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Geographical Location

The Municipality of Lezo is situated on the northern part of the province of Aklan and bounded in the northeast by Numancia, southeast by Kalibo and Banga, northwest by Makato and in the southwest by Malinao lying between 11°40′ north latitude and 122°20′E east longitudes.

Its land area is 21,738,278 hectares making it the smallest municipality in the province of Aklan. It is politically subdivided into 12 barangays namely Agcawilan, Bagto, Bugasongan, Carugdog, Cogon, Ibao, Mina, Poblacion, Sta. Cruz, Sta. Cruz Biga-a, Silakat-Nonok and Tayhawan.

Distance to Major Points:

Lezo distance from the capital town of Kalibo is 8 kilometers and 193 kilometers from the regional capital of Iloilo City.

Power Supply

The Aklan Electric Cooperative with its main office located at Poblacion, Lezo, Aklan provides power requirements to the Municipality of Lezo.

All 12 barangays of the municipality were serviced with electric power.
energized.

Communication

At present, postal delivery is made by the Philippine Postal Office. There is one (1) postal office located in Brgy. Poblacion at the back of the Municipal Health Center.

Panay Telephone Corporation (Pantelco) operates in the municipality that offers landline and internet services. Smart and Globe towers are also present that provides mobile and internet connections.

Land Area and Classification
Classification Land Area (hectares)
Residential 665,712
Agricultural 19,363,796
Commercial 4,529
Industrial 46,157
Institutional:  
Government 54,732
Religious 16,911
Education 45,764
Open Space/Rivers/Creeks 1,540,677
Total Land Area 21,738,278
Topography
Barangay Terrain Type          
  Plain Area (Has.) Hilly Percent to Total Total Area (Has.) Distance from Poblacion to Barangay Proper (km)
Agcawilan 191 5.93 2.85 8.78 191 3.5
Bagto 86 2.58 1.38 3.96 86 1.5
Bugasongan 107 4.92 0 4.92 107 2
Carugdog 300 13.80 0 13.8 300 2
Cogon 242 11.13 0 11.13 242 2.75
Ibao 86 3.96 0 3.96 86 2
Mina 195 7.54 1.32 8.86 195 1.5
Poblacion 278 12.32 0.46 12.78 278  
Silakat Nonok 163 5.43 2.07 7.5 163 3.5
Sta. Cruz 195 8.28 0.69 8.97 195 1
Sta. Cruz Biga-a 103 2.81 2.03 4.84 103 1.5
Tayhawan 228 7.50 3 10.5 228 2
TOTAL 86.2 13.80 2174 100 2174  
Population and Number of Households, by Barangay
Barangay Male Female Total No. of Households
Agcawilan        
Bagto        
Bugasongan        
Carugdog        
Cogon        
Ibao        
Mina        
Poblacion        
Silakat Nonok        
Sta. Cruz        
Sta. Cruz Biga-a        
Tayhawan        
TOTAL