Mapandan, Pangasinan

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Mapandan
Municipality
Poblacion and Municipal Hall
Poblacion and Municipal Hall
Official seal of Mapandan
Seal
Map of Pangasinan showing the location of Mapandan
Map of Pangasinan showing the location of Mapandan
Mapandan is located in Philippines
Mapandan
Mapandan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°01′N 120°27′E / 16.017°N 120.450°E / 16.017; 120.450Coordinates: 16°01′N 120°27′E / 16.017°N 120.450°E / 16.017; 120.450
Country  Philippines
Region Ilocos (Region I)
Province Pangasinan
District 3rd district of Pangasinan
Barangays 15
Government[1]
 • Mayor Maximo M. Calimlim Jr.
Area[2]
 • Total 30.00 km2 (11.58 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 34,439
 • Density 1,100/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2429
Dialing code 75
Income class 3rd class; rural

Mapandan is a third class municipality in the province of Pangasinan, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 34,439 people.[3]

Mapandan is a Hall of Famer for having the Pangasinan's Cleanest, Safest and Greenest Municipality (Category B). Mapandan was also awarded the Pangasinan's Healthiest Municipality for having the least number of malnourished children.[citation needed]

Mapandan is known for its yearly Pandan or Umbrella Tree Festival.

Barangays[edit]

Mapandan is politically subdivided into 15 barangays:[2]

  • Amanoaoac
  • Apaya
  • Aserda
  • Baloling
  • Coral
  • Golden
  • Jimenez
  • Lambayan
  • Luyan
  • Nilombot
  • Pias
  • Poblacion
  • Primicias
  • Santa Maria
  • Torres

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Mapandan
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 25,622 —    
1995 27,439 +1.38%
2000 30,775 +2.32%
2007 32,905 +0.96%
2010 34,439 +1.53%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]


Public Market

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 26 November 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: PANGASINAN". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 26 November 2012. 
  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 26 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Province of Pangasinan". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 

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