Carranglan, Nueva Ecija

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Carranglan
Municipality
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Official seal of Carranglan
Seal
Map of Nueva Ecija showing the location of Carranglan
Map of Nueva Ecija showing the location of Carranglan
Carranglan is located in Philippines
Carranglan
Carranglan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 15°58′N 121°04′E / 15.967°N 121.067°E / 15.967; 121.067Coordinates: 15°58′N 121°04′E / 15.967°N 121.067°E / 15.967; 121.067
Country Philippines
Region Central Luzon (Region III)
Province Nueva Ecija
District 2nd District
Barangays 17
Government[1]
 • Mayor Mary Baldevarona Abad
Area[2]
 • Total 705.31 km2 (272.32 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 37,124
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3123
Dialing code 44
Income class 1st class; rural

Carranglan is a first class municipality in the province of Nueva Ecija, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it had a population of 37,124 people.[3] It is the province's largest municipality in terms of land area.[2]

Carranglan Mayor Restituto Abad was killed in an ambush in Guimba on February 6, 2012.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Carranglan is politically subdivided into 17 barangays.

  • R.A. Padilla (Baluarte)
  • Bantug
  • Bunga
  • Burgos
  • Capintalan
  • Joson (Digdig)
  • General Luna
  • Minuli
  • Piut
  • Puncan
  • Putlan
  • Salazar
  • San Agustin
  • T. L. Padilla Pob. (Bgy. I)
  • F. C. Otic Pob. (Bgy. II)
  • D. L. Maglanoc Pob. (Bgy.III)
  • G. S. Rosario Pob. (Bgy. IV)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Carranglan
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 26,064 —    
1995 29,950 +2.82%
2000 31,720 +1.15%
2007 33,233 +0.67%
2010 37,124 +3.76%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

Landmarks[edit]

Notable people of Carranglan[edit]

  • Liza Soberano - Hope Elizabeth Soberano (formerly known by the screen name Hope Soberano), a young Filipina American model and actress, is a contract artist of ABS-CBN and Star Magic. Her great grandparents Isabel Jacinto Arevalo and Olympia Soberano Padilla were from Gapan and from Carranglan.

Gallery[edit]

Carranglan panorama

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 21 October 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Nueva Ecija". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 21 October 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 2012-10-22. 
  4. ^ Camille C. Nagano (11 February 2012). "Carangglan Mayor dies after ambush". Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Information Agency. Retrieved 21 October 2013. 

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