Alabel, Sarangani

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Map of Sarangani showing the location of Alabel

Alabel is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Sarangani, Philippines. It is the capital municipality of Sarangani. According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 60,779 people in 12,312 households.

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Economy

Copra yielding coconut

The economy of Alabel is largely based on agriculture with a high level production of dried coconut meat. Animal husbandry is the second biggest income earner, notably cattle farming. Other agricultural products are coconuts, maize, sugarcane, bananas, pineapples, mangoes; pork, 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.

Barangays

Alabel is politically subdivided into 12 barangays.

  • Alegria
  • Bagacay
  • Baluntay
  • Datal Anggas
  • Domolok
  • Kawas
  • Maribulan
  • Pag-Asa
  • Paraiso
  • Poblacion (Alabel)
  • Spring
  • Tokawal

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Coordinates: 6°05′N, 125°17′E



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