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San Pablo City, Laguna, Philippines

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List of Barangays in San Pablo City in the Laguna Province within Region 4-A in the Republic of The Philippines
Atisan | Bagong Bayan II-A | Bagong Pook VI-C | Barangay I-A | Barangay I-B | Barangay II-A | Barangay II-B | Barangay II-C | Barangay II-D | Barangay II-E | Barangay II-F | Barangay III-A | Barangay III-B | Barangay III-C | Barangay III-D | Barangay III-E | Barangay III-F | Barangay IV-A | Barangay IV-B | Barangay IV-C | Barangay V-A | Barangay V-B | Barangay V-C | Barangay V-D | Barangay VI-A | Barangay VI-B | Barangay VI-D | Barangay VI-E | Barangay VII-A | Barangay VII-B | Barangay VII-C | Barangay VII-D | Barangay VII-E | Bautista | Concepcion | Del Remedio | Dolores | San Antonio 1 | San Antonio 2 | San Bartolome | San Buenaventura | San Crispin | San Cristobal | San Diego | San Francisco | San Gabriel | San Gregorio | San Ignacio | San Isidro | San Joaquin | San Jose | San Juan | San Lorenzo | San Lucas 1 | San Lucas 2 | San Marcos | San Mateo | San Miguel | San Nicolas | San Pedro | San Rafael | San Roque | San Vicente | Santa Ana | Santa Catalina | Santa Cruz | Santa Elena | Santa Felomina | Santa Isabel | Santa Maria | Santa Maria Magdalena | Santa Monica | Santa Veronica | Santiago I | Santiago II | Santisimo Rosario | Santo Angel | Santo Cristo | Santo Niño | Soledad
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List of Municipalities in the Laguna Province within Region IV-A in the Republic of The Philippines
Alaminos || Bay || Calauan || Cavinti || Famy || Kalayaan || Liliw || Los Baños || Luisiana || Lumban || Mabitac || Magdalena || Majayjay || Nagcarlan || Paete || Pagsanjan || Pakil || Pangil || Pila || Rizal || San Pedro || Santa Cruz (Capital) || Santa Maria || Siniloan || Victoria
Cities in the province of Laguna: Biñan || Cabuyao || Calamba City || San Pablo City || Santa Rosa City


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Geography of San Pablo City, Philippines

Geography of San Pablo City

Location of San Pablo City, Philippines

San Pablo City is located ....

History of San Pablo City, Philippines

source: LGU of San Pablo City

San Pablo City’s earliest historical record dates back to pre-Spanish times when four large barrios bounded by Mt. Makiling composed “Sampalok“. In 1521, the first Spanish troops under Captain Juan de Salcedo arrived in the upland village of Sampaloc, which became a parish in 1586, and then a municipality in 1647, and was renamed “San Pablo de Los Montes” in honor of Saint Paul the First Hermit. In 1756 it was placed under the jurisdiction of Batangas Province but was returned in 1883 to Laguna. In 1899, a municipal government was established, with Innocente Martinez as Municipal President. Marcos Paulino was elected Municipal President in 1902 when the civil government was set up. From 1926 to 1940, the people of San Pablo worked for its independence from the province of Laguna. On May 7, 1940, the Charter Bill sponsored by Congressman Tomas Dizon was approved. The bill became known as the City Charter of San Pablo or Commonwealth Act No. 520. The city was inaugurated on March 30, 1941, with Dr. Potenciano Malvar as the appointed city mayor. Currently, Vicente “Vic” Amante is the mayor together with Frederick Martin A. Ilagan as the vice-mayor of the city until 2010.

Historical Milestones and Development

source: wikipedia
  • 1571 - Arrival of Spanish troops under Captain Juan de Salcedo in the village of Sampalok (Sampaloc).
  • 1586 - Sampalok (Sampaloc) was converted into a parish.
  • 1647 - Sampalok (Sampaloc) was converted to a municipality and renamed "San Pablo de los Montes". Bartolome Maghayon, the first governadorcillo
  • 1734 - San Pablo parish was under the control of the Franciscans.
  • 1756 - Placed under the jurisdiction of Batangas Province.
  • 1883 - Returned to Laguna Province.
  • 1902 - Innocentes Martinez, first appointed municipal president and Don Marcos Paulino was elected first municipal president under American Period.
  • 1940 - Approval of Commonwealth (Act) 520 or Charter of the City of San Pablo with Dr. Potenciano Malvar as first appointed city mayor.
  • 1955 - Installed its first elected city mayor Cipriano B. Colago.
  • Middle of 1900th century - Marked the beginning era of the mucipality to a first class city in Laguna characterized by many commercial developments and nature developments of numerous areas. Its conversion to resorts and recreation places, both for local and international tourism.

