Carranglan, Nueva Ecija

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Municipality of Carranglan
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Official seal of Carranglan
Map of Nueva Ecija with Carranglan highlighted
Map of Nueva Ecija with Carranglan highlighted
Carranglan is located in Philippines
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 15°58′N 121°04′E / 15.97°N 121.07°E / 15.97; 121.07Coordinates: 15°58′N 121°04′E / 15.97°N 121.07°E / 15.97; 121.07
Country Philippines
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceNueva Ecija
District2nd District
Barangays17 (see Barangays)
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorMary Baldevarona Abad
 • Electorate22,198 voters (2016)
 • Total705.31 km2 (272.32 sq mi)
 (2015 census)[3]
 • Total41,131
 • Density58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
IDD:area code+63 (0)44
Climate typetropical monsoon climate
Income class1st municipal income class
Revenue (₱)164.4 million  (2016)
Native languagesIlocano

Carranglan, officially the Municipality of Carranglan, is a 1st class municipality in the province of Nueva Ecija, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 41,131 people.[3]

It is the province's largest municipality in terms of land area.

The municipality is home to the Pantabangan–Carranglan Watershed Forest Reserve.


Carranglan is politically subdivided into 17 barangays.

  • Baluarte (now R.A. Padilla)
  • Bantug
  • Bunga
  • Burgos
  • Capintalan
  • Digdig (now called Joson)
  • General Luna
  • Minuli
  • Piut
  • Puncan
  • Putlan
  • Salazar
  • San Agustin
  • T. L. Padilla Pob. (Bgy. I)
  • F. C. Otic Pob. (Bgy. II)
  • D. L. Maglanoc Pob. (Bgy.III)
  • G. S. Rosario Pob. (Bgy. IV)


Population census of Carranglan
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 1,468—    
1918 2,716+4.19%
1939 6,339+4.12%
1948 6,328−0.02%
1960 10,100+3.97%
1970 15,536+4.39%
1975 16,875+1.67%
1980 19,891+3.34%
1990 26,064+2.74%
1995 29,950+2.64%
2000 31,720+1.24%
2007 33,233+0.64%
2010 37,124+4.11%
2015 41,131+1.97%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]


Notable people of Carranglan[edit]

  • Liza Soberano - Hope Elizabeth Soberano (formerly known by the screen name Hope Soberano), is a young Filipina American model and actress, a contract artist of ABS-CBN and Star Magic. She is currently starring in the teleserye FOREVERMORE and in the movie "THE BET" to be released in 2015. Her great grandmothers Isabel Jacinto Arevalo and Olympia Alnas Padilla[citation needed] were from Gapan and from Carranglan.[citation needed]


Carranglan panorama


  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013.
  2. ^ "Province: Nueva Ecija". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  3. ^ a b c 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 Nueva Ecija". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.

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