Ramos, Tarlac

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Ramos
Municipality of Ramos
Municipal Hall
Municipal Hall
Map of Tarlac with Ramos highlighted
Map of Tarlac with Ramos highlighted
Ramos is located in Philippines
Ramos
Ramos
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 15°40′00″N 120°38′30″E / 15.6667°N 120.6417°E / 15.6667; 120.6417Coordinates: 15°40′00″N 120°38′30″E / 15.6667°N 120.6417°E / 15.6667; 120.6417
Country Philippines
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceTarlac
District1st District
Barangays9 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorDiosdado "Dado" Reginaldo
 • Vice MayorBenjie Tawatao
 • Electorate12,840 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total24.40 km2 (9.42 sq mi)
Population
(2015 census)[3]
 • Total21,350
 • Density880/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
2311
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)45
Climate typeTropical monsoon climate
Income class5th municipal income class
Revenue (₱)61,148,266.32 (2016)
Native languagesPangasinan
Ilocano
Tagalog

Ramos, officially the Municipality of Ramos (Ilokano: Ili ti Ramos; Pangasinan: Baley na Ramos; Kapampangan: Balen ning Ramos; Tagalog: Bayan ng Ramos), is a 5th class municipality in the province of Tarlac, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 21,350 people.[3] It was formerly named Bani, a barrio of the town of Paniqui from 1878 to December 31, 1920. On January 1, 1921, Bani became a town and was renamed "Ramos" in memory of Gov. Alfonso Ramos who first initiated the creation of the town.

Barangays[edit]

Ramos is politically subdivided into 9 barangays.[2]

  • Coral-Iloco
  • Guiteb
  • Pance
  • Poblacion Center
  • Poblacion North
  • Poblacion South
  • San Juan
  • San Raymundo
  • Toledo

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Ramos
YearPop.±% p.a.
1939 4,035—    
1948 6,535+5.50%
1960 7,531+1.19%
1970 9,649+2.51%
1975 10,626+1.95%
1980 11,215+1.08%
1990 13,566+1.92%
1995 15,476+2.50%
2000 16,889+1.89%
2007 19,646+2.11%
2010 20,249+1.11%
2015 21,350+1.01%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2015 census, the population of Ramos, Tarlac, was 21,350 people,[3] with a density of 880 inhabitants per square kilometre or 2,300 inhabitants per square mile.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Province: Tarlac". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region III (Central Luzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  4. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region III (Central Luzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region III (Central Luzon)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  6. ^ "Province of Tarlac". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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