Municipality of Magsaysay

Magsaysay is a fifth class municipality in the province of Lanao del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 19,019 people.

History

Executive Order No. 389, s. 1960 (22 March 1960) created the municipal district of Magsaysay from the following barrios/sitios:

From Kolambugan:

  • Bago-Ingud
  • Tambacon
  • Somiarang
  • Maitowato
  • Lemoncret
  • Olango
  • Taguitingan
  • Tawinian
  • Ilihan
  • Sulaman
  • Rarab
  • Pinalingco
  • Lumbac
  • Mapantao

From Tubod

  • Baguiguicon

From Tangcal

  • Pangao
  • Pilingkingan
  • Labo
  • Malabaogan
  • Lawigdato
  • Matungao

(from a previous edit) Originally, Tangcal is part of Municipality of Munai. Some of the barangay in Magsaysay is the same with Tangcal because of the same location. Mayor Macasamat Omar was undefeated Mayor in Magsaysay had also Mayor of municipality of Tangcal. Late Mamalampac Mangansan Mutia of municipality of Tangcal was major rival of Mayor Macasamat Omar in municipality of Tangcal before when Magsaysay in newly establish.

Barangays

Magsaysay is politically subdivided into 24 barangays.

  • Babasalon
  • Baguiguicon
  • Daan Campo
  • Durianon
  • Ilihan
  • Lamigadato
  • Lemoncret
  • Lubo
  • Lumbac
  • Malabaogan
  • Mapantao
  • Olango
  • Pangao
  • Pelingkingan
  • Lower Caningag (Perimbangan)
  • Poblacion (Bago-A-Ingud)
  • Rarab
  • Somiorang
  • Upper Caningag (Taguitingan)
  • Talambo
  • Tambacon
  • Tawinian
  • Tipaan
  • Tombador