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For other uses, see Quezon (disambiguation).
Quezon
Municipality
Official seal of Quezon
Seal
Map of Quezon showing the location of Quezon
Map of Quezon showing the location of Quezon
Quezon is located in Philippines
Quezon
Quezon
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°03′N 122°08′E / 14.050°N 122.133°E / 14.050; 122.133Coordinates: 14°03′N 122°08′E / 14.050°N 122.133°E / 14.050; 122.133
Country Philippines
Region CALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Province Quezon
District 4th district of Quezon
Founded January 1, 1914
Barangays 24
Government[1]
 • Mayor Crispin S. Clacio
Area[2]
 • Total 71.22 km2 (27.50 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 15,142
 • Density 210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4332
Dialing code 42
Income class 5th Class; semi-urban

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.[3] 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.

Barangays[edit]

Quezon is politically subdivided into 24 barangays, 6 urban and 18 rural.[2]

  • Apad
  • Argosino
  • Cagbalogo
  • Caridad
  • Cometa
  • Del Pilar
  • Guinhawa
  • Gumubat
  • Magsino
  • Mascariña
  • Montaña
  • Barangay I (Pob.)
  • Barangay II (Pob.)
  • Barangay III (Pob.)
  • Barangay IV (Pob.)
  • Barangay V (Pob.)
  • Barangay VI (Pob.)
  • Sabang
  • Silangan
  • Tagkawa
  • Villa Belen
  • Villa Francia
  • Villa Gomez
  • Villa Mercedes

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Quezon
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 11,345 —    
1995 13,200 +2.88%
2000 14,594 +2.18%
2007 15,011 +0.39%
2010 15,142 +0.32%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: QUEZON". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010". 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 27 November 2013. 

External links[edit]


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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:01:19 -0700

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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:36:26 -0700

LUCENA CITY, Quezon - Quezon 2 District Engineer Nestor Cleofas of the Department of Public Works and Highways and Quezon 2nd District Rep. Vicente “Kulit” Alcala appealed to their constituents and the riding public and motorists to be more patient for ...

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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 00:37:19 -0800

'You have a mistress,' I used to tease him. 'And her name is Quezon, Quezon.' The way he speaks of it – with so much passion, with such fervent desire to make things work – is enough to make a woman jealous. For a while, I was.
 
Inquirer.net
Sun, 24 Nov 2013 23:31:41 -0800

LUCENA CITY, Quezon–Quezon policemen raided the hideout of an alleged drug pusher in Candelaria, Quezon early Monday morning and seized suspected shabu or metamphetamine hydrochloride estimated to be worth P400,000, police said. Senior Supt ...

Inquirer.net

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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 04:41:19 -0700

Intensity III was felt in Labo, Camarines Norte; Infanta, Quezon; Quezon City; Arayat, Pampanga; Intensity II was felt in Makati City; Taguig City; Muntinlupa City; Pasay City; Antipolo City; San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, while Intensity I was felt in ...
 
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Sun, 05 May 2013 05:54:29 -0700

LUCENA CITY, Philippines — The municipal treasurer of General Nakar, Quezon is in critical condition while his wife died after they were ambushed by two men on a motorcycle in Infanta town on Sunday afternoon, police said. Senior Supertindent Dionardo ...

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 02:48:43 -0700

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Thu, 22 May 2014 06:52:30 -0700

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