PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT

A.   Geographical Location

The Municipality of Sagada, Mountain Province is located in the northwestern portion of Mountain Province at 17° 05’ N and 120° 54’ E. It is politically bounded on the North by the Municipality of Tubo, Abra on the East by the Municipality of Bontoc, on the South by the Municipality of Sabangan, and on the West by the Municipalities of Bauko and Besao.

It is accessible by road either through the Halsema Highway (also called the Mountain Trail) from Baguio City or the National Highway passing through Banawe, Ifugao. It is approximately 157 kilometers from Bontoc.

B.   Barangay Subdivision

Sagada has a total land area of 9,969 hectares (MPDO, 2007) which is higher than the mapped domain area of 8,698 hectares in 1997 (ADMP, 2004).

The biggest barangay is Aguid which covers almost 2,717.68 hectares or 27% of the total land area. It covers the Amsulong watershed of the municipality. Barangay Pide, on the other hand, is the smallest barangay in Sagada which only covers 87.93 hectares or 0.88% of the whole municipality.

The land area is distributed to the following land uses:

LAND USE

AREA (in hectare)

%

Built-up Areas

530.26

5.32

Tourism

50

0.5

Alienable & Disposable

202.84

2.03

Protection Forest

4,506.06

45.20

Non-Nipas

3,200.86

32.11

Severe Erosion

1,458.43

14.63

River

20.55

0.21

TOTAL

9,969

100


POPULATION, HOUSEHOLD AND FAMILY NUMBER PER BARANGAY

CY2016

Actual Population By Barangays, Sex, Households and Families

BARANGAY

NSO POPULATION

ACTUAL POPULATION

HOUSEHOLDS

(ACTUAL)

FAMILIES

(ACTUAL)

 

 

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

 

 

 

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

NO.

%

NO.

%

NO.

%

160

172

AGUID

 

 

612

355

 

316

 

671

 

217

223

AMBASING

 

 

817

402

 

397

 

799

 

205

238

ANKILENG

 

 

1020

484

 

494

 

978

 

82

84

ANTADAO

 

 

369

179

 

163

 

342

 

173

210

BALUGAN

 

 

834

481

 

431

 

912

 

197

221

BANGA-AN

 

 

722

521

 

457

 

978

 

185

219

DAGDAG

 

 

835

426

 

430

 

856

 

179

204

DEMANG

 

 

778

368

 

386

 

754

 

103

112

FIDELISAN

 

 

474

222

 

231

 

453

 

96

102

KILONG

 

 

403

235

 

215

 

450

 

132

155

MADONGO

 

 

498

307

 

299

 

606

 

52

61

NACAGANG

 

 

1577

132

 

115

 

247

 

403

490

PATAY

 

 

372

672

 

735

 

1407

 

116

124

PIDE

 

 

261

243

 

212

 

455

 

104

116

SUYO

 

 

405

237

 

223

 

460

 

79

98

TACCONG

 

 

323

177

 

166

 

343

 

89

97

TANULONG

 

 

413

220

 

198

 

418

 

91

135

T. NORTE

 

 

407

198

 

184

 

382

 

94

109

T. SUR

 

 

419

244

 

216

 

460

 

96

110

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

 

 

11540

6103

50.98

5868

49.08

11971

100

2853

3280

%