Cangumbang is a barangay of the philippine municipality Palo in the province Leyte
in Eastern Visayas
which is part of the Visayas group
Cangumbang belongs to the barangays of Municipality Palo which are in the outlying area.
The municipality Palo with a population of about 56,781 and its 33 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 Cangumbang had 1,002 residents.
Other barangays of Palo are:
Anahaway, Arado, Baras, Barayong, Buri (Pob.), Cabarasan Daku, Cabarasan Guti, Campetik, Candahug, Canhidoc, Capirawan, Castilla, Cavite East (Pob.), Cavite West (Pob.), Cogon (Cogon San Joaquin), Gacao, Guindapunan, Libertad, Luntad (Pob.), Naga-naga, Pawing, Salvacion, San Agustin, San Antonio, San Fernando, San Isidro, San Joaquin, San Jose, San Miguel (Pob.), Santa Cruz (Pob.), Tacuranga, Teraza