Dolores, Quezon

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Dolores, Quezon
Municipality
Aerial view of Dolores, with Mount Banahaw in background
Aerial view of Dolores, with Mount Banahaw in background
Flag of Dolores, Quezon
Flag
Official seal of Dolores, Quezon
Seal
Nickname(s): The Foot of Majestic Mt. Banahaw
Map of Quezon showing the location of Dolores
Map of Quezon showing the location of Dolores
Dolores, Quezon is located in Philippines
Dolores, Quezon
Dolores, Quezon
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°05′39″N 121°19′53″E / 14.09417°N 121.33139°E / 14.09417; 121.33139Coordinates: 14°05′39″N 121°19′53″E / 14.09417°N 121.33139°E / 14.09417; 121.33139
Country Philippines
Region CALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Province Quezon
District 2nd district of Quezon
Barangays 16
Government[1]
 • Mayor Renato Alilio (LP)
Area[2]
 • Total 62.60 km2 (24.17 sq mi)
Population (2015)[3]
 • Total 28,891
 • Density 460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Doloresin
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4326
Dialing code 42
Income class 4th class
Website www.doloresquezon.gov.ph

Dolores is a fourth class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines located at the foot of Mount Banahaw. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 28,891 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Dolores is politically subdivided into 16 barangays.[2]

  • Antonino (Ayusan)
  • Bagong Anyo (Pob.)
  • Bayanihan (Pob.)
  • Bulakin I
  • Bungoy
  • Cabatang
  • Dagatan
  • Kinabuhayan
  • Maligaya (Pob.)
  • Manggahan
  • Pinagdanlayan
  • Putol
  • San Mateo
  • Santa LuciaD
  • Silanganan (Pob.)
  • Bulakin II

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Dolores
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 18,146 —    
1995 20,749 +2.54%
2000 23,649 +2.84%
2007 26,312 +1.48%
2010 27,702 +1.89%
2015 28,891 +0.80%
Source: Philippine Statistics Office[3]
Dolores Municipal Hall

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: QUEZON". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Highlights of the Philippine Population 2015 Census of Population". 2015 Census of Population and Housing. Philippine Statistics Office. Retrieved 26 May 2016. 

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