Pampanga

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Pampanga
Province of Pampanga
Pampanga Provincial Capitol
Pampanga Provincial Capitol
Flag of Pampanga
Flag
Official seal of Pampanga
Seal
Nickname(s): 
Culinary and Christmas Capital of the Philippines
Anthem: Imno ning Kapampangan
English: Pampanga Hymn
Location in the Philippines
Location in the Philippines
Coordinates: 15°04′N 120°40′E / 15.07°N 120.67°E / 15.07; 120.67Coordinates: 15°04′N 120°40′E / 15.07°N 120.67°E / 15.07; 120.67
CountryPhilippines
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
FoundedDecember 11, 1571
CapitalSan Fernando
Government
 • TypeSangguniang Panlalawigan
 • GovernorDennis Pineda (NPC/KAMBILAN)
 • Vice GovernorLilia Pineda (NUP/KAMBILAN)
Area
 • Total2,002.20 km2 (773.05 sq mi)
Area rank61st out of 81
 (excluding Angeles)
Highest elevation1,486 m (4,875 ft)
Population
 (2015 census)[2]
 • Total2,198,110
 • Rank9th out of 81
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
 • Density rank5th out of 81
 (excluding Angeles)
Divisions
 • Independent cities
1
 • Component cities
 • Municipalities
 • Barangays
 • Districts1st to 4th districts of Pampanga (shared with Angeles)
Demographics
 • Ethnic groups
 • Languages
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
2000–2024
IDD:area code+63 (0)45
ISO 3166 codePH
Websitewww.pampanga.gov.ph

Pampanga (Kapampangan: Lalawigan ning Pampanga; Tagalog: Lalawigan ng Pampanga) is a province in the Central Luzon region of the Philippines.

References[change | change source]

  1. "List of Provinces". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Archived from the original on 21 January 2013. Retrieved 16 September 2013.
  2. Census of Population (2015). "Region III (Central Luzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. Cite uses deprecated parameter |chapterurl= (help); CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)