The municipality of Divilacan is situated in Northeastern Isabela.  It is one of the four coastal municipalities of the province.  The town is bounded on the north by the town of Maconacon; on the east by the vast Philippine Sea; on the west by the towns of Tumauini and Ilagan and on the south by the town of Palanan.

 

Based on the technical description of the town when it was created, it has an approximate land area of 120,000 hectares.  However, in 1996, a perimeter survey jointly conducted by the municipal government and the Land Management Bureau, Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Regional Office 02, rectified the land area of the town to 89,202 hectares, including a contested area of 253 hectares in Barangay Dimapnat.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Facts and Figures

 

Basic Profile

 

 

LGU Type

:

Municipality

Income class

:

3rd

Population

:

4,954

Total Land area in hectares

:

19,780.0

No. of Barangays

:

12

No. of Households

:

1,027

Financial Profile

 

 

IRA share

:

PhP   89,680,563.00

Local-Sourced Revenues

:

PhP      695,256.00

Other Revenues

:

PhP         0.00

Total LGU Income

:

PhP 90,375,819.00

Ecosystems

 

 

 

 

Agricultural Ecosystem

 

 

Forest Ecosystem

 

 

Coastal Marine Ecosystem

 

 

Freshwater Ecosystem

Economic Activity

 

 

 

 

Agricultural

 

 

Fishery

 

 

Commercial and Service Center

 

 

Industrial

Government Officials

   

Mayor

:

Hon. Venturito C. Bulan

Vice Mayor

:

Hon. Alfredo P. Custodio

Sources: http://www.blgs.gov.ph , PENRO-Isabela