Perez, Quezon

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Perez
Municipality
Map of Quezon showing the location of Perez
Map of Quezon showing the location of Perez
Perez is located in Philippines
Perez
Perez
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°11′N 121°56′E / 14.183°N 121.933°E / 14.183; 121.933Coordinates: 14°11′N 121°56′E / 14.183°N 121.933°E / 14.183; 121.933
Country Philippines
Region CALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Province Quezon
District 4th district of Quezon
Founded June 1929
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Pepito Caparros Reyes
 • Vice Mayor Rodrigo Alpay Caparros
Area[2]
 • Total 57.46 km2 (22.19 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 12,039
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4334
Dialing code 42
Income class 5th class; partially urban

Perez is a fifth class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines, located on the northern part of Alabat Island. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 12,039 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Perez is politically subdivided into 14 barangays, 4 of which are urban and the rest are rural barangays.[2]

  • Maabot
  • Mainit Norte
  • Mainit Sur
  • Pambuhan
  • Pinagtubigan Este
  • Pinagtubigan Weste
  • Pagkakaisa Pob. (Barangay 1)
  • Mapagmahal Pob. (Barangay 2)
  • Bagong Pag-Asa Pob. (Barangay 3)
  • Bagong Silang Pob. (Barangay 4)
  • Rizal
  • Sangirin
  • Villamanzano Norte
  • Villamanzano Sur

Etymology[edit]

It was named as a token of gratitude to then Governor of the Province, Felimon Perez who helped make this place an independent municipality.

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Perez
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 8,609 —    
1995 10,264 +3.58%
2000 10,454 +0.37%
2007 11,022 +0.76%
2010 12,039 +2.99%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

Local government[edit]

Elected officials 2013-2016:[1]

  • Mayor: Pepito Caparros Reyes
  • Vice Mayor: Rodrigo A. Caparros
  • SB Members:
    • Ryan A. Panol
    • Larry E. Canizares
    • Marlo B. Manaog
    • Richard R. Mascarina
    • Roberto R. Buerano
    • Czarina C. Caringal
    • Joel A. Villabroza
    • Delio D. Corales

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: QUEZON". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 25 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 25 November 2013. 

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