Pampanga

province of the Philippines

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

Pampanga
Province of Pampanga
Pampanga Provincial Capitol
Pampanga Provincial Capitol
Flag of Pampanga
Official seal of Pampanga
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
 (2020 census)
 • Total2,437,709
 • Rank9th out of 81
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,200/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-PAM
Websitewww.pampanga.gov.ph

ReferencesEdit

  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.