Dolores, Quezon

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Dolores, Quezon
Municipality
Municipality of Dolores
Bayan ng Dolores
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Mount San Cristobal, National Shrine of Our Lady of Sorrows, Mount Banahaw, Dolores Municipal Building
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 Mario M. Milan Jr. (NPC)
Area[2]
 • Total 60.35 km2 (23.30 sq mi)
Population (2015)[3]
 • Total 28,891
 • Density 480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Doloresin
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4326
IDD:area code +63 (0)42
Income class 4th class
Website www.doloresquezon.gov.ph

Dolores, officially as the Municipality of 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.

  • Antonino (Ayusan)
  • Bagong Anyo (Pob.)
  • Bayanihan (Pob.)
  • Bulakin 1
  • Bulakin 2
  • Bungoy
  • Cabatang
  • Dagatan
  • Kinabuhayan
  • Maligaya (Poblacion)
  • Manggahan
  • Pinagdanlayan
  • Putol
  • San Mateo
  • Santa Lucia
  • Silanganan (Poblacion)

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Dolores
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1918 4,835 —    
1939 6,263 +1.24%
1948 5,612 −1.21%
1960 9,143 +4.15%
1970 12,037 +2.78%
1975 13,617 +2.50%
1980 15,352 +2.43%
1990 18,146 +1.69%
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 Authority[4][5][6][7]


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. ^ "Province: QUEZON". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Archived from the original on 15 October 2007. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Highlights of the Philippine Population 2015 Census of Population". 2015 Census of Population and Housing. Philippine Statistics Office. Retrieved 26 May 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population (2015). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  7. ^ "Province of Quezon". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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