|Municipality of Quezon|
Map of Quezon with Quezon highlighted
|Region||Calabarzon (Region IV-A)|
|Founded||January 1, 1914 |
|Named for||Manuel Luis Quezon|
|Barangays||24 (see Barangays)|
|• Type||Sangguniang Bayan|
|• Mayor||Ma. Caridad P. Clacio|
|• Vice Mayor||Leo L. Oliveros|
|• Congressman||Angelita D. Tan|
|• Electorate||10,653 voters (2019)|
|• Total||71.22 km2 (27.50 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 (₱)||55,537,446.81 (2016)|
|Native languages||Inagta Alabat language|
Quezon, officially the Municipality of Quezon, (Tagalog: Bayan ng Quezon), is a 5th class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 15,228 people.
The municipality was named after Manuel L. Quezon, the second President of the Philippines, first President of the Philippine Commonwealth, and the former governor. It is home to the recently started Yubakan Festival and a few speakers of the critically endangered Inagta Alabat language, one of the most endangered languages in the world as listed by UNESCO.
Quezon is politically subdivided into 24 barangays, 6 urban and 18 rural.
- Barangay I (Poblacion)
- Barangay II (Poblacion)
- Barangay III (Poblacion)
- Barangay IV (Poblacion)
- Barangay V (Poblacion)
- Barangay VI (Poblacion)
- Del Pilar
- Villa Belen
- Villa Francia
- Villa Gomez
- Villa Mercedes
|Population census of Quezon|
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority|
- "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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