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Matanao Barangays

Matanao is a philippine municipality. It is located in the province Davao Del Sur in Region XI Davao Region which is a part of the Mindanao group of islands. The municipality Matanao is seated about 15 km west-south-west of province capital City Of Digos and about 991 km south-south-east of Philippine main capital Manila. The geographic coordinates of Matanao are 6° 42' 15'' N, 125° 13' 33'' E.

Administratively the Municipality of Matanao is subdivided into 33 barangays. One forms the center of the city wheras the other 32 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 Asbang 112410001 - rural 1,204
2 Asinan 112410002 - rural 634
3 Bagumbayan 112410003 - rural 507
4 Bangkal 112410004 - rural 3,065
5 Buas 112410005 - rural 764
6 Buri 112410006 - rural 2,155
7 Camanchiles 112410007 - rural 1,450
8 Ceboza 112410008 - rural 550
9 Colonsabak 112410009 - rural 1,400
10 Dongan-Pekong 112410010 - rural 1,688
12 Kabasagan 112410012 - rural 2,015
13 Kapok 112410013 - rural 995
14 Kauswagan 112410014 - rural 1,470
15 Kibao 112410015 - rural 626
16 La Suerte 112410016 - rural 1,446
17 Langa-an 112410017 - rural 615
19 Lower Marber 112410019 - rural 1,065
21 Cabligan (Managa) 112410021 - rural 1,350
22 Manga 112410022 - rural 3,360
23 New Katipunan 112410023 - rural 1,959
24 New Murcia 112410024 - rural 1,287
25 New Visayas 112410025 - rural 1,938
26 Poblacion 112410026 - urban 4,880
27 Saboy 112410027 - rural 1,601
28 San Jose 112410028 - rural 1,061
29 San Miguel 112410029 - rural 555
30 San Vicente 112410030 - rural 635
31 Saub 112410031 - rural 432
32 Sinaragan 112410032 - rural 1,756
33 Sinawilan 112410033 - rural 3,906
34 Tamlangon 112410034 - rural 788
35 Towak 112410035 - rural 1,952
36 Tibongbong 112410036 - rural 697

According to the 2007 census, Matanao has a population of 49,806 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 Matanao is number 445 of the most populous cities of the Philippines and at 107 in Mindanao group of islands and at 7 of the most populous cities of province Davao Del Sur. With an area of 202.40 km² Matanao is one of the cities with a smaller urban area. Based on its area area, it ranks only as the 9th of the smallest cities of the province of Davao Del Sur.

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

Among the bigger cities and muni­ci­pa­li­ties in the neigh­bor­hood of Matanao there are City Of Panabo (Davao Del Norte) 84 km north-east, City Of Koronadal (South Cotabato) 47 km west-south-west, General Santos City (Dadiangas) (South Cotabato) 66 km south, Polomolok (South Cotabato) 57 km south-south-west, Davao City 58 km north-east, City Of Digos 15 km east-north-east, Malita 52 km south-east, Midsayap (Cotabato (North Cotabato)) 49 km north-west, Sultan Kudarat (Nuling) (Maguindanao) 73 km west-south-west as well as 98 km south of Matanao the municipality Glan (Sarangani).



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