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Tapul, Sulu


Tapul, Sulu



Map of showing the location of Tupul

Location within the

Coordinates: 5°42′21.6″N 120°52′55.2″E / 5.706000°N 120.882000°E / 5.706000; 120.882000Coordinates: 5°42′21.6″N 120°52′55.2″E / 5.706000°N 120.882000°E / 5.706000; 120.882000

Country  Philippines
Region Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
Province ]]
Barangays 15
 • Mayor Nasser Daud
 • Total 89.17 km2 (34.43 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 16,370
 • Density 180/km2 (480/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code
Dialing code
Income class 5th

Tapul is a 5th class municipality in the province of Sulu, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 16,370 people in 2,741 households.


Tapul is politically subdivided into 15 barangays.

  • Alu-Kabingaan
  • Banting
  • Hawan
  • Kalang (Pob.)
  • Kamaunggi
  • Kanaway
  • Kanmangon
  • Kaumpang
  • Pagatpat
  • Pangdan
  • Puok
  • Sayli
  • Sumambat
  • Tangkapaan
  • Tulakan


External links

  • Philippine Standard Geographic Code
  • 1995 Philippine Census Information
  • 2000 Philippine Census Information
  • 2007 Philippine Census Information (1)
  • 2007 Philippine Census Information (2)
  • Local Governance Performance Management System
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