La Paz, Iloilo City
|La Paz District
Distrito sang La Paz
|Region||Western Visayas (Region VI)|
|Incorporated (as a district of Iloilo City)||July 16, 1937|
|• Mayor||Jed Patrick Mabilog (Liberal) (Mayor of Iloilo City)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|Patron Saint||Nuestra Señora de la Paz y Buen Viaje|
|Feast Day||May 24|
La Paz is one of the seven districts of Iloilo City, in the Philippine, on the island of Panay, in Western Visayas. It was formerly known as Ilawod or "sea/wet land" together with Jaro which was referred to as Ilaya or "mountain/dry land".
Before it became a district of Iloilo City, La Paz was at different times a separate town and a part of Jaro City, now the district of Jaro.
La Paz Batchoy is dish named after the district.