|City of Parañaque|
Mega City by the Bay
Dedicated to God
|Anthem: Bagong Parañaque (English: New Parañaque)|
Map of Metro Manila with Parañaque highlighted
|Region||National Capital Region (NCR)|
|District||1st and 2nd district|
|Founded||November 30, 1572|
|Cityhood and HUC||February 13, 1998|
|Barangays||16 (see Barangays)|
|• Type||Sangguniang Panlungsod|
|• Mayor||Edwin Olivarez|
|• Vice Mayor||Jose Enrico T. Golez|
|• City Council|
|• Electorate||328,924 voters (2019)|
|• Total||47.69 km2 (18.41 sq mi)|
|Elevation||11 m (36 ft)|
|Highest elevation||108 m (354 ft)|
|Lowest elevation||0 m (0 ft)|
|• Density||14,000/km2 (37,000/sq mi)|
|Demonym(s)||Parañaqueño (male) |
|• Income class||1st city income class|
|• Poverty incidence||0.85% (2018)|
|• Revenue||₱7,924,495,749.00 (2020)|
|• Assets||₱14,896,277,723.00 (2020)|
|• Expenditure||₱6,182,055,478.00 (2020)|
|• Liabilities||₱4,796,329,037.00 (2020)|
|• Electricity||Manila Electric Company (MERALCO)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (PST)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)02|
|Climate type||Tropical monsoon climate|
Parañaque is the home of the PAGCOR Entertainment City, a gaming and entertainment complex under development by the state owned Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation spanning an area of 8 km2 (3.1 sq mi) in Bay City, where four large integrated resorts are based namely Solaire Resort & Casino, City of Dreams Manila, Okada Manila, and the soon to be completed Westside City Resorts World. It is also the home of the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange public transport and the Aseana City business district development which includes Ayala Malls Manila Bay.
Barangays[change | change source]
Parañaque has divided into 16 barangays.
|San Martin de Porres||2nd||20,938||1.55|
References[change | change source]
- "2015 Census of Population, Report No. 3 – Population, Land Area, and Population Density" (PDF). Philippine Statistics Authority. Quezon City, Philippines. August 2016. ISSN 0117-1453. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 25, 2021. Retrieved July 16, 2021.
- https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/Table%202a.%20Updated%20Annual%20Per%20Capita%20Poverty%20Threshold%2C%20Poverty%20Incidence%20and%20Magnitude%20of%20Poor%20Population%20with%20Measures%20of%20Precision%2C%20%20by%20Region%2C%20Province%20and%20HUC_2018.xlsx; publication date: 4 June 2020; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
- "LOOK: There's a new mall near Manila Bay". ABS-CBN News. 26 September 2019. Retrieved 3 September 2021.
Other websites[change | change source]
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