People of San Pablo City, Philippines

Total Population of San Pablo City

Elected Government Officials of San Pablo City, Philippines

The Sangguniang Panlungsod is composed of the City (Municipality) Vice-Mayor as Presiding Officer, regular Sanggunian members (Councilors), the President of the Association of Barangay Captains and the President of the Sangguniang Kabataan.

They shall exercise and perform the legislative powers and duties as provided for under Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991. Shall consider and conduct thorough study all matters brought to their attention and consequently pass resolutions, enact ordinances and to introduce recommendations.


Elected officials of San Pablo City for the term of 2013-2016
  • Mayor of San Pablo City: AMANTE, LORETO - UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE
  • Vice-Mayor of San Pablo City: Angelita Erasmo Yang - UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE
  • Councilors of San Pablo City:
  1. COLAGO, JUSTIN (UNA) UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE 47737 6.87%
  2. ADAJAR, EDGARDO (UNA) UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE 46122 6.64%
  3. DIAZ, RONDEL (UNA) UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE 43677 6.28%
  4. GALICIA, GALI (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 41745 6.01%
  5. BIGLETE, JOJO (NP) NACIONALISTA PARTY 41323 5.95%
  6. DIZON, ED (UNA) UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE 38532 5.54%
  7. TICZON, ARNEL (UNA) UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE 36588 5.26%
  8. CALATRABA, NAP (UNA) UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE 31914 4.59%
  9. PAVICO, LC (NP) NACIONALISTA PARTY 31102 4.48%
  10. SEE, FERNANDO INDEPENDENT 25803 3.71%

Elected officials of San Pablo City for the term of 2010-2013

Barangay Elected Officials of San Pablo City, Laguna

Businesses in San Pablo City, Philippines

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Businesses in San Pablo City
  • Auto and Motorcycle dealers
  • Banks and Financial Institutions in San Pablo City
  • Clinics and Hospitals
  • Convenient Stores, Hardware and Supplies, General Stores
  • Department Stores and Appliance Stores
  • Hotels, Motels, Pension Houses and Boarding
  • Pharmacies or Drug Stores
  • Repair Shops
  • Restaurants, Carenderias, Coffee Shops and Resorts in San Pablo City
  • Salons and Barber Shops
  • Supermarket, wet market

How to Improve Your Business and Livelihood

The Philippine Livelihood Program: The Philippine government provides several programs to enhance the livelihood of the Filipino people. The department of Science and Technology through its Technology Research Center (TRC) regurlarly conducts various types of hands-on and personalized training programs.

  • DOST - Website
  • UPLiFT stands for Urban Program for Livelihood Finance and Training. - Website
  • DSWD Pro-poor and Livelihood Programs - Website

Real Estate for Sale in San Pablo City, Laguna, Philippines

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Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in San Pablo City, Philippines

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Schools in San Pablo City, Philippines

School year 2013-2014 starts June 3 and ends March 31, 2014, for public elementary and secondary schools. The school year will have 201 school days, of which 180 days are “nonnegotiable” student-teacher contact time.

The multisectoral Brigada Eskwela to prepare schools for the students’ return will be on May 21-26. Oplan Balik Eskwela will be from May 28 to June 8 while orientation on K to 12 for parents and other stakeholders will be on June 9.

Although private schools may deviate from the Department of Education (DepEd) calendar, they are enjoined not to start before June 3 and later than Aug 31.


School Year 2013-2014 in public elementary and high schools will start on June 3 and end on March 31, 2014 The name of your school in San Pablo City can be listed here. You can list it like this:

  • Name of School. Private or Public. It can be an elementary school, high school, college.
    • Address of your school
    • Telephone Number
    • Principal of the school

You can also create a webpage for your school. We can help you.

Economy of San Pablo City, Philippines

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Jobs in San Pablo City

If you have a job available and that job is within San Pablo City, Philippines, you may post it here.
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Natural Resources of San Pablo City, Philippines

Protect the environment

It is sad but true that as of the year 2012 the rivers of the Philippines continue to be the #1 Sewer Systems of the Philippines.

Protect & Save the Rivers. Do not let your sewer drain into the river. Your community can be the first to initiate this project.
Build your riverbank protection with a built-in gutter system. Reforest within Ten Years - Guaranteed!


