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Concepcion Barangays

Concepcion is a philippine municipality. It is located in the province Misamis Occidental in Region X Northern Mindanao which is a part of the Mindanao group of islands. The municipality Concepcion is seated about 24 km west-south-west of province capital Oroquieta City and about 744 km south-south-east of Philippine main capital Manila. The geographic coordinates of Concepcion are 8° 24' 16'' N, 123° 35' 42'' E.

Administratively the Municipality of Concepcion is subdivided into 18 barangays. One forms the center of the city wheras the other 17 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Municipality.

No. Name PSGC-Code Area
in km²
Urbanisation Population
1 Bagong Nayon 104206001 - rural 811
2 Capule 104206002 - rural 532
3 New Casul 104206003 - rural 330
4 Guiban 104206004 - rural 516
5 Laya-an 104206005 - rural 613
6 Lingatongan 104206006 - rural 237
7 Maligubaan 104206007 - rural 781
8 Mantukoy 104206008 - rural 636
9 Marugang 104206009 - rural 245
11 Poblacion 104206011 - urban 344
12 Pogan 104206012 - rural 839
13 Small Potongan 104206013 - rural 333
14 Soso-on 104206014 - rural 329
15 Upper Dapitan 104206015 - rural 345
16 Upper Dioyo 104206016 - rural 757
17 Upper Potongan 104206017 - rural 182
18 Upper Salimpono 104206018 - rural 299
19 Virayan 104206019 - rural 226

According to the 2007 census, Concepcion has a population of 8,355 and belongs to the smallest 119 cities and municipalities of the Philippines with less than 10.000 inhabitants. Based on the number of its inhabitants Concepcion is number 1541 of the most populous cities of the Philippines and at 438 in Mindanao group of islands and at 17 of the most populous cities of province Misamis Occidental. With an area of 61.60 km² Concepcion is one of the cities with a smaller urban area. Based on its area area, it ranks only as the 16th of the smallest cities of the province of Misamis Occidental.

The urbanization status of Concepcion as classified as partly urban.

Among the bigger cities and muni­ci­pa­li­ties in the neigh­bor­hood of Concepcion there are Dipolog City (Zamboanga Del Norte) 29 km west-north-west, Iligan City (Lanao Del Norte) 73 km east-south-east, Ozamis City 39 km south-east, Zamboanga City (Zamboanga Del Sur) 65 km south-south-west, Marawi City (Lanao Del Sur) 89 km east-south-east, Pagadian City (Zamboanga Del Sur) 65 km south-south-west, Oroquieta City 24 km east-north-east, Dapitan City (Zamboanga Del Norte) 33 km north-west, Lala (Lanao Del Norte) 50 km south-south-east as well as 68 km west-south-west of Concepcion the municipality Sindangan (Zamboanga Del Norte).



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