Peñablanca, Cagayan

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Peñablanca
Municipality
Map of Cagayan showing the location of Peñablanca
Map of Cagayan showing the location of Peñablanca
Peñablanca is located in Philippines
Peñablanca
Peñablanca
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 17°38′N 121°47′E / 17.63°N 121.78°E / 17.63; 121.78Coordinates: 17°38′N 121°47′E / 17.63°N 121.78°E / 17.63; 121.78
Country Philippines
Region Cagayan Valley (Region II)
Province Cagayan
District 3rd District
Barangays 24
Government[1]
 • Mayor Marilyn Julia Taguinod
Area[2]
 • Total 1,193.20 km2 (460.70 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 48,584
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 3502
IDD:area code +63 (0)78
Income class 1st class
Website www.penablanca-cagayan.gov.ph

Peñablanca is a first class municipality in the province of Cagayan, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 48,584 people.[3]

Situated east of the provincial capital Tuguegarao, the municipality is home to the Peñablanca Protected Landscape and Seascape which contains the Callao Cave, one of the province's well-known landmarks and tourist spots.

Barangays[edit]

Peñablanca is divided into 24 barangays.[2]

  • Aggugaddan
  • Alimanao
  • Baliuag
  • Bical
  • Bugatay
  • Buyun
  • Cabasan
  • Cabbo
  • Callao
  • Camasi
  • Centro (Pob.)
  • Dodan
  • Lapi
  • Malibabag
  • Mangga
  • Minanga
  • Nabbabalayan
  • Nanguilattan
  • Nannarian
  • Parabba
  • Patagueleg
  • Quibal
  • San Roque (Litto)
  • Sisim

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Peñablanca
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1903 4,969 —    
1918 6,478 +1.78%
1939 8,864 +1.50%
1948 8,799 −0.08%
1960 13,119 +3.38%
1970 18,218 +3.33%
1975 21,638 +3.51%
1980 24,888 +2.84%
1990 30,527 +2.06%
1995 33,190 +1.58%
2000 37,872 +2.87%
2007 40,336 +0.87%
2010 42,736 +2.13%
2015 48,584 +2.47%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Peñablanca, Cagayan, was 48,584 people,[3] with a density of 41 inhabitants per square kilometre or 110 inhabitants per square mile.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: CAGAYAN". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region II (Cagayan Valley)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  6. ^ "Province of Cagayan". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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