Maasin is a barangay of the philippine municipality Hindang in the province Leyte
in Eastern Visayas
which is part of the Visayas group
Maasin is one of the barangays which are in the outlying area of Municipality Hindang.
The municipality Hindang with a population of about 19,927 and its 20 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 Maasin had 1,426 residents.
Other barangays of Hindang are:
Anahaw, Anolon, Baldoza, Bontoc, Bulacan, Canha-ayon, Capudlosan, Doos Del Norte, Doos Del Sur, Himacugo, Himokilan Island, Katipunan, Mabagon, Mahilum, Poblacion 1, Poblacion 2, San Vicente, Tabok, Tagbibi