Castillejos

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Castillejos
Municipality
Castillejos Municipal Hall
Castillejos Municipal Hall
Official seal of Castillejos
Seal
Map of Zambales showing the location of Castillejos
Map of Zambales showing the location of Castillejos
Castillejos is located in Philippines
Castillejos
Castillejos
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°56′N 120°12′E / 14.933°N 120.200°E / 14.933; 120.200Coordinates: 14°56′N 120°12′E / 14.933°N 120.200°E / 14.933; 120.200
Country  Philippines
Region Central Luzon (Region III)
Province Zambales
District 1st district
Founded 1743 and 1950
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Jose Angelo M. Dominguez
Area[2]
 • Total 92.99 km2 (35.90 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 48,845
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2208
Dialing code 47
Income class 1st class

Castillejos is a municipality in the province of Zambales, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it had a population of 48,845 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Castillejos is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.[2]

  • Balaybay
  • Buenavista
  • Del Pilar
  • Looc
  • Magsaysay
  • Nagbayan
  • Nagbunga
  • San Agustin
  • San Jose (Pob.)
  • San Juan (Pob.)
  • San Nicolas
  • San Pablo (Pob.)
  • San Isidro (Part of San Pablo)
  • San Roque
  • Santa Maria

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Castillejos
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 26,753 —    
1995 28,357 +1.10%
2000 33,108 +3.38%
2007 42,910 +3.64%
2010 48,845 +4.83%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]
Ramon Magsaysay Ancestral House

Education[edit]

Elementary schools:

  • San Isidro Elementary School
  • Aldersgate Learning Center
  • Hanniel Christian Academy
  • Central Elementary School
  • Pres.Ramon F. Magsaysay Elementary School
  • San Agustin Elementary School
  • Santa Maria Elementary School
  • Magsaysay Elementary School
  • Del Pilar Elementary School
  • Balaybay Elementary School
  • Villaflor Elementary School
  • Looc Elementary School
  • Nagbayan Elementary School

High schools:

  • St. Nicholas Academy
  • Castillejos National High School

College/University

  • Colegio de Castillejos
  • Ramon Magsaysay Technological University, College of Governance

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Zambales". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 19 March 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 19 March 2013. 
  4. ^ "Province of Zambales". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 

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