Piñan, Zamboanga del Norte

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Piñan
Municipality
Nickname(s): Inland resort capital of Zanorte
Map of Zamboanga del Norte showing the location of Piñan
Map of Zamboanga del Norte showing the location of Piñan
Piñan is located in Philippines
Piñan
Piñan
Location in the Philippines
Coordinates: 8°24′N 123°26′E / 8.400°N 123.433°E / 8.400; 123.433Coordinates: 8°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
Population (2010)
 • Total 20,088
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 7105
Income class 3rd class town

Piñan is a 3rdclass municipality in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 20,088 people in 4,108 households.

Barangays[edit]

Piñan is politically subdivided into 22 barangays.

  • 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, Zamboanga del Norte
Year Pop.   ±% p.a.  
1990 14,930 —    
1995 19,447 +5.43%
2000 17,950 −1.59%
2007 18,669 +0.56%
2010 20,088 +2.47%
Source: National Statistics Office[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 6 October 2013. 

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