Raymen Beach Resort, Nueva Valencia
Map of Guimaras with Nueva Valencia highlighted
|Region||Western Visayas (Region VI)|
|Founded||January 1, 1941|
|• Mayor||Emmanuel C. Galila|
|• Total||137.12 km2 (52.94 sq mi)|
|Population (2015 census)|
|• Density||290/km2 (750/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)33|
Nueva Valencia is a third-class municipality in the province of Guimaras, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 39,810 people. Its territory includes the islands of Guiwanon (or Guiuanon), Panobolon, as well as numerous other minor islets.
This is the site of the Guimaras oil spill in August 2006, when the oil tanker MT Solar 1 sank a few kilometers from Nueva Valencia.
- Concordia Sur
- La Paz
- Oracon Sur
- San Antonio
- San Roque
- Santo Domingo
|Population census of Nueva Valencia|
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority|
In the 2015 census, the population of Nueva Valencia was 39,810 people, with a density of 290 inhabitants per square kilometre or 750 inhabitants per square mile.
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- Official webpage of the Province of Guimaras: Nueva Valencia
- Philippine Standard Geographic Code
- Philippine Census Information
|Panay Gulf||Panay Gulf|
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