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Katipunan
Municipality
St.Francis Xavier Church
St.Francis Xavier Church
Official seal of Katipunan
Seal
Nickname(s): Adventure Capital of Zanorte; The highest Mountain of Zanorte
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Katipunan highlighted
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Katipunan highlighted
Katipunan is located in Philippines
Katipunan
Katipunan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°26′N 123°17′E / 8.433°N 123.283°E / 8.433; 123.283Coordinates: 08°26′N 123°17′E / 8.433°N 123.283°E / 8.433; 123.283
Country Philippines
Region Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
Province Zamboanga del Norte
District 2nd district of Zamboanga del Norte
Founded February 2, 1914
Barangays 30
Government[1]
 • Mayor Crisostomo Eguia Jr.
Area[2]
 • Total 244.12 km2 (94.26 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 43,339
 • Density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7109
Dialing code 65
Income class 2nd class

Katipunan (formerly Lubungan[4]) is a second class municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 43,339 people.[3]

History[edit]

In 1955, six barrios were created:[5]

  • 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.

Barangays[edit]

Katipunan is politically subdivided into 30 barangays.[2]

  • Balok
  • Barangay Dos (Pob.)
  • Barangay Uno (Pob.)
  • 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

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Katipunan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 32,871 —    
1995 37,918 +2.71%
2000 37,448 −0.27%
2007 40,496 +1.09%
2010 43,339 +2.50%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: ZAMBOANGA DEL NORTE". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  4. ^ Zamboanga del Norte: Province Brief History, Provincial Government of Zamboanga del Norte, retrieved 2012
  5. ^ "An Act Converting into Barrios Certain Sitios in the Province of Zamboanga Del Norte". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-12. 

External links[edit]


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Sun.Star

Sun.Star
Tue, 20 Oct 2015 07:39:31 -0700

Gapnod craft by Artist Lordan Reganion of Katipunan, Zamboanga del Norte are among the products that were featured in the recently-held Zamboanga Peninsula Exposition 2015. (Bong Garcia). A TOP official of the Department of Trade and Industry ...

InterAksyon

InterAksyon
Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:39:14 -0800

Late Thursday morning, it was tracked 625 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur. Pagasa said Onyok is expected to be 273 kilometers east of Hinatuan Friday morning and over Katipunan, Zamboanga del Norte Saturday morning, when it could ...
 
Manila Bulletin
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 06:01:53 -0800

Officials from the municipality of Katipunan, Zamboanga del Norte, including two councilors, were also dismissed from the service for unliquidated cash advances. The OMB-MIN reported that in terms of offenses committed, there were 126 charges of grave ...
 
Philippine Information Agency
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:00:32 -0800

Also dismissed from service include 10 local executive officers from the town of Katipunan, Zamboanga del Norte which included 2 municipal councilors. The offense stems from cash advances which were not supported by proper documents and remain ...

Pang-Masa

Pang-Masa
Wed, 16 Dec 2015 20:41:15 -0800

MANILA, Philippines – Nagbabanta sa Caraga region ang bagyong “Onyok” na napanatili ang lakas, ayon sa state weather bureau ngayong Huwebes. Huling namataan ng PAGASA ang bagyo sa 625 kilometro silangan ng Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur ...

Inquirer.net

Inquirer.net
Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:42:34 -0700

Azcuna was born in Katipunan, Zamboanga del Norte on February 16, 1939. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts and juris doctor degrees from Ateneo De Manila University. Azcuna placed fourth in the 1962 Bar examinations. The ICJ has also chosen four other ...

InterAksyon

InterAksyon
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:46:23 -0700

... Police Regional Office 9 (PRO9) reported that Police Officer 1 Rustom Llanes Redoble, 36 years old and a member of the city police, was shot by his wife, who is a high school teacher at Katipunan National High School in Katipunan, Zamboanga Del Norte.
 
Asia Times Online
Thu, 07 Feb 2013 00:06:34 -0800

The South China Sea has become the epicenter of a whirlwind of escalating territorial disputes among six countries in the region - Brunei, China, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam. Now, with pressure on new Association of Southeast Asian ...
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