Mauban

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Mauban Quezon
Municipality
Mauban Panorama A.jpg
Rizal 1925 Monument of Mauban.JPG Virgilio Pansacola Ancestral House.JPG
St. Bonaventure Parish Church of Mauban.JPG Mauban Public Bath (1725).JPG
Photo montage of places in Mauban. (From top, left to right:) Panoramic view of Mauban town center from Rizal Hill Park, the Rizal Monument at Rizal Hill Park, Pansacola Ancestral House, St. Bonaventure Parish Church, and the Spanish-era public bath built in 1725
Official seal of Mauban Quezon
Seal

Nickname(s): The Cultural Herritage Center of Quezon

Summer Capital of Quezon

(Cagbalete) Boracay of the Pacific
Motto: (Dunong at Lakas para sa magandang bukas)
Map of Quezon showing the location of Mauban
Map of Quezon showing the location of Mauban
Mauban Quezon is located in Philippines
Mauban Quezon
Mauban Quezon
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°11′N 121°43′E / 14.183°N 121.717°E / 14.183; 121.717Coordinates: 14°11′N 121°43′E / 14.183°N 121.717°E / 14.183; 121.717
Country Philippines
Region CALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Province Quezon
District 1st district of Quezon
Founded July 15, 1583
Barangays 40
Government[1]
 • Mayor Fernando Q. Llamas
 • Vice Mayor Leonchito A. Gapasangra
Area[2]
 • Total 415.98 km2 (160.61 sq mi)
Population (2015)[3]
 • Total 63,819
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Maubanin
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4330
IDD:area code +63 (0)42
Income class 1st class; partially urban
Website www.mauban.gov.ph

The Municipality of Mauban (Filipino: Bayan ng Mauban) is a first class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 63,819 people.[3] The town center lies 157 km (98 mi) southeast from Manila and some 52 km (32 mi) from Lucena City, capital of Quezon province.

Barangays[edit]

Mauban is politically subdivided into 40 barangays.

  • Abo-abo
  • Alitap
  • Baao
  • Balaybalay
  • Bato
  • Bagong Bayan
  • Cagbalete I
  • Cagbalete II
  • Cagsiay I
  • Cagsiay II
  • Cagsiay III
  • Concepcion
  • Liwayway
  • Lucutan
  • Luya-luya
  • Macasin
  • Lual (Pob.)
  • Mabato (Pob.)
  • Daungan (Pob.)
  • Bagong Bayan (Pob.)
  • Sadsaran (Pob.)
  • Rizaliana (Pob.)
  • Polo
  • Remedios I
  • Remedios II
  • Rosario
  • San Gabriel (Formerly known as Tubog [4])
  • San Isidro
  • San Jose
  • San Lorenzo
  • San Miguel
  • San Rafael
  • San Roque
  • San Vicente
  • Santa Lucia
  • Santo Angel
  • Santo Niño
  • Santol
  • Soledad
  • Tapucan
  • Lual Rural

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Mauban
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 12,021 —    
1918 12,516 +0.27%
1939 14,832 +0.81%
1948 14,417 −0.31%
1960 18,703 +2.19%
1970 29,822 +4.77%
1975 32,653 +1.84%
1980 37,814 +2.98%
1990 43,740 +1.47%
1995 47,442 +1.53%
2000 50,134 +1.19%
2007 55,866 +1.50%
2010 61,141 +3.34%
2015 63,819 +0.82%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[5][6][7][8]

Economy[edit]

In 2000, the Quezon Power Project, a 440 megawatt coal power plant was constructed to bring consistent power to the area. It was the first privately built, owned, and operated power generating facility in the Philippines.[9]

Education[edit]

As of August 2008, the Department of Education lists 35 public schools in Mauban;[10] 29 are Elementary schools, while the remaining 6 are High Schools. The Elementary schools are divided into two districts: Mauban North and Mauban South.

Mauban North Elementary School District[edit]

  • Balaybalay Elementary School
  • Concepcion Elementary School
  • Liwayway Elementary School
  • Mabato Elementary School
  • Mauban North Elementary School I
  • Mauban North Elementary School II
  • Remedios I Elementary School
  • Remedios I Preschool (Annex) Bulusok
  • Remedios II Elementary School
  • San Lorenzo Elementary School
  • San Miguel Elementary School
  • SWA Elementary School

Mauban South Elementary School District[edit]

  • Alitap Elementary School
  • Bagong Bayan Elementary School
  • Cagbalete I Annex Elementary School
  • Cagbalete I Elementary School
  • Cagbalete II (P.H. Dela Costa) Elementary School
  • Cagsiay I Elementary School
  • Cagsiay II Elementary School
  • Cagsiay III Annex Elementary School
  • Cagsiay III Elementary School
  • Doña Aurora Elementary School
  • Mauban South Central Elementary School
  • Plaridel Elementary School
  • Polo Elementary School
  • Rosario Elementary School
  • San Jose Elementary School
  • Sta. Lucia Elementary School
  • Sto. Niño Elementary School

High schools[edit]

  • Cagbalete Island National High School
  • Cagsiay I National High School
  • Cagsiay III-Cagsiay I National High School Extension
  • Dr. Maria D. Pastrana National High School (Mauban Science-Oriented High School)
  • Liwayway National High School
  • Manuel S. Enverga Memorial School of Arts and Trades (Quezon National School of Arts & Trades)

Mauban also has two private schools, Central Quezon Academy in Barangay Mabato[11] and Mother Perpetua Parochial School in Barangay Lual Poblacion.[12] It also has one college, Pambayang Kolehiyo ng Mauban.[13]

List of Cultural Properties of Mauban[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: QUEZON". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Highlights of the Philippine Population 2015 Census of Population". 2015 Census of Population and Housing. Philippine Statistics Office. Retrieved 27 May 2016. 
  4. ^ "An Act Changing the Name of the Barrio of Tubog in the Municipality of Mauban, Province of Quezon, to San Gabriel". PhilippineLaw.info. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (2015). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  6. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ 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. 
  8. ^ "Province of Quezon". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  9. ^ "Philippine President Estrada Inaugurates Quezon Power Project". InterGen. Retrieved 2012-10-05. 
  10. ^ "Masterlist of Public Schools". Department of Education of the Philippines. Retrieved 2010-02-27. 
  11. ^ "Masterlist of Private Schools". Department of Education of the Philippines. Retrieved 2010-02-27. 
  12. ^ "Mother Perpetua Parochial School (HS)". Municipal Government of Mauban. Retrieved 2010-02-27. 
  13. ^ "The Directory of Higher Education Institutions and Programs as of November 11, 2009" (PDF). Commission on Higher Education, Philippines. Retrieved 2010-02-27. 

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