Quezon is a fifth class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines, located on the southern part of Alabat Island. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 15,142 people. This 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.
Quezon is politically subdivided into 24 barangays, 6 urban and 18 rural.
- Del Pilar
- Barangay I (Pob.)
- Barangay II (Pob.)
- Barangay III (Pob.)
- Barangay IV (Pob.)
- Barangay V (Pob.)
- Barangay VI (Pob.)
- Villa Belen
- Villa Francia
- Villa Gomez
- Villa Mercedes
|Population census of Quezon
|Source: National Statistics Office
The Manila Times
Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:00:00 -0700
... number TYU 640 driven by Franco Pinohermoso sideswiped an Isuzu truck with plate number EBD 802 driven by Roberto Oliquino around 2:30 p.m. on Thursday at Barangay Hagakhakin in Gumaca, Quezon. Quezon Provincial Police Director Senior Supt.
Wed, 10 Jun 2015 02:02:02 -0700
LUCENA CITY, Quezon, Philippines – Operatives from the Quezon Environment Enforcement Group (QEEG) have intercepted an estimated 3,000 board feet (7.08 cubic meters) of illegally cut narra logs on Wednesday morning while these were being towed ...
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:01:19 -0700
Another historical attraction within the complex is the Quezon Heritage House, the former residence of Manuel L. Quezon. Quezon used the home as a weekend retreat and eventually as a place of convalescence for his tuberculosis. The Quezon City ...
Thu, 15 Nov 2012 10:44:05 -0800
TREES partly shield from view President Manuel L. Quezon's house on Gilmore Avenue in Quezon City. The 500-sqm structure will soon be torn down and rebuilt at Quezon Memorial Circle following the sale of the lot it stands on. MARIANNE BERMUDEZ.
Tue, 17 Feb 2015 18:26:15 -0800
LUCENA CITY — A giant sperm whale that was stranded near a coastal village in Calauag, Quezon, on Tuesday died early morning Wednesday, a provincial environment official said. Manny Calayag, community coordinator of the Quezon-Environment and ...
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 10:08:03 -0700
When I was a child, a week on or around Aug. 19 was set aside to celebrate “Linggo ng Wika” (National Language Week), when we were encouraged to speak in Filipino and remember Manuel Luis Quezon as the “Father of the National Language.” I come ...
Wed, 31 Dec 2014 23:23:45 -0800
LUCENA CITY, Quezon, Philippines – Despite the massive government campaign against firecrackers, eight New Year's Eve revelers still sustained blast injuries in Quezon province, police said Thursday. A report from the Quezon provincial police ...
Tue, 06 May 2014 20:52:34 -0700
MANILA, Philippines–At least three inmates were killed while 15 got injured in a riot that broke out inside the Quezon Provincial Jail, police said. Senior Superintendent Ronaldo Ylagan, Quezon Provincial Police chief, told INQUIRER.net over the phone ...
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