Laoac, Pangasinan

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Laoac
Municipality
Town Hall of Laoac
Town Hall of Laoac
Official seal of Laoac
Seal
Map of Pangasinan showing the location of Laoac
Map of Pangasinan showing the location of Laoac
Laoac is located in Philippines
Laoac
Laoac
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 16°02′N 120°33′E / 16.033°N 120.550°E / 16.033; 120.550Coordinates: 16°02′N 120°33′E / 16.033°N 120.550°E / 16.033; 120.550
Country  Philippines
Region Ilocos (Region I)
Province Pangasinan
District 5th district of Pangasinan
Founded 1980
Barangays 22
Government[1]
 • Mayor Silverio D. Alarcio Jr.
 • Vice Mayor Ronaldo Ramos
 • Electorate 18,452 voters (2016 election)
Area[2]
 • Total 40.50 km2 (15.64 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 31,497
 • Density 780/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 2437
PSGC 015548000
IDD:area code +63 (0)75
Income class 4th municipal income class
Revenue ₱ 6,061,607.04 (2016)[4]
Poverty incidence 14.16 (2012)[5]
Website www.laoac.gov.ph

Laoac is a 4th class municipality in the province of Pangasinan, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 31,497 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Laoac is politically subdivided into 22 barangays.[2]

  • Anis
  • Balligi
  • Banuar
  • Botigue
  • Caaringayan
  • Domingo Alarcio (Cabilaoan East)
  • Cabilaoan
  • Cabulalaan
  • Calaoagan
  • Calmay
  • Casampagaan
  • Casanestebanan
  • Casantiagoan
  • Inmanduyan
  • Poblacion (Laoac)
  • Lebueg
  • Maraboc
  • Nanbagatan
  • Panaga
  • Talogtog
  • Turko
  • Yatyat

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Laoac
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1980 19,252 —    
1990 22,864 +1.73%
1995 24,662 +1.43%
2000 26,723 +1.74%
2007 28,266 +0.78%
2010 29,456 +1.51%
2015 31,497 +1.28%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][6][7][8]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Laoac, Pangasinan
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 29
(84)
29
(84)
30
(86)
32
(90)
33
(91)
33
(91)
33
(91)
33
(91)
33
(91)
32
(90)
31
(88)
29
(84)
31.4
(88.4)
Average low °C (°F) 21
(70)
21
(70)
22
(72)
23
(73)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
24
(75)
23
(73)
23
(73)
22
(72)
22
(72)
22.8
(72.9)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 127.5
(5.02)
115.8
(4.559)
129.7
(5.106)
141.1
(5.555)
248.2
(9.772)
165
(6.5)
185.3
(7.295)
161.9
(6.374)
221.4
(8.717)
299.5
(11.791)
199
(7.83)
188.7
(7.429)
2,183.1
(85.948)
Average rainy days 17 17 17 15 20 19 19 29 21 20 17 19 230
Source: World Weather Online[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipalities". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 26 November 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: PANGASINAN". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 26 November 2012. 
  3. ^ a b c "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "Pangasinan : Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index". Makati City, Philippines: National Competitiveness Council (Philippines). 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. ^ "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ "Region I (Ilocos Region)". Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007): Total Population by Province, City and Municipality (Report). NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  8. ^ "Province of Pangasinan". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  9. ^ "Laoac, Pangasinan: Average Temperatures and Rainfall". World Weather Online. Retrieved 12 October 2015. 

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