLANDO E. MARTIN1,540

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