Geographical Location

Barangay Bangbang is located at the southeast portion of the municipality. It is about 4.8 kilometers away from Poblacion, Hungduan. It is bounded in the North by Barangay Hapao, in the west by barangays Hapao and Poblacion, in the East by Barangay Lingay of Kiangan and in the south by Barangay Maggok. The Barangay has a land area of 1,976 hectares or 8.62% of the municipality’s land mass.

Sitios:

Alimit

Angadal

Awa

Bangbang Proper

Bayumbuwa

Bimmakuy

Bito (Bangbang)

Bito (Gode)

Buhucan

Cabulo

Calom

Dotal

Duntugna

Gabgab

Gangob

Gode Proper

Hagonghong

 

Kibanda

Kibanig

Kihibud

Kika-i

Kultib

Kompa

Lodong

Maumog

 

Muyong

Nalbuwan

Nunggawa

Panniki

Pimmalong

Puntupaan

Tangadon

Tinigging

Political History

In 1805, during the time of Lt. Governor Captain Jeff Galman of the American Army, the barangay was included in the old Kiangan. On provision of Executive Order No. 6 series of 1921, Hungduan was taken out of Kiangan and became a municipal district through Executive Order No. 33 s. 1923. One of its fifteen barangays is Barangay Bangbang further subdivided to three major sitios: Polod, Gode and Bangbang.

Political Leaders

Name Position Inclusive Years
Max Yogyog Barangay Captain 2007-present
Manuel Dulnuan Barangay Captain 1986-2007
Paul Ananayo Barangay Captain 1980-1985
Louis Cabbigat Barangay Captain 1979-1980
Antonio Gumunot Barangay Captain 1977-1979
Peter Buhente Barangay Captain
Isabel Pumihic Barangay Captain
Balanti Yogyog Barangay Captain
Patawig Barangay Captain

source: barangay data

Quick Facts:

Population:   832 (NSO 2010)

No. of Household:  146 (CBMS 2012)