Map of Leyte with Mayorga highlighted
Location within the Philippines
|Coordinates: 10°54′N 125°00′E / 10.900°N 125.000°ECoordinates: 10°54′N 125°00′E / 10.900°N 125.000°E|
|Region||Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)|
|Congr. district||2nd district of Leyte|
|• Mayor||Valente O. Adolfo|
|• Total||42.17 km2 (16.28 sq mi)|
|• Total||17, 000|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
The town was created in 1954 from the barrios of Mayorga, Andres Bonifacio, Talisay, San Roque, Burgos, Liberty, Union, Ormocay, Wilson, and the southern portion of barrio of Cogon Bingcay which were then a part of Dulag.
Mayorga is politically subdivided into 16 barangays. In 1957, the sitios of Picas, Guintulayan, and Bañgag were converted into barrios and renamed Santa Cruz, General Antonio Luna, and Calipayan, respectively.
- A. Bonifacio
- General Antonio Luna
- Poblacion Zone 1
- Poblacion Zone 2
- Poblacion Zone 3
- San Roque
- Santa Cruz
|Population census of Mayorga|
|Source: National Statistics Office|
- "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 24 June 2013.
- "Province: Leyte". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 24 June 2013.
- "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 24 June 2013.
- "An Act Creating the Municipality of Mayorga in the Province of Leyte". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-11.
- "An Act Creating Certain Barrios in the Municipality of Mayorga, Province of Leyte". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-12.
- Philippine Standard Geographic Code
- Philippine Census Information
- Local Governance Performance Management System
|La Paz||Leyte Gulf|