Talipao is a 1st class coastal municipality of Sulu Province in Bangsamoro Autonomous Region, Philippines.
Profile of Talipao Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Southern part of Jolo Island, West of Mindanao Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Patikul (north), Panglima Estino (east), Maimbung and Indanan (west)
Area –> 380.57 km2 (146.94 sq mi)
Population –> 80,255 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 158,397,277.21
Barangays –> 52
Terrain –> Coastal plain wit hills and mountains
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Fish, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tausog, Sama, Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Congressman –> Samier Tan
Mayor –> Nivocadnezar I. Tulawie
Vice Mayor –> Zulficar T. Tulawie
History of Talipao
The town of Talipao was created on July 1, 1957.
Economy of Talipao
Talipao is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Talipao
Hadja Sitti Raya Mosque
Festivals in Talipao
Map of Talipao Municipality in Sulu