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Municipalities of the Philippines

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List of the 17 Regions in the Philippines
National - Capital Region I - Ilocos II - Cagayan III - C. Luzon IV-A - Calabarzon IV-B - Mimaropa V - Bicol VI - W. Visayas VII - C. Visayas VIII - E. Visayas IX - Zamboanga X - N. Mindanao XI - Davao XII - Soccsksargen XIII - Caraga XIV - CAR XV - ARMM

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  • Featured Municipality
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Municipality Building of Talavera
  • Talavera, Nueva Ecija
  • Telephone Numbers: +63 44 411 1977
  • The town of Talavera was formerly a barrio of Cabanatuan City. It was called “Katugian” which means a place abounding in “Tugue” an edible root crop. The distance between Cabanatuan City and Katugian was critical during the early phase of its development although it was only 15 km. The cura párroco at that time recommended to the Spanish administrators a separate and independent administration of Katugian. By a royal decree issued on November 12, 1852, the plan making Katugian a town was approved. There was no formal inauguration of the new town in accordance with the royal decree. However, the Augustian cura párroco of Cabanatuan, Fr. Gregorio Crisostomo, appointed the first officials of the town by sending his co-adjudor, a certain Pedro Estanislao Pascual, to handle the religious phase of the administration of the new town during Sundays and Holidays only.

Municipalities in the provinces of the Philippines
The philippines is divided into Provinces, Cities, Municipalities, and Barangays. Below is a list of municipalities within each province.

The Philippine Government defines a municipality as "a political corporate body which is endowed with the facilities of a municipal corporation, exercised by and through the municipal government in conformity with law. It is a subsidiary of the province which consists of a number of barangays within its territorial boundaries, one of which is the seat of government found at the town proper (poblacion)".

  • Municipalities of the Abra Province, Philippines
    • Abra is located in the NorthWestern part of the island of Luzon. It is a landlocked province and is part of the Cordillara Administrative Region of Luzon. The capital city of Abra is Bangued. The province of Abra is bordered by:
      • Apayao to the North/East
      • Ilocos Sur to the South/West
      • Mountain Province to the South/East
      • Ilocos Norte to the North/West
      • Kalinga to the East.