MUNICIPALITY OF MINA
Mayor: HON.LYDIA E. GRABATO
Vice Mayor: BERNARDINO CHICHIRITA
Municipal Planning Officer: ENGR. JOSE G. SALANIO, JR.
  
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BRIEF HISTORY
 

LOCATION AND ACCESSIBILITY

RESOURCE PROFILE
 
Indicator  Area (has.)   % Total Land Area 
Developed Areas
 
3.43
Residential
91.10
 
Commercial
4.42
 
Institutional
17.95
 
Parks and Open Space
8.20
 
Open Grasslands
18.08
0.51
Agro-Industrial
67.5
1.90
Bodies of Water
27.04
0.76
Infrastructure And Facilities
76.82
2.16
Agricultural
3,238.01
91.23
Total Land Area
3,549.12
100.00
 
      The land topography of most barangays in Mina is plain except for barangays Abat, Naumuan, Tipolo, Yugot, Nasirum, Janipa-an west and Capul-an, which land elevations are mostly about 10 to 20 feet above sea level. 

      Suague River runs along the Poblacion going eastward and passes through the portions of barangay Tolarucan, Bangac, Abat, Cabalabagan, Talibong Grande, Talibong Pequeno, Tumay Guibuangan and Nasirum. 

      Of the municipality’s total land area of 35.4912 sq.kms. has 0-8 percent slope; 8.73614 square kilometers with 9-15 percent slope and 0.828210 square kilometers with 16-18 percent slope.

    Soil Types

      The soil in the municipality of Mina is classified into four types: Sta. Rita Clay, Alimodian Clay Loam, Umingan Fine Sandy Loam and Alimodian Silt. The most dominant of these is Sta. Rita Clay, which covers approximately 72.14 percent of the total land area. Rice is the most common soil type is Alimodian Clay Loam followed by Umingan Fine Sandy Loam, which is most common along the riverbanks. Alimodian silt could be found only at the southern portion of the Barangay Janipa-an East.

DEMOGRAPHIC PROFILE
    Population
      The actual primary population survey as of November 1998 conducted by the municipality, Mina has a total population of 17,487.

ECONOMIC PROFILE

INTERESTING PLACES
    Restaurants

Sports Recreation Centers


INFRASTRUCTURE AND UTILITIES


  
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