Barangay Bagacay with a population of around 10.000 people is one of the biggest Barrios in Dumaguete City. Many Dumagueteños are doing their weekly shopping partially at Hypermart, which is located at this Barangay. Most people from the neighboring municipality of Valencia passing through Bagacay on their way to downtown Dumaguete. The Barangay is also home to some medium and upscale sub-divisions.
Brief History of Barangay Bagacay
The Barrio got its name from the Visayan word “Bagacay”. This term is the name of a species of small bamboo-family. The tin hallow trunk with long internodes have such small bamboo which made the one distinction from other localities; hence, the name bagacay became the popular and accepted name up to the present.
Barangay Fiesta: (Patron: Archangel Saint Michael )
Bagacay Barangay Captain:
Vincent Andrew A. Perigua Land line: (035) 421 – 1996 ; (035) 522 0522
Barangay Secreatary: Maria Magdalina D. Ojales Mobile 0928 767 7505
Barangay Treasurer: Araceli T. Aguirre
Lentorio,Edgar Jr. P.
Sisneros, Gaudencio I
Pino, Venerando M.
Boria, Romeo Jr. U.
Cuevas, John Michael Jay P.
Lopez, Zaldy S.
Roy M. Lumjod Jr.
Address and Contact of Barangay Bagacay:
Barangay Hall Bagacay
Landline: (035) 421 – 1996
Mobile: Barangay Hall Secretary: 0928 767 7505
The Barangay Hall and Day Care Center of Bagacay is located along Valencia Road. Heading towards Valencia, it is on the left side before.