Piñan, Zamboanga del Norte

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Piñan
New Piñan
Municipality
Nickname(s): Inland resort capital of Zanorte
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Pi highlightedñan
Map of Zamboanga del Norte with Pi highlightedñan
Piñan is located in Philippines
Piñan
Piñan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 08°24′N 123°26′E / 8.400°N 123.433°E / 8.400; 123.433Coordinates: 08°24′N 123°26′E / 8.400°N 123.433°E / 8.400; 123.433
Country Philippines
Region Zamboanga Peninsula (Region IX)
Province Zamboanga del Norte
District 1st district of Zamboanga del Norte
Founded August 22, 1951
Barangays 22
Government[1]
 • Mayor Jose I. Belleno
Area[2]
 • Total 93.75 km2 (36.20 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 20,088
 • Density 210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7105
Dialing code 65
Income class 4th class

Piñan is a fourth class municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 20,088 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Piñan is politically subdivided into 22 barangays.[2]

  • Bacuyong
  • Bagong Silang
  • Calican
  • Del Pilar
  • Desin
  • Dilawa
  • Dionum
  • Lapu-lapu
  • Lower Gumay
  • Luzvilla
  • Poblacion North
  • Poblacion South
  • Santa Fe
  • Segabe
  • Sikitan
  • Silano
  • Teresita
  • Tinaytayan
  • Ubay (Daan Tipan)
  • Upper Gumay
  • Villarico

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Piñan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 14,930 —    
1995 19,447 +5.08%
2000 17,950 −1.70%
2007 18,669 +0.54%
2010 20,088 +2.70%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 12 May 2014. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: ZAMBOANGA DEL NORTE". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 11 August 2014. 
  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 11 August 2014. 

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