Map of Cebu with Pinamungajan highlighted
|Region||Central Visayas (Region VII)|
|District||3rd district of Cebu|
|• Mayor||Glenn Baricuatro|
|• Total||109.16 km2 (42.15 sq mi)|
|• Density||530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PHT (UTC+8)|
The municipality was established in the 1815 under the Spanish colonial government in the country. The municipality got its name from the diligent and hardworking people, working hand in hand especially during the agricultural harvest season. "Pinamungajan", which originated from the Visayan word Pinamuhuan, meaning a worker share for his effort during a farm harvest. Over time the Pinamuhuan eventually changed to the current name of the municipality.
The mayor, Gaye Yapha, is the daughter of former congressman Dr. Antonio P. Yapha.
|Population census of Pinamungajan|
|Source: National Statistics Office|
- "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 8 April 2013.
- "Province: Cebu". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 8 April 2013.
- "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.