Patnongon, Antique

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Patnongon
Patnonganons
Municipality
Patnongon Church.jpg
Map of Antique with Patnongon highlighted
Map of Antique with Patnongon highlighted
Patnongon is located in Philippines
Patnongon
Patnongon
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 10°55′N 121°59′E / 10.917°N 121.983°E / 10.917; 121.983Coordinates: 10°55′N 121°59′E / 10.917°N 121.983°E / 10.917; 121.983
Country Philippines
Region Western Visayas (Region VI)
Province Antique
District Lone district
Barangays 36
Government[1]
 • Mayor Johnnyflores S. Bacongallo
Area[2]
 • Total 167.92 km2 (64.83 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 35,102
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
Zip Code 5702
Dialing code 36

Patnongon is a third class municipality in the province of Antique, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 35,102 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Patnongon is politically subdivided into 36 barangays.[2]

  • Alvañiz
  • Amparo
  • Apgahan
  • Aureliana
  • Badiangan
  • Bitas
  • Carit-an
  • Cuyapiao
  • Villa Elio
  • Gella
  • Igbarawan
  • Igbobon
  • Igburi
  • La-Rioja
  • Mabasa
  • Macarina
  • Magarang
  • Magsaysay
  • Padang
  • Pandanan
  • Patlabawon
  • Poblacion
  • Quezon
  • Salaguiawan
  • Samalague
  • San Rafael
  • Tobias Fornier
  • Tamayoc
  • Tigbalogo
  • Villa Crespo
  • Villa Cruz
  • Villa Flores
  • Villa Laua-an
  • Villa Sal
  • Villa Salomon
  • Vista Alegre

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Patnongon
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 27,376 —    
1995 29,235 +1.32%
2000 31,555 +1.54%
2007 33,694 +0.94%
2010 35,102 +1.37%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

Attractions[edit]

  • Amihan Beach Resort in La-Rioja
  • La Parola Orchids Beach Resort in Brgy. Amparo
  • Igbarawan Garden Resort in Igbarawan
  • Bato-Bugtong Beach and resort in Igbarawan
  • Apgahan Beach Resort / San Ramon Beach Resort
  • Bato Tibi of Tamayoc
  • Villa Alma Beach Resort in Padang
  • Mountain Climbing in the heights of small mountains near Padang, Apgahan, Aureliana, La-Rioja and Aureliana where you can find lush of fruit-bearing wild trees
  • Old Municipal Building Constructed by Spaniards
  • Old Spanish Church Convent now St. Augustine's Academy of Patnongon, Inc. old building

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 5 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Antique". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 5 February 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 5 February 2013. 

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