Calabarzon

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Calabarzon

Southern Tagalog Mainland
Region IV-A
Aguinaldo Shrine in Kawit, CaviteRizal Monument in Calamba, Laguna
Crater lake of Taal VolcanoTaal Basilica
Hinulugang Taktak in Antipolo, RizalMount Banahaw in Quezon
Motto(s): 
"Calabarzon sa Habang Panahon!"
Location in the Philippines
Location in the Philippines
Country Philippines
Island groupLuzon
Regional centerCalamba (Laguna)
Area
 • Total16,873.31 km2 (6,514.82 sq mi)
Population
 (2015)[1]
 • Total14,414,774
 • Density850/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ISO 3166 codePH-40
Provinces
Cities
Municipalities123
Barangays4,011

Calabarzon is an administrative region in the Philippines. It is also known as Southern Tagalog Mainland or Region IV-A. It is on Luzon island. The capital is Calamba.

The region has five provinces: Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, and Quezon. There is also one independent city: Lucena.

References[change | change source]

  1. Census of Population (2015). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.