|Nickname(s): The Hundred Islander Capital of the World|
Map of Pangasinan showing the location of Alaminos
|Region||Ilocos (Region I)|
|District||1st district of Pangasinan|
|Cityhood||March 28, 2001|
|• Mayor||Arthur F. Celeste|
|• Vice Mayor||Earl James Aquino|
|• Total||164.26 km2 (63.42 sq mi)|
|• Density||520/km2 (1,300/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PHT (UTC+8)|
|Income class||4th class; component city|
The City of Alaminos (Pangasinan: Ciudad na Alaminos) is a fourth class city in the province of Pangasinan, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 85,025 people. It is bounded by the municipalities of Sual, Bani, and Mabini.
Hundred Islands National Park, a tourism destination composed of 123 small islands, is located off the coast of Barangay Lucap, Alaminos City.
Alaminos was badly hit in May 2009 by Typhoon Emong which damaged a lot of houses in the city, including the roof of the main church. Due to this, several organizations had requested donations and aid to help in restoring the town back to its former self.
- San Antonio
- San Jose
- San Roque
- San Vicente
- Santa Maria
|Population census of Alaminos City|
|Source: National Statistics Office|
- Pangasinan State University
- Colegio San Jose de Alaminos (formerly RCA, SJCS)
- Ednas School
- Mary The Queen
- Great Plebeian College
- AMA Learning Center
- STI College
- Shekinah Grace School
- Alaminos National High School
- Alaminos Central School
- Paulines Academy
- M.R. Mabalot Technical Institute
- ASPAC College
- Golden West Colleges
- AIE College
- DWTJ-FM Spirit FM 99.3 (Catholic Media Network)
- DWSF-FM Radyo Natin FM 100.1 (Manila Broadcasting Company)
- "Cities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 23 November 2012.
- "Province: PANGASINAN". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 22 November 2012.
- "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 22 November 2012.
- News - Alaminos City, Philippines
- Joma Sison recalls birth of CPP in Alaminos - INQUIRER.net, Philippine News for Filipinos
- "Province of Pangasinan". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 3 September 2013.
- Galila Hundred Islands Festival
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Alaminos, Pangasinan.|
- Official Website of City Government of Alaminos
- Philippine Standard Geographic Code
- Philippine Census Information
- Local Governance Performance Management System