Dinalungan, Aurora

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Dinalungan
Municipality
Map of Aurora showing the location of Dinalungan
Map of Aurora showing the location of Dinalungan
Dinalungan is located in Philippines
Dinalungan
Dinalungan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°06′N 121°46′E / 16.1°N 121.77°E / 16.1; 121.77Coordinates: 16°06′N 121°46′E / 16.1°N 121.77°E / 16.1; 121.77
Country Philippines
Region Central Luzon (Region III)
Province Aurora
District Lone District
Founded June 18, 1966
Barangays 9
Government[1]
 • Mayor Tito T. Tubigan (Lakas–CMD)
Area[2]
 • Total 316.85 km2 (122.34 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 11,322
 • Density 36/km2 (93/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3206
Dialing code +63 (0)42
Income class 4th class
Website www.dinalungan-aurora.gov.ph

Dinalungan is a fourth class municipality in the province of Aurora, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 11,322 people.[3]

Two protected areas, the Talaytay Protected Landscape and the Simbahan-Talagas Protected Landscape, are located in the municipality.

Barangays[edit]

Dinalungan is politically subdivided into 9 barangays.[2]

  • Abuleg – Brgy. Captain Dante Garcia - Elizabeth D. Molina, ESHT-III AES
  • Poblacion Zone I – Brgy. Captain Ulpiano Coralde, Jr. - No Public Elem. School
  • Poblacion Zone II - Brgy. Captain Sumawang - Dr. John Nisperos DCS
  • Nipoo – Brgy. Captain Arnel Borce - Heida H. Sumawang, TIC EIES
  • Dibaraybay – Brgy. Captain Proculo Moral, Jr. - Florentina M. Dela Pena, TIC DibES
  • Ditawini – Brgy. Captain Philip Sabe - Olivia D. Manahan, TIC DitES
  • Mapalad – Brgy. Captain Istanislao Rotaquio - Necitas M. Mendoza, TIC MES
  • Paleg – Brgy. Captain Fidel Garcia - Dolores O. Salcedo, TIC PES
  • Simbahan – Brgy. Captain Eduardo Vargas - Diego R. Sambas. P-I PLBES

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Dinalungan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 6,770 —    
1995 8,187 +3.63%
2000 9,711 +3.73%
2007 10,145 +0.60%
2010 10,988 +2.95%
2015 11,322 +0.57%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4]

The population of Dinalungan in the 2015 census was 11,322 people,[3] with a density of 36 inhabitants per square kilometre or 93 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 23 October 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: AURORA". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 23 October 2013. 
  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. 

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