ZIP code 9516
Local time Sunday 8:55 AM
|District Lone district|
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
Area 609.3 km²
|Region SOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)|
Weather 28°C, Wind NE at 3 km/h, 71% Humidity
Neighborhoods Tituan, Little Lun, Sapu Grande
Pakaradyan festival 2014 malapatan sarangani province
Malapatan is a first class municipality in the province of Sarangani, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 76,914 people.
- Pakaradyan festival 2014 malapatan sarangani province
- Map of Malapatan Sarangani Philippines
Map of Malapatan, Sarangani, Philippines
Malapatan is bounded on the west by Sarangani Bay, on the east by Davao Occidental, on the north by Alabel, and on the south by Glan.
Malapatan is politically subdivided into 12 barangays.
The majority of the population are of Muslims or Maguindanaon origin.
The economy of Malapatan is largely based on agriculture with a high level production of copra (dried coconut meat). Animal husbandry is the second biggest income earner, notably cattle farming. Other agricultural products are coconuts, maize, sugarcane, bananas, pineapples, mangoes, eggs, beef, fish.
The economy has accelerated in the past decade driven by advances in global communication technology and the finishing of a modern highway that tremendously improved trade and transport.