Minglanilla, Cebu

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Minglanilla
Municipality
Immaculate Heart of Mary Church
Immaculate Heart of Mary Church
Nickname(s): Sugat Capital of the south
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
District 1st district of Cebu
Barangay 19 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Mayor Elanito "Lani" Peña (NP)
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
IDD:area code +63 (0)32
Income class 1st class
PSGC 072232000

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.

Geography[edit]

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).

Climate[edit]

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.

Barangays[edit]

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

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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