Famy, Laguna

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Famy
Municipality
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Official seal of Famy
Seal
Nickname(s): The Home of Bamboo Weavers
Motto(s): Bang Gara Aba!
Map of Laguna showing the location of Famy
Map of Laguna showing the location of Famy
Famy is located in Philippines
Famy
Famy
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°26′N 121°27′E / 14.43°N 121.45°E / 14.43; 121.45Coordinates: 14°26′N 121°27′E / 14.43°N 121.45°E / 14.43; 121.45
Country Philippines
Region CALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Province Laguna
District 4th district of Laguna
Founded 1910
Barangays 20
Government[1]
 • Mayor Edwin V. Pangilinan
Area[2]
 • Total 53.06 km2 (20.49 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 16,587
 • Density 310/km2 (810/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4021
IDD:area code +63 (0)49
Income class 5th
Website www.famylaguna.gov.ph

Famy is a fifth class municipality in the province of Laguna, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 16,587 people.[3]

Famy lies in the north-eastern part of the province of Laguna. It has a total land area of 3.297 square miles (8.54 km2) which is bounded by the town of Real, Quezon, in the east, in the north by Santa Maria, in the west by Mabitac and Sta. Maria, and in the south by Siniloan and Mabitac.

History[edit]

Famy started as a barrio of Siniloan as Calumpang until August 15, 1910. The town takes its name from the surname of President Emilio Aguinaldo's mother, Trinidad.

Barangays[edit]

Famy is politically subdivided into 20 barangays.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Famy
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 1,262 —    
1918 1,095 −0.94%
1939 1,547 +1.66%
1948 1,569 +0.16%
1960 4,163 +8.47%
1970 4,651 +1.11%
1975 5,222 +2.35%
1980 5,241 +0.07%
1990 7,928 +4.23%
1995 9,661 +3.77%
2000 10,419 +1.63%
2007 13,577 +3.72%
2010 15,021 +3.75%
2015 16,587 +1.91%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5][6][7]


In the 2015 census, the population of Famy, Laguna, was 16,587 people,[3] with a density of 310 inhabitants per square kilometre or 800 inhabitants per square mile.

Famy town hall

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 19 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Laguna". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Philippine Standard Geographic Code listing for Famy - National Statistical Coordination Board
  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 Laguna". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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