Buenavista, Quezon

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Buenavista
Municipality
Official seal of Buenavista
Seal
Map of Quezon showing the location of Buenavista
Map of Quezon showing the location of Buenavista
Buenavista is located in Philippines
Buenavista
Buenavista
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 13°44′22″N 122°28′3″E / 13.73944°N 122.46750°E / 13.73944; 122.46750Coordinates: 13°44′22″N 122°28′3″E / 13.73944°N 122.46750°E / 13.73944; 122.46750
Country Philippines
Region CALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Province Quezon
District 3rd district of Quezon
Formed August 26, 1950
Barangays 37
Government[1]
 • Mayor Maria Remedios Uri-Rivera
Area[2]
 • Total 161.35 km2 (62.30 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 29,053
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4320
Dialing code 42
Income class 4th class; partially urban

Buenavista is a fourth class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 29,053 people.[3] It was formerly called Piris.

Barangays[edit]

Buenavista is politically subdivided into 37 barangays.[2]

  • Bagong Silang
  • Batabat Norte
  • Batabat Sur
  • Buenavista
  • Bukal
  • Bulo
  • Cabong
  • Cadlit
  • Catulin
  • Cawa
  • De La Paz
  • Del Rosario
  • Hagonghong
  • Ibabang Wasay
  • Ilayang Wasay
  • Lilukin
  • Mabini
  • Mabutag
  • Magallanes
  • Maligaya (Esperanza)
  • Manlana
  • Masaya
  • Poblacion
  • Rizal
  • Sabang Pinamasagan
  • Sabang Piris
  • San Diego
  • San Isidro Ibaba
  • San Isidro Ilaya
  • San Pablo
  • San Pedro (Villa Rodrigo)
  • San Vicente
  • Siain
  • Villa Aurora
  • Villa Batabat
  • Villa Magsaysay
  • Villa Veronica

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Buenavista
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 20,060 —    
1995 21,376 +1.28%
2000 22,840 +1.33%
2007 24,798 +1.18%
2010 29,053 +5.42%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]


Religion[edit]

  • Roman Catholic
  • Iglesia Ni Cristo
  • Seventh Day Adventist
  • Baptist
  • Jehovah's Witnesses

Education[edit]

Private Schools:

  • St.Lawrence Academy Foundation
  • St.Lucille Child Development Center I.n.c

Public High Schools:

  • Buenavista National High School
  • Cabong National High School
  • Hagonghong Integrated High School
  • Maligaya National High School

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: QUEZON". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 

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