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Arakan Barangays

Arakan is a philippine municipality. It is located in the province Cotabato (North Cotabato) in Region XII SOCCSKSARGEN which is a part of the Mindanao group of islands. The municipality Arakan is seated about 0 km north of province capital City Of Kidapawan and about 942 km south-south-east of Philippine main capital Manila. The geographic coordinates of Arakan are 7° 6' 30'' N, 125° 2' 19'' E.

Administratively the Municipality of Arakan is subdivided into 28 barangays.

No. Name PSGC-Code Area
in km²
Urbanisation Population
1 Allab 124718001 - rural 595
2 Anapolon 124718002 - rural 640
3 Badiangon 124718003 - rural 2,193
4 Binoongan 124718004 - rural 622
5 Dallag 124718005 - urban 979
6 Datu Ladayon 124718006 - rural 728
7 Datu Matangkil 124718007 - rural 589
8 Doroluman 124718008 - rural 3,554
9 Gambodes 124718009 - rural 424
10 Ganatan 124718010 - rural 1,952
11 Greenfield 124718011 - rural 4,703
12 Kabalantian 124718012 - rural 2,492
13 Katipunan 124718013 - rural 412
14 Kinawayan 124718014 - rural 857
15 Kulaman Valley 124718015 - rural 701
16 Lanao Kuran 124718016 - rural 1,842
17 Libertad 124718017 - rural 951
18 Makalangot 124718018 - rural 1,370
19 Malibatuan 124718019 - rural 3,502
20 Maria Caridad 124718020 - rural 664
21 Meocan 124718021 - rural 2,867
22 Naje 124718022 - rural 1,003
23 Napalico 124718023 - rural 709
24 Salasang 124718024 - rural 1,207
25 San Miguel 124718025 - rural 481
26 Santo Niņo 124718026 - rural 1,344
27 Sumalili 124718027 - rural 568
28 Tumanding 124718028 - rural 768

According to the 2007 census, Arakan has a population of 38,717 residents and is part of the big group of 1073 cities and municipalities in the Philippines which have more than 10.000 residents but did not reach 50.000 population yet. Based on the number of its inhabitants Arakan is number 624 of the most populous cities of the Philippines and at 154 in Mindanao group of islands and at 15 of the most populous cities of province Cotabato (North Cotabato). With an area of 693.22 km² Arakan is one of the cities with a smaller urban area. Based on its area area, it ranks only as the 4th of the smallest cities of the province of Cotabato (North Cotabato).

According to the Philippine income classification for provinces, cities and municipalities Arakan is a 2nd class municipality. The urbanization status of Arakan is classified as partly urban.

Among the bigger cities and muni­ci­pa­li­ties in the neigh­bor­hood of Arakan there are City Of Valencia (Bukidnon) 89 km north, City Of Tagum (Davao Del Norte) 92 km east-north-east, Davao City (Davao Del Sur) 63 km east, City Of Koronadal (South Cotabato) 70 km south-south-west, Cotabato City (Cotabato City) 88 km west, City Of Panabo (Davao Del Norte) 74 km east-north-east, Polomolok (South Cotabato) 99 km south, Sultan Kudarat (Nuling) (Maguindanao) 84 km south-west, City Of Kidapawan 0 km north as well as 51 km south-east of Arakan the municipality City Of Digos (Davao Del Sur).



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