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San Jose, officially the Municipality of San Jose, is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Tarlac, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 36,253 people.[3]

San Jose
Municipality of San Jose
Municipal Hall
Municipal Hall
Map of Tarlac with San Jose highlighted
Map of Tarlac with San Jose highlighted
San Jose is located in Philippines
San Jose
San Jose
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 15°24′N 120°20′E / 15.4°N 120.33°E / 15.4; 120.33Coordinates: 15°24′N 120°20′E / 15.4°N 120.33°E / 15.4; 120.33
Country Philippines
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceTarlac
District2nd District
FoundedApril 21, 1990
Barangays18 see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • Template:PH wikidata called with unsupported input ""Jose Areno Yap Jr.
 • Vice MayorSamuel Eugenio
 • Electorate16,234 voters (2016)
Area
[2]
 • Total592.81 km2 (228.89 sq mi)
Population
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total36,253
 • Density61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
2318
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)45
Climate typetropical monsoon climate
Income class3rd municipal income class
Revenue (₱)109.1 million  (2016)
Native languagesKapampangan
Abellen language
Tagalog
Major religionsTemplate:Iglesia Ni Manalo

It was created into a municipality pursuant to RA 6842, ratified on April 21, 1990; taken from the municipality of Tarlac City. It is also the largest municipality of the province in terms of land area.

BarangaysEdit

San Jose is politically subdivided into 18 barangays:[2]

  • Burgos
  • David
  • Iba
  • Labney
  • Lawacamulag
  • Lubigan
  • Maaamot
  • Mababanaba
  • Moriones
  • Pao
  • San Juan de Valdez
  • Sula
  • Villa Aglipay
  • Surung
  • Dirita
  • Abellen
  • San Pedro
  • Saipan Beach

DemographicsEdit

YearPop.±% p.a.
1990 20,483—    
1995 25,473+4.17%
2000 29,440+3.15%
2007 32,728+1.47%
2010 33,960+1.35%
2015 36,253+1.25%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]


In the 2015 census, the population of San Jose, Tarlac, was 36,253 people,[3] with a density of 61 inhabitants per square kilometre or 160 inhabitants per square mile.

ReferencesEdit

  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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