Mauban, Quezon

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Mauban
Municipality
A view of town proper from Rizal Hill Monument in the center of Mauban
A view of town proper from Rizal Hill Monument in the center of Mauban
Official seal of Mauban
Seal
Motto: (Dunong at Lakas para sa magandang bukas)
Map of Quezon showing the location of Mauban
Map of Quezon showing the location of Mauban
Mauban is located in Philippines
Mauban
Mauban
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°11′N 121°43′E / 14.183°N 121.717°E / 14.183; 121.717Coordinates: 14°11′N 121°43′E / 14.183°N 121.717°E / 14.183; 121.717
Country Philippines
Region CALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Province Quezon
District 1st district of Quezon
Founded 1583
Barangays 40
Government[1]
 • Mayor Fernando Q. Llamas
 • Vice Mayor Leonchito A. Gapasangra
Area[2]
 • Total 415.98 km2 (160.61 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 61,141
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4330
Dialing code 42
Income class 1st class; partially urban
Website www.mauban.gov.ph

The Municipality of Mauban (Filipino: Bayan ng Mauban) is a first class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines. According to the 2101 census, it has a population of 61,141 people.[3] The town center lies 157 km (98 mi) southeast from Manila and some 52 km (32 mi) from Lucena City, capital of Quezon province.

Barangays[edit]

Mauban is politically subdivided into 40 barangays.

  • Abo-abo
  • Alitap
  • Baao
  • Balaybalay
  • Bato
  • Bagong Bayan
  • Cagbalete I
  • Cagbalete II
  • Cagsiay I
  • Cagsiay II
  • Cagsiay III
  • Concepcion
  • Liwayway
  • Lucutan
  • Luya-luya
  • Macasin
  • Lual (Pob.)
  • Mabato (Pob.)
  • Daungan (Pob.)
  • Bagong Bayan (Pob.)
  • Sadsaran (Pob.)
  • Rizaliana (Pob.)
  • Polo
  • Remedios I
  • Remedios II
  • Rosario
  • San Gabriel (Formerly known as Tubog [4])
  • San Isidro
  • San Jose
  • San Lorenzo
  • San Miguel
  • San Rafael
  • San Roque
  • San Vicente
  • Santa Lucia
  • Santo Angel
  • Santo Niño
  • Santol
  • Soledad
  • Tapucan
  • Lual Rural

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Mauban
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 43,740 —    
1995 47,442 +1.53%
2000 50,134 +1.19%
2007 55,866 +1.50%
2010 61,141 +3.34%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

Economy[edit]

In 2000, the Quezon Power Project, a 440 megawatt coal power plant was constructed to bring consistent power to the area. It was the first privately built, owned, and operated power generating facility in the Philippines.[5]

Education[edit]

As of August 2008, the Department of Education lists 35 public schools in Mauban;[6] 29 are Elementary schools, while the remaining 6 are High Schools. The Elementary schools are divided into two districts: Mauban North and Mauban South.

Mauban North Elementary School District[edit]

  • Balaybalay Elementary School
  • Concepcion Elementary School
  • Liwayway Elementary School
  • Mabato Elementary School
  • Mauban North Elementary School I
  • Mauban North Elementary School II
  • Remedios I Elementary School
  • Remedios I Preschool (Annex) Bulusok
  • Remedios II Elementary School
  • San Lorenzo Elementary School
  • San Miguel Elementary School
  • SWA Elementary School

Mauban South Elementary School District[edit]

  • Alitap Elementary School
  • Bagong Bayan Elementary School
  • Cagbalete I Annex Elementary School
  • Cagbalete I Elementary School
  • Cagbalete II (P.H. Dela Costa) Elementary School
  • Cagsiay I Elementary School
  • Cagsiay II Elementary School
  • Cagsiay III Annex Elementary School
  • Cagsiay III Elementary School
  • Doña Aurora Elementary School
  • Mauban South Central Elementary School
  • Plaridel Elementary School
  • Polo Elementary School
  • Rosario Elementary School
  • San Jose Elementary School
  • Sta. Lucia Elementary School
  • Sto. Niño Elementary School

High schools[edit]

  • Cagbalete Island National High School
  • Cagsiay I National High School
  • Cagsiay III-Cagsiay I National High School Extension
  • Dr. Maria D. Pastrana National High School (Mauban Science-Oriented High School)
  • Liwayway National High School
  • Manuel S. Enverga Memorial School of Arts and Trades (Quezon National School of Arts & Trades)

Mauban also has two private schools, Central Quezon Academy in Barangay Mabato[7] and Mother Perpetua Parochial School in Barangay Lual Poblacion.[8] It also has one college, Pambayang Kolehiyo ng Mauban.[9]

List of Cultural Properties of Mauban[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: QUEZON". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 27 November 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 27 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "An Act Changing the Name of the Barrio of Tubog in the Municipality of Mauban, Province of Quezon, to San Gabriel". PhilippineLaw.info. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 
  5. ^ "Philippine President Estrada Inaugurates Quezon Power Project". InterGen. Retrieved 2012-10-05. 
  6. ^ "Masterlist of Public Schools". Department of Education of the Philippines. Retrieved 2010-02-27. 
  7. ^ "Masterlist of Private Schools". Department of Education of the Philippines. Retrieved 2010-02-27. 
  8. ^ "Mother Perpetua Parochial School (HS)". Municipal Government of Mauban. Retrieved 2010-02-27. 
  9. ^ "The Directory of Higher Education Institutions and Programs as of November 11, 2009". Commission on Higher Education, Philippines. Retrieved 2010-02-27. 

External links[edit]