Buldon, Maguindanao

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Buldon
Municipality of Buldon
Map of Maguindanao with Buldon highlighted
Map of Maguindanao with Buldon highlighted
Buldon is located in Philippines
Buldon
Buldon
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 7°31′N 124°22′E / 7.52°N 124.37°E / 7.52; 124.37Coordinates: 7°31′N 124°22′E / 7.52°N 124.37°E / 7.52; 124.37
Country Philippines
RegionBangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM)
ProvinceMaguindanao
District1st District
Barangays15 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorAbolais A. Manalao
 • Electorate17,614 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total392.61 km2 (151.59 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total35,282
 • Density90/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
9615
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)64
Climate typetropical climate
Income class4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)120.6 million  (2016)
Native languagesMaguindanao language
Maranao
Tagalog
Websitewww.buldon.gov.ph

Buldon, officially the Municipality of Buldon, is a 4th class municipality in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 35,282 people.[3]

The town was part of the province of Shariff Kabunsuan from October 2006 until its nullification by the Supreme Court in July 2008.

Barangays[edit]

Buldon is politically subdivided into 15 barangays.

  • Ampuan
  • Aratuc
  • Cabayuan
  • Calaan (Poblacion)
  • Karim
  • Dinganen
  • Edcor (Gallego Edcor)
  • Kulimpang
  • Mataya
  • Minabay
  • Nuyo
  • Oring
  • Pantawan
  • Piers
  • Rumidas

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Buldon
YearPop.±% p.a.
1918 686—    
1939 2,693+6.73%
1970 18,549+6.42%
1975 16,383−2.46%
1980 12,350−5.49%
1990 22,730+6.29%
1995 24,209+1.19%
2000 26,903+2.29%
2007 36,937+4.47%
2010 33,729−3.25%
2015 35,282+0.86%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Buldon, Maguindanao
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 28
(82)
28
(82)
28
(82)
29
(84)
28
(82)
27
(81)
27
(81)
27
(81)
27
(81)
27
(81)
27
(81)
28
(82)
28
(82)
Average low °C (°F) 22
(72)
22
(72)
22
(72)
23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
22
(72)
22
(72)
22
(72)
22
(72)
23
(73)
22
(72)
22
(72)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 236
(9.3)
225
(8.9)
244
(9.6)
235
(9.3)
304
(12.0)
287
(11.3)
200
(7.9)
175
(6.9)
158
(6.2)
200
(7.9)
287
(11.3)
243
(9.6)
2,794
(110.2)
Average rainy days 24.3 22.3 26.0 27.2 28.3 27.2 25.8 24.8 22.2 25.4 27.2 25.8 306.5
Source: Meteoblue [7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province: Maguindanao". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "ARMM – Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Maguindanao". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.
  7. ^ "Buldon, Maguindanao : Average Temperatures and Rainfall". Meteoblue. Retrieved 19 January 2019.


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