To reach this place one has to cross the Tumagboc River from Barangay Cubay Tacas or Barangay Cubay Ubos and go up by foot trail passing through Barangay Pungtod Monteclaro. It is about 10 kilometers from the poblacion.
Sibucao was established during the time of Barangay Captain Francisco Flores Paguntalan and Teniente Mayor Dionisio Noviza in 1851. It is name after sibucao tree which was plenty in earlier times. Sibucao is a dye. During the Spanish era, Miag-ao exported larger quantities of sibucao known as sampan wood. Galleon came to Iloilo to load sibucao for export to other countries.
Known early heads were Nicolas Polido, Estaquio Quilantang and Anselmo Firmeza. Before and during the war it was headed by Eusebio Falle assisted by Luis Falle, sub-teniente. After the war, the heads were Juan Falle, Jeorge Falle, Baldomero Falguisana, Luis Falle (192-1955), Tomas Falle (1956-1959), Andres Napud (1960-1994), Rene Falguisana (1994-2002). The present barangay captain is Joel Falleira.
Sibucao celebrate its barangay fiesta in every third Saturday of November to honor the patron Our Lady of Miraculous Medal.
Reverend Father Antonio Nopasa hails in this place.
Now, we can reach this place by a short time from poblacion by a jeep passing through Camp Monteclaro or Barangay Banbanan route.
Monteclaro Elementary School is located at this place near the barangay.
More improvement on livelihood projects. More improvement on barangay road. Additional source of water supply in the barangay. More improvement on power supply and communication facilities.
|Joel Falleira||Punong Barangay|
|Ace Gener Nicmic||SK Chairman|
|Teresa Falguisana||Barangay Secretary|
|Merlinda Falguisana||Barangay Treasurer|
|Number of transportation available in the barangay||Jeepney 2, Bicycle 2|
|Number of male||154|
|Number of female||142|
|Number of youths||20|
|Number of households||76|
|Number of houses||65|
|List of sports facilities||Basketball court|
|List of school present in the barangay||Monteclaro Elementary School|
|Number of college students||8|
|Number of high school students||10|
|Number of elementary pupils||34|
|Number of pre-schoolers||5|
|Prevailing religion||Roman Catholic|
|Presence of road and estimated length||Rough road = 7 kilometers|
|Number of Houses with Electricity||31|
|Number of Houses without Electricity||34|
|Number of Communication Facilities||cellphones 20, Handheld radios 1|
|Number of Water Supply System||Jetmatic pump 13, Water Electric Pumps 1, Spring Water 3|
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