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Daanbantayan, Cebu

Daanbantayan is a 2nd Class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines. It includes several barangays including the island of Malapascua. Daanbantayan is derived from the words "Daan" meaning old and "Bantayan" which means a look-out station since this used to be a look-out station for Moro raiders before the Spaniards obtained control of the Town.

daanbantayan-relative positionPopulation: 73,254 (2007 census)

Area: 105.45 sq. Km.

Zip Code: 6013

Churches:
Sta. Rosa Parish
San Isidro Parish
San Miguel Parish
Our Lady of the Visitation Parish

Political subdivisions of Daanbantayan (20 barangays)

Agujo
Bagay
Bakhawan
Bateria
Bitoon
Calape
Carnaza
Dalingding
Lanao
Logon
Malbago
Malingin
Maya
Pajo
Paypay
Poblacion
Talisay
Tapilon
Tinubdan
Tominjao

Municipal Officials as of May 2013

Mayor: Augusto Corro
Vice-Mayor: Gilbert Arrabis Jr.

Councilors:
Chona De Leon, Zenaida Abucay, Bregitte Tancawan, Marylou E. Pepito, Samuel P. Moralde, Juanito P. Ybañez, Jupiter Rosell, Mark Anthony Luche

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