Map of Palawan with Aborlan highlighted
|Region||MIMAROPA (Region IV-B)|
|Founded||June 28, 1949|
|• Mayor||Jamie M. Ortega|
|• Total||807.33 km2 (311.71 sq mi)|
|• Density||40/km2 (100/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
Aborlan is a first class municipality in the province of Palawan, Philippines. It lies in a vast plain between the Sulu Sea and the mountains. It is located 69 kilometres (43 mi) south of Puerto Princesa City. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 32,209 people.
Aborlan was made into a regular municipality on June 28, 1949, by virtue of Executive Order No. 232. In 1951, it lost the barrios of Berong and Alfonso XII when these were transferred to the then newly created town of Quezon.
Aborlan is politically subdivided into 19 barangays.
- Jose Rizal
- Ramon Magsaysay
- San Juan
|Population census of Aborlan|
|Source: National Statistics Office|
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- "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 15 November 2012.
- "Aborlan" (PDF). Provincial Government of Palawan. Retrieved 22 November 2012.
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- "Province of Palawan". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 18 July 2013.
- Philippine Standard Geographic Code
- Philippine Census Information
- Local Governance Performance Management System
- Aborlan Palawan Photo Gallery
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