Ginatilan, Cebu

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Ginatilan
Municipality
Coastal view
Coastal view
Map of Cebu Province with Ginatilan highlighted
Map of Cebu Province with Ginatilan highlighted
Ginatilan is located in Philippines
Ginatilan
Ginatilan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°36′N 123°21′E / 9.6°N 123.35°E / 9.6; 123.35Coordinates: 9°36′N 123°21′E / 9.6°N 123.35°E / 9.6; 123.35
Country Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Cebu Province
District 2nd district of Cebu
Barangay 14 (see § Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Dean Singco (1‑Cebu)
 • Vice mayor Jose Gornez
 • Town Council
Area[2]
 • Total 70.10 km2 (27.07 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)[3]
 • Total 15,327
 • Density 220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Ginatilanon
Time zone PHT (UTC+8)
ZIP code 6026
IDD:area code +63 (0)32
Income class 5th class
PSGC 072225000
Website www.ginatilan.gov.ph

Ginatilan is a fifth income class municipality in the province of Cebu Province, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 15,327.[3]

Local delicacies include palagsing, tinumpi, and kinugay, made from buli tree.

Every March is annual festival in honor of the Great Patron St. Gregory the Great.

Livelihoods include farming, fishing, government, and business.

Ginatilan was the hometown of Catholic martyr and second Filipino saint, St. Pedro Calungsod, who was killed during his missionary work in Guam with Diego Luis de San Vitores

Barangays[edit]

Ginatilan comprises 14 barangays:[2]

  • Anao
  • Cagsing
  • Calabawan
  • Cambagte
  • Campisong
  • Canorong
  • Guiwanon
  • Looc
  • Malatbo
  • Mangaco
  • Palanas
  • Poblacion
  • Salamanca
  • San Roque

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Ginatilan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 11,160 —    
1995 11,924 +1.25%
2000 14,073 +3.62%
2007 13,654 −0.42%
2010 15,327 +4.30%
Source: National Statistics Office[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Cebu". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 1 April 2013. 
  4. ^ "Population and Annual Growth Rates by Province, City and Municipality: Central Visayas: 1995, 2000 and 2007" (PDF). National Statistics Office. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 June 2011. 

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