Minglanilla, Cebu

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Nickname(s): Sugat Capital of the south
Map of Cebu with Minglanilla highlighted
Map of Cebu with Minglanilla highlighted
Minglanilla is located in Philippines
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°15′N 123°47′E / 10.250°N 123.783°E / 10.250; 123.783Coordinates: 10°15′N 123°47′E / 10.250°N 123.783°E / 10.250; 123.783
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Cebu
District 1st district of Cebu
Barangay 19 (see § Barangays)
 • Mayor Elanito "Lani" Peña (NP)
 • Total 65.60 km2 (25.33 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 113,178
 • Density 1,700/km2 (4,500/sq mi)
Time zone PHT (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6046
IDD:area code +63 (0)32
Income class 1st class
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Minglanilla is a first income class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 113,178.[3]

Minglanilla is within Metro Cebu. It is known as the "Sugat Capital" of the south. The Kabanhawan (Cebuano for "Resurrection") Festival is held annually on Easter Sunday.


Minglanilla is located approximately 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) south of Cebu City. It is bounded southwest by Naga; northwest by Toledo; northeast by Talisay; and southeast by the Bohol Strait. It has a land area of approximately 65.6 km2 (25.3 sq mi).


The climate of Minglanilla is classified as Coronas type III, characterized by a dry season lasting from one to six months. There is no pronounced maximum rain period. The town is placed within the tropical rainforest type of world climate (Köppen type: Af) which has uniform high temperature and heavy precipitation distribution throughout the year.


Minglanilla comprises 19 barangays:[2]

  • Cadulawan
  • Calajo-an
  • Camp 7
  • Camp 8
  • Cuanos
  • Guindaruhan
  • Linao-Lipata
  • Manduang
  • Pakigne
  • Poblacion Ward I
  • Poblacion Ward II
  • Poblacion Ward III
  • Poblacion Ward IV
  • Tubod
  • Tulay
  • Tunghaan
  • Tungkil
  • Tungkop
  • Vito


Population census of Minglanilla
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 50,875 —    
1995 62,523 +3.94%
2000 77,268 +4.64%
2007 101,585 +3.85%
2010 113,178 +4.01%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]


  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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