We envision our Barangay to be more progressive, drug free, peaceful, economically elevated and God centered community.

A responsible, discipline, well-mannered and healthy competitive individuals. Ensure safe and secured community by adopting resilience as our core approach in tackling disaster.


Barangay Profile – Poblacion 3

Is to serve and protect the interest of the community, uplift their lives and strengthen their capabilities in order for the constituents to be equipped, strong and prepared to withstand the test of time. To impose good governance and to provide sufficient information on disaster awareness and preparedness.


Protect the lives, rights and properties of our constituents and attain fast and durable recovery whenever disasters become apparent.


  • To enhance and develop the mangrove planting
  • To conduct or exercise drill on fire prevention, earthquake and strom surge
  • To identify the high risk areas prone to storm surge, fire and make possible and preventive solutions
  • To establish appropriate early warning system
  • To make sure that all the members of the Barangay Disaster Risk Reduction & Management Committee are well informed of their specific rules and responsibilities and could act accordingly during emergencies.
  • To properly inform the constituents about the possible evacuation routes, areas and evacuation procedures.
  • To identify risk reduction measures.

Basic information of the barangay

Barangay Poblacion 3 was created through a Plebiscite which was conducted and supervised by the Commission on Election (COMELEC)pursuant to Provincial Ordinance No. 914-2006, of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan of the Province of Misamis Oriental, which ratified the creation of Barangay Poblacion 3 on April 22, 2006. The corporate existence of the said Barangay commenced on July 24, 2006.

Barangay Poblacion 3 was categorized as urban barangay and the land was classified as coastal. Barangay Poblacion 3 is comprises of 6 Puroks. Based on the 2020 survey it has a total population of 4,406. Composes of 864 households and 970 families, wherein 2,189 are female and 2,217 are male. It has 365 Senior Citizen, 44 Person with Disability, 162 4P’s Member, 88 members of fisher folks and 138 members of Unconditional Cast Transfer (UCT).

Majority of the populace of Barangay Poblacion 3 engaged in micro entrepreneurship, small scale business, fishing, construction & factory workers, while others are professional and overseas contract workers.

Physical and Geographical Classification of the Barangay

  1. Location and boundaries

Barangay Poblacion 3 has a total land area of 13.6873 hectares where 10 hectares used in residential. Barangay Poblacion 3 is located at the western part of the municipality of Villanueva, Province of Misamis Oriental. It is one (1) kilometer away from the New Villanueva Municipal Hall and it takes three (3) minutes to reach the Barangay Hall. It is accessible by tricycle, motorcycle, bicycle and car. It is bounded on the north and north east by Poblacion 1, on the east by Poblacion 2, on the west is the Macajalar Bay and on the south and southeast is the Barangay Katipunan.