Let us plant more trees in every barangay in the entire Philippines. It does not make any difference if the barangay is urban, partially urban or rural; we need more trees. Trees will prevent erosion, provide oxygen, prevent green house effect, and even a place of business for the shade tree mechanic.

The Philippines is a tropical country and practically anything will grow. The DENR has the planting trees project that goes on every year. Lots of picture taking for the media. Planting trees one by one is the "human" way of doing it. This individual planting of trees is good if done to "line" the roads and highways with trees or along fences or property divisions, or if you have a plantation.

To reforest the nation of the Philippines we have to plant trees the "mother nature" way. Sow the seeds during the rainy season. Go deep into "bald" forests and plant trees by sowing seeds. If there's not enough volunteers to do this, use the military helicopters to fly over the designated areas and sow the seeds.

Guaranteed within a few years, The Philippines will be lush again. >>Read More


We are using our rivers as our sewer system. If you ask a Filipino, "Are the Filipinos a clean people?" The answer is an automatic, "Yes!". However, the Filipinos are suffering from the same disease or attitude as most people do, and that is the "NIMBY" disease or "NIMBY" attitude. (NIMBY) Not In My Back Yard. So it is OK to dump my garbage and sewer there. Not mine! Someone else will take care of it.

This attitude is killing our rivers. Your great-grandparents, grandparents or parents were once proud to tell the stories of how they enjoyed swimming in the river behind your house or nearby. However, you can't say the same or tell the same stories to your kids or grand kids. Why? Because your generation is killing the river.

Contact:

  • Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje
  • Department of Environment and Natural Resources
  • Visayas Avenue, Diliman, 1100 Quezon City, Philippines
  • +63-2-929-6626
  • osec@denr.gov.ph

We have so much water in the Philippines and yet very little to drink.


Instead of relying too much on Diesel fuel and Coal to generate the majority of Philippine's Electrical energy Supply, we can concentrate more on renewable and sustainable source of energy such as: Hydro Power, Solar Power, and Wind Power. We have too many black outs.

Tourists Attractions of San Pablo City, Philippines

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Festivals, Fiestas and Traditions of San Pablo City, Philippines

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Featured News of The Philippines

  • PSEi rises on Wall Street gains
  • Wednesday, July 23, 2014 6:12 pm
MANILA, Philippines — The local stock index firmed up on Wednesday, tracking an overnight gain on Wall Street following a favorable US inflation report.
The Philippine Stock Exchange index gained 22.98 points or 0.33 percent to close at 6,892.92, in line with the upswing seen in most markets across the region ........................ Full Story»

  • World Bank Group head hails Pinoys’ resiliency to cope with disasters
  • Tuesday, July 22, 2014
MANILA, July 22 -- Filipinos are known to be resilient, possessing the ability to readily bounce back after experiencing disasters.
This was affirmed by World Bank Group (WBG) President Jim Yong Kim during the meeting of various civil society organizations (CSOs), international humanitarian organizations, non-government organizations (NGOs), and local stakeholders held recently in this town ........................ Full Story»

  • Carabao Festival
Date: May 14 - Location: Angono, Rizal
Farmers pay tribute to their patron saints; a procession of carabao carts bearing a myriad local produce is held; prizes are awarded to the strongest and most beautifully decorated carabaos.
Date: May 14 Location: Pulilan, Bulacan
Hundreds of festively adorned carabaos are paraded by their farmer-owners on the street leading to the church; there the carabaos are made to kneel down as a homage to San Isidro de Labrado, the patron saint of farmers.

  • 2,000 jins compete in Smart nat’l meet
  • Wednesday, July 23, 2014 12:00 am
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Taekwondo Association stages its biggest annual event – the SMART National Championships – on July 26-27 at the Ninoy Aquino Stadium.
Around 2,000 athletes, including members of the Philippine team, are expected to see action in the two-day tournament sponsored by SMART Communications Inc., PLDT, Meralco, TV5, Milo, Philippine Sports Commission and MVP Sports Foundations ........................... Full Story»

Your Story about San Pablo City, Philippines

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San Pablo City, Philippines supports Philippine Cycling

Philippine Cycling is about cycling in the Philippnes. Philippine Cycling helps promote bike races, cycling clubs, bicycle tours, and the development of bicycle trails. Activities are coordinated with bike shops and cycling clubs throughout the Philippines to promote the fun of riding bikes. Philippine Cycling will be coordinating events with tour of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Road biking and mountain bikings will be promoted by Philippine Cycling.
Cycling Activity to Participate In
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San Pablo City Photo Gallery

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