Ginatilan, Cebu

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Ginatilan
Munisipyo sa Ginatilan (Cebuano)
Munisipal ng Ginatilan (Tagalog)
Municipality
Municipality of Ginatilan
The coastal view at Ginatilan
The coastal view at Ginatilan
Map of Cebu with Ginatilan highlighted
Map of Cebu with Ginatilan highlighted
Ginatilan is located in Philippines
Ginatilan
Ginatilan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 09°36′N 123°21′E / 9.600°N 123.350°E / 9.600; 123.350Coordinates: 09°36′N 123°21′E / 9.600°N 123.350°E / 9.600; 123.350
Country  Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Cebu
Congr. district 2nd district of Cebu
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Antonio O. Singco
 • Vice Mayor Dean Michael P. Singco
Area[2]
 • Total 70.10 km2 (27.07 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 15,327
 • Density 220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zone PHT (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6028
Dialing code 32
Website www.ginatilan.gov.ph

Ginatilan is a fifth class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 15,327 people.[3]

Local delicacies include palagsing, tinumpi, and kinugay, which is made from Buli tree.

Every March is annual festival in honor of the Great Patron St. Gregory the Great.

Livelihoods include farming, fishing, government, and business.

Ginatilan is the hometown of Catholic martyr and 2nd Filipino saint, St. Pedro Calungsod, who was killed during his missionary work in Guam with Diego Luis de San Vitores

Barangays[edit]

Ginatilan is administratively subdivided into 14 barangays.[2]

  • Anao
  • Cagsing
  • Calabawan
  • Cambagte
  • Campisong
  • Cañorong
  • Guiwanon
  • Looc
  • Malatbo
  • Mangaco
  • Palanas
  • Poblacion
    • Guilungsuran (G-Beach)
  • Salamanca
  • San Roque

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Ginatilan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 11,160 —    
1995 11,924 +1.25%
2000 14,073 +3.62%
2007 13,654 −0.42%
2010 15,327 +4.30%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Cebu". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 8 April 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 8 April 2013. 

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