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Distance from the City Proper 6.40 kms
Political District District II
Historical Background

There are no documented records as to how Barangay Divisoria got its name.  But stories from old-timers point to the fact that one of the pioneers who migrated to Divisoria during the middle 1800s who was a Manileño who resided in Divisoria, Manila.  Hence, he named his homestead Divisoria.

Barangay Fiesta May 13
Total Population (2007 Census) 8,817
Number of Households 1,048
Punong Barangay Jesus F. Macrohon
Barangay Kagawad

Marissa S. Mariano
Carlos L. Guerrero
Jemuel E. Mojica
Severino C. Rojas
Santiago F. Macrohon
Jennibeth C. Alvarez
Dexter D. Gregorio