|Municipality of Perez|
Map of Quezon with Perez highlighted
|Region||Calabarzon (Region IV-A)|
|Founded||October 14, 1929|
|Named for||Governor Felimon Perez|
|Barangays||14 (see Barangays)|
|• Type||Sangguniang Bayan|
|• Mayor||Pepito Caparros Reyes|
|• Vice Mayor||Rodrigo Alpay Caparros|
|• Electorate||8,255 voters (2016)|
|• Total||57.46 km2 (22.19 sq mi)|
|• Density||210/km2 (550/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (PST)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)42|
|Climate type||Tropical rainforest climate|
|Income class||5th municipal income class|
|Revenue (₱)||50,562,887.18 (2016)|
|Native languages||Alabat Island Agta|
Perez, officially the Municipality of Perez, (Tagalog: Bayan ng Perez), is a 5th class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 12,173 people. The town is home to a few speakers of the critically endangered Inagta Alabat language, one of the most endangered languages in the world as listed by UNESCO.
Perez is politically subdivided into 14 barangays, 4 of which are urban and the rest are rural barangays.
- Mainit Norte
- Mainit Sur
- Pinagtubigan Este
- Pinagtubigan Weste
- Pagkakaisa Pob. (Barangay 1)
- Mapagmahal Pob. (Barangay 2)
- Bagong Pag-Asa Pob. (Barangay 3)
- Bagong Silang Pob. (Barangay 4)
- Villamanzano Norte
- Villamanzano Sur
It was named as a token of gratitude to then Governor of the province, Felimon Perez who helped make this place an independent municipality.
|Population census of Perez|
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority|
Elected officials 2013-2016:
- Mayor: Pepito Reyes
- Vice Mayor: Boyet Buerano
- SB Members:
- Ryan A. Panol
- Larry E. Canizares
- Marlo B. Manaog
- Richard R. Mascarina
- Roberto R. Buerano
- Czarina C. Caringal
- Joel A. Villabroza
- Delio D. Corales
- "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
- "Province: Quezon". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
- Census of Population (2015). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
- Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
- Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
- "Province of Quezon". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.
- Philippine Standard Geographic Code
- Philippine Census Information
- Local Governance Performance Management System
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