World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Talugtug, Nueva Ecija

Article Id: WHEBN0002174857
Reproduction Date:

Title: Talugtug, Nueva Ecija  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Muñoz, Nueva Ecija, Guimba, Nueva Ecija, Roman Catholic Diocese of San Jose in the Philippines, Palayan, Legislative districts of Nueva Ecija
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Talugtug, Nueva Ecija

Talugtog
Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results
Talugtug Welcome Arch
Talugtug Welcome Arch
Official seal of Talugtog
Seal
Talugtog is located in Philippines
Talugtog
Talugtog
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates:
Country
Region Central Luzon (Region III)
Province
District 2nd District
Barangays 28
Government[1]
 • Mayor Quintino Caspillo
Area[2]
 • Total 93.95 km2 (36.27 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 21,291
 • Density 230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
Income class 4th class; rural

Talugtug is a fourth class municipality in the province of Nueva Ecija, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 21,291 people.[3]

Geography

The municipality is situated in the northern part of Nueva Ecija, about 71 kilometres (44 mi) from the seat of the provincial government in Palayan City; 169 kilometres (105 mi) from Manila; and 29 kilometres (18 mi) from the nearby City of San Jose. It is bounded on the South by the Municipality of Guimba; on the southeast by the municipality of Muñoz; on the west by Cuyapo, on the east by Lupao, all of which are in the province of Nueva Ecija. On the northern most side of Talugtug is the boundary of Pangasinan with the municipality of Umingan. Talugtug has a total land are of 10,122.2324 hectares (25,012.581 acres).

Talugtug is characterized by hilly and rolling land in the northeastern and northwestern section of the municipality covering almost 7 barangays. The foot of two mountain ranges, namely Mt. Baloy (with peak in Cuyapo) and Mt. Amorong (with peak in Umingan, Pangasinan) occupies its hilly and rolling areas.

About 70% of the land area and mostly located in the western portion is flat which constitute the agricultural area of the municipality where almost 75% of its total rice production come.

Barangays

Talugtug is politically subdivided into 28 barangays.[2]

  • Alula
  • Baybayabas
  • Buted
  • Cabiangan
  • Calisitan
  • Cinense
  • Culiat
  • Maasin
  • Magsaysay (Pob.)
  • Mayamot I
  • Mayamot II
  • Nangabulan
  • Osmeña (Pob.)
  • Villa Fronda
  • Patola
  • Quezon (Pob.)
  • Quirino (Pob.)
  • Roxas (Pob.)
  • Saguing
  • Sampaloc
  • Santa Catalina
  • Santo Domingo
  • Saringaya
  • Saverona
  • Tandoc
  • Tibag
  • Villa Rosario
  • Villa Boado

Demographics

Economy

The municipality's status is currently fourth class, having attained an annual income of thirty million four hundred ninety nine thousand two hundred ninety nine pesos and eighty six cents (P30, 499, 299.86) as of 2006. Majority of the inhabitants rely mainly on farming from their small farm holdings while the rest depend on pasturing animals and cogon harvesting as their source of livelihood.

References

External links

  • Philippine Standard Geographic Code
  • Philippine Census Information
  • Local Governance Performance Management System
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.