Alipao is a barangay of the philippine municipality Alegria in the province Surigao Del Norte
which is part of the Mindanao group
Alipao is one of the barangays which are in the outlying area of Municipality Alegria.
The municipality Alegria with a population of about 13,369 and its 12 barangays belong to the partly urban areas in the Philippines. While some of the barangays developed modern urban structures, some others, especially those which are seated in the outlying areas, remained rural. By the end of 2007 Alipao had 1,747 residents.
Other barangays of Alegria are:
Anahaw, Budlingin, Camp Eduard (Geotina), Ferlda, Gamuton, Julio Ouano (Pob.), Ombong, Poblacion (Alegria), Pongtud, San Juan, San Pedro