Minglanilla, Cebu

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Minglanilla
Municipality
The Immaculate Heart of Mary Church located in the center of the town of Minglanilla
The Immaculate Heart of Mary Church located in the center of the town of Minglanilla
Map of Cebu with Minglanilla highlighted
Map of Cebu with Minglanilla highlighted
Minglanilla is located in Philippines
Minglanilla
Minglanilla
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
Congr. district 1st district of Cebu
Barangays 19
Government[1]
 • Mayor Elanito "Lani" Peña
Area[2]
 • 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
Dialing code 32

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 people.[3]

Minglanilla is part of a metropolitan area known as Metro Cebu. It is known as the "Sugat Capital" of the south. The Kabanhawan (Cebuano for "Resurrection") Festival is held annually on Easter Sunday in honor of the Risen Christ.

Geography[edit]

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

Climate[edit]

The municipality falls under the third type of climate or rainfall condition. It is characterized by a short dry season lasting from one to six months. There is no pronounced maximum rain period. The town is placed under the tropical rainforest type of world climate which has a uniform high temperature and heavy precipitation distribution throughout the year.

Barangays[edit]

Minglanilla is administratively subdivided into 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

Demographics[edit]

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]

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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