Infanta, Pangasinan

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Infanta
Municipality
Municipality of Infanta
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Official seal of Infanta
Seal
Map of Pangasinan with Infanta highlighted
Map of Pangasinan with Infanta highlighted
Infanta is located in Philippines
Infanta
Infanta
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 15°49′15″N 119°54′30″E / 15.82083°N 119.90833°E / 15.82083; 119.90833Coordinates: 15°49′15″N 119°54′30″E / 15.82083°N 119.90833°E / 15.82083; 119.90833
Country  Philippines
Region Ilocos Region (Region I)
Province Pangasinan
District 1st district of Pangasinan
Founded October 4, 1876
Barangays 13 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Percival A. Mallare
 • Electorate 15,287 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 254.29 km2 (98.18 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 24,584
 • Density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2412
PSGC 015520000
IDD:area code +63 (0)75
Climate type Tropical monsoon climate
Income class 3rd municipal income class
Revenue (₱) 98,392,489.45 (2016) [4]
Poverty incidence 9.50 (2012)[5]
Native languages Pangasinan
Sambal
Ilocano
Tagalog
Website infantapangasinan.gov.ph

Infanta, officially the Municipality of Infanta, (Pangasinan: Baley na Infanta; Ilokano: Ili ti Infanta; Tagalog: Bayan ng Infanta), is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Pangasinan, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 24,584 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Infanta Town Hall

Infanta is politically subdivided into 13 barangays.

  • Bamban
  • Batang
  • Bayambang
  • Cato
  • Doliman
  • Patima
  • Maya
  • Nangalisan
  • Nayom
  • Pita
  • Poblacion
  • Potol
  • Babuyan

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Infanta
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 3,546—    
1918 5,613+3.11%
1939 5,453−0.14%
1948 5,379−0.15%
1960 7,582+2.90%
1970 10,469+3.28%
1975 11,336+1.61%
1980 12,323+1.68%
1990 16,149+2.74%
1995 18,839+2.93%
2000 20,632+1.97%
2007 23,731+1.95%
2010 23,455−0.42%
2015 24,584+0.90%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][6][7][8]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Infanta, Pangasinan
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 31
(88)
31
(88)
31
(88)
33
(91)
32
(90)
32
(90)
30
(86)
30
(86)
30
(86)
31
(88)
31
(88)
31
(88)
31
(88)
Average low °C (°F) 21
(70)
21
(70)
22
(72)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
23
(73)
22
(72)
23
(73)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 5.1
(0.201)
11.6
(0.457)
21.1
(0.831)
27.7
(1.091)
232.9
(9.169)
350.8
(13.811)
679.8
(26.764)
733.1
(28.862)
505
(19.88)
176.6
(6.953)
67.2
(2.646)
17.7
(0.697)
2,828.6
(111.362)
Average rainy days 3 3 3 4 14 18 23 25 22 15 8 4 142
Source: World Weather Online[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Pangasinan". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c Census of Population (2015). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Pangasinan : Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index". Makati City, Philippines: National Competitiveness Council (Philippines). Archived from the original on 28 January 2017. Retrieved 28 January 2017. 
  5. ^ "PSA Releases the 2012 Municipal and City Level Poverty Estimates". Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 28 January 2017. 
  6. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO. 
  8. ^ "Province of Pangasinan". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  9. ^ "Infanta, Pangasinan: Average Temperatures and Rainfall". World Weather Online. Retrieved 26 September 2015. 

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