Castillejos

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Castillejos
Municipality
Castillejos Municipal Hall
Castillejos Municipal Hall
Official seal of Castillejos
Seal
Map of Zambales showing the location of Castillejos
Map of Zambales showing the location of Castillejos
Castillejos is located in Philippines
Castillejos
Castillejos
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°56′N 120°12′E / 14.93°N 120.2°E / 14.93; 120.2Coordinates: 14°56′N 120°12′E / 14.93°N 120.2°E / 14.93; 120.2
Country  Philippines
Region Central Luzon (Region III)
Province Zambales
District 1st district
Founded 1743 and 1950
Barangays 14
Government[1]
 • Mayor Jose Angelo M. Dominguez
Area[2]
 • Total 92.99 km2 (35.90 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 64,841
 • Density 700/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2208
IDD:area code +63 (0)47
Income class 1st class

Castillejos is a municipality in the province of Zambales, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 64,841 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Castillejos is politically subdivided into 14 barangays.[2]

  • Balaybay
  • Buenavista
  • Del Pilar
  • Looc
  • Magsaysay
  • Nagbayan
  • Nagbunga
  • San Agustin
  • San Jose (Pob.)
  • San Juan (Pob.)
  • San Nicolas
  • San Pablo (Pob.)
  • San Roque
  • Santa Maria

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Castillejos
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 26,753 —    
1995 28,357 +1.10%
2000 33,108 +3.38%
2007 42,910 +3.64%
2010 48,845 +4.83%
2015 64,841 +5.54%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5]
Ramon Magsaysay Ancestral House

In the 2015 census, the population of Castillejos was 64,841 people,[3] with a density of 700 inhabitants per square kilometre or 1,800 inhabitants per square mile.

Education[edit]

Elementary schools:

  • Precious Child Montessori of Zambales, Inc.
  • San Isidro Elementary School
  • Aldersgate Learning Center
  • Hanniel Christian Academy
  • Central Elementary School
  • Pres.Ramon F. Magsaysay Elementary School
  • San Agustin Elementary School
  • Santa Maria Elementary School
  • Magsaysay Elementary School
  • Del Pilar Elementary School
  • Balaybay Elementary School
  • Villaflor Elementary School
  • Looc Elementary School
  • Nagbayan Elementary School

High schools:

  • Precious Heritage of Zambales, Inc.
  • St. Nicholas Academy
  • Castillejos National High School
  • San Agustin High School
  • Balaybay High School
  • Jesus F. Magsaysay Tech. Voc. High School

College/University:

  • Ramon Magsaysay Technological University, College of Governance

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Archived from the original on 25 January 2013. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Zambales". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region III (Central Luzon)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Region III (Central Luzon)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ "Province of Zambales". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 

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