BRIEF HISTORY OF BARANGAY LALAPAC
The barrio of Lalapac is the southernmost part of the municipality of Victoria. Its bounded in the north by the barrio of Balayang and barrio of San Jacinto, on the south by barrios, San Manuel and Matayumtayum, on the west by barrio Trinidad, Tarlac and the east by Palacpalac performance and achievements rather than pronouncement and empty talks. For once, the sleepy town had finally risen up.
266 out of 478 households in Lalapac are engaged with farming activity, with palay being the major yield in a land area covering 493.77 hectares. Thus, farming is the general source of income among the population of about 2,154 residents. Other agricultural activities include livestock production (6 household heads) and agricultural services (57 household heads).
|Barangay Chairman||NENA V. YUSON|
|Land Area||493. 77 Ha.|
|Population as of 2016*|
*(PSA Projected population as of 2016)
|# of House-holds (HH) as of 2016*|
*(Projected # of HH based on 2016 PSA)
|General Source of HH Income||266 household heads engage with farming/agricultural activities; 55 HH heads depend on their contractual wages; 38 HH heads are regular employees with reasonable salary rate.|
|# of HH Engaged in Farming/ Agricultural Activities||266|
|# of HH Heads Undergone Livelihood Training||420|
For some households who do not own a land to till, contractual wages (55 HH heads) or regular salaries (38 HH heads) are the main source of income. While some 44 household heads consider themselves as employed regularly, some 316 heads on the one hand report that they are self-employed.