Arayat, Pampanga

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For the mountain of the same name, see Mount Arayat.
Arayat
Municipality
Front of Arayat Municipal Hall
Front of Arayat Municipal Hall
Official seal of Arayat
Seal
Map of Pampanga showing the location of Arayat
Map of Pampanga showing the location of Arayat
Arayat is located in Philippines
Arayat
Arayat
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 15°09′N 120°46′E / 15.150°N 120.767°E / 15.150; 120.767Coordinates: 15°09′N 120°46′E / 15.150°N 120.767°E / 15.150; 120.767
Country Philippines
Region Central Luzon (Region III)
Province Pampanga
District 3rd District
Barangays 30
Government[1]
 • Mayor Emmanuel Manahan Alejandrino
Area[2]
 • Total 134.48 km2 (51.92 sq mi)
Elevation 8 m (26 ft)
Population (2015)[3]
 • Total 133,492
 • Rank 24 out of 1,489 Municipalities
 • Density 990/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2012
Dialing code +63 (0)45
Income class 1st class
Website www.arayat.gov.ph

Arayat is a first class municipality in the province of Pampanga, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 133,492 people.[4] A large portion of Mount Arayat is located within this municipality.

Barangays[edit]

Arayat is politically subdivided into 30 barangays.[2]

  • Arenas
  • Baliti
  • Batasan
  • Buensuceso
  • Candating
  • Gatiawin
  • Guemasan
  • La Paz (Turu)
  • Lacmit
  • Lacquios
  • Mangga-Cacutud
  • Mapalad
  • Palinlang
  • Paralaya
  • Plazang Luma
  • Poblacion
  • San Agustin Norte
  • San Agustin Sur
  • San Antonio
  • San Jose Mesulo
  • San Juan Bano
  • San Mateo
  • San Nicolas
  • San Roque Bitas
  • Cupang (Santa Lucia)
  • Matamo (Santa Lucia)
  • Santo Niño Tabuan
  • Suclayin
  • Telapayong
  • Kaledian (Camba)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Arayat
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 73,189 —    
1995 85,940 +3.05%
2000 101,792 +3.70%
2007 118,312 +2.10%
2010 121,348 +0.93%
2015 133,492 +1.83%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][5]

Gallery[edit]

Arayat Municipal Hall

Schools[edit]

  • Exact College of Asia
  • Arayat Institute
  • Arayat National High School
  • Camba High School
  • Justino Sevilla High School
  • Gatiawin High School
  • Arayat Holy Child
  • Blooming Fields Academy
  • Adele Grace Montesori
  • San Nicolas Elem. school
  • Arenas Elementary School
  • Telapayong Elementary School

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 1 July 2013. Retrieved 17 September 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Pampanga". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 12 December 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Archived from the original (PDF) on 15 November 2012. Retrieved 12 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "Highlights of the Philippine Population 2015 Census of Population". 2015 Census of Population. Philippine Statistics Authority. 19 May 2016. Retrieved 20 May 2016. 
  5. ^ "Province of Pampanga". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 

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