Map of Palawan with Aborlan highlighted
|Region||MIMAROPA (Region IV-B)|
|Founded||June 28, 1949|
|• Mayor||Jamie M. Ortega|
|• Total||807.33 km2 (311.71 sq mi)|
|Population (2015 census)|
|• Density||43/km2 (110/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)48|
Aborlan is a first class municipality in the province of Palawan, Philippines. It lies in a vast plain between the Sulu Sea and the mountains. It is located 69 kilometres (43 mi) south of Puerto Princesa City. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 35,091 people.
Aborlan was made into a regular municipality on June 28, 1949, by virtue of Executive Order No. 232. In 1951, it lost the barrios of Berong and Alfonso XII when these were transferred to the then newly created town of Quezon.
Aborlan is politically subdivided into 19 barangays.
- Jose Rizal
- Ramon Magsaysay
- San Juan
|Population census of Aborlan|
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority|
In the 2015 census, the population of Aborlan was 35,091 people, with a density of 43 inhabitants per square kilometre or 110 inhabitants per square mile.
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- Aborlan Palawan Photo Gallery
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