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Distance from the City Proper 28.00 kms
Political District District I
Historical Background

The word "Baluno" came from a tropical fruit tree "baluno".  In the early civilization, there was a very big baluno tree in the barangay, which hunters and inhabitants used as reference point in going and meeting others for hunting purposes.  Until such time, it became popular and familiar to the inhabitants and they became accustomed to calling the place "Baluno".


The geographical location is mountainous but the soil is very fertile and suitable for planting vegetables and agricultural products such as coconut, abaca, banana and fruit-bearing trees such as durian, mangoes, lansones, marang and others.

Barangay Fiesta May 28
Total Population (2007 Census) 2,682
Number of Households 313
Punong Barangay Ricardo S. Revilleza
Barangay Kagawad Jose Rizaldy M. Fernandez
Ajijul S. Alawi
Muamil R. Tantong
Aurellano C. Samson
Garam O. Alawi
Gasam O. Alawi
Edwin H. Francisco