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GENERAL INFORMATION

Land Area and Political Subdivision

Pampanga is located in the central part of Region III. It is bounded on the north of Tarlac and Nueva Ecija, on the east by Bulacan, southwest by Bataan and west by Zambales. It's terrain is relatively flat with only one distinct mountain, Mount Arayat.
Its land area is 2,180.68 sq. kms. Its terrain is relatively flat with only one distinct mountain, the Mt. Arayat. Among its municipalities, Porac has the largest land area with 343 sq. km.; Can­ daba comes next with 208.7 sq. km.; Lubao is the third largest with 155.77 sq. km.
The province is divided into 4 congressional districts. It is composed of 19 municipalities, 3 cities and 538 barangays. The City of San Fernando is the capital of the province and serves as the government seat of Central Luzon.

First District

1. Angeles City (First Class)
2. Mabalacat City (First Class)
3. Magalang ( First Class)

Second District

1. Floriblanca (First Class)
2. Guagua (First Class)
3. Lubao (First Class)
4. Porac (First Class)
5. Sasmuan (Fourth Class)
6. Sta. Rita (Fourth Class)

Third District

1. Arayat (First Class)
2. Bacolor (Third Class)
3. Mexico ( First Class)
4. City of San Fernando (First Class City)
5. Sta. Ana (Third Class)

Fourth District

1. Apalit (First Class)
2. Candaba (First Class)
3. Macabebe (First Class)
4. Masantol (Second Class)
5. Minalin (Fourth Class)
6. San Simon (Third Class)
7. Sto. Tomas (Fourth Class)
8. San Luis (Third Class)

                

News

Capitol to construct P20-M building for PSAU

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – Governor Lilia G. Pineda announced that the provincial government is set to construct two-storey building worth...

Guv eyes bigger jails in Pampanga

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – With the problem of jail congestion arising, Governor Lilia “Nanay” Pineda stressed that the province needs bigger jails...

PNP prepares for ASEAN Summit in November

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – The Pampanga Police Provincial Office (PPO) and the Provincial Government of Pampanga are already preparing for the...

1,900 college students hired for SPES

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO- More than 1,900 undergraduates joined yesterday the orientation for the first batch of this year’s Special Program for...

DepEd’s “Brigada Eskwela” kicks-off in Pampanga

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO- The Department of Education (DepEd) School Division of Pampanga kicked – off on Monday the weeklong “Brigada Eskwela@ to...

Scavengers, vendors get nego-karts, pushcarts worth P900K

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – At least 50 scavengers and 10 ambulant vendors received pushcarts and nego-karts worth P900,000 from the Pampanga...

BFAR opens monitoring station in Lubao

LUBAO - The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources-3 (BFAR-3) inaugurated yesterday the new Monitoring Central Station (MCS) in Barangay Sta....

BFAR awards P3M to Lubao for fish center construction

LUBAO – The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources-3 (BFAR-3) awarded P3-million to Municipality of Lubao for the construction of a...

Fisherfolk gets P7.8-M worth of motor boats from BFAR

LUBAO – The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources-3 (BFAR-3) in coordination with the Provincial Government of Pampanga distributed 135...

1, 314 drug reformists graduated in Pampanga

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO --- At least 1, 314 drug surrenderers have graduated recently under the “Dalan Ning Pamagbayu” (Road to Change) program of...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Hotlines

Office of the Governor - 435-2577

Office of the V.G. - 435-3966

PDRRMO - 455-0278 / 435-3211

PHO - 963-1725

PACOC - 435-4511

  • Philippine International Balloon Festival
    March 26-29 - Philippine International Balloon Festival, Lubao Philippine International Balloon Festival
  • Philippine International Hot-Air Balloon Fiesta
    February — Philippine International Hot-Air Balloon Fiesta, Clark Field Philippine International Hot-Air Balloon Fiesta
  • San Pedro Cutud Lenten Rites
    March/April (Good Friday) — San Pedro Cutud Lenten Rites (Mal a Aldo), City of San Fernando San Pedro Cutud Lenten Rites
  • San Guillermo Parish Church
    San Guillermo Parish Church, Bacolor San Guillermo Parish Church
  • Ligligan Parul
    December - Saturday before Christmas Eve — Ligligan Parul (Giant Lantern Festival), City of San Fernando Ligligan Parul
  • Mt. Arayat National Park
    Mt. Arayat National Park (Arayat) Mt. Arayat National Park
  • Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake
    Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake (Pampanga/Tarlac/Zambales) Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake
  • Mount Arayat
    Mount Arayat Mount Arayat
  • Philippine International Balloon Festival
  • Philippine International Hot-Air Balloon Fiesta
  • San Pedro Cutud Lenten Rites
  • San Guillermo Parish Church
  • Ligligan Parul
  • Mt. Arayat National Park
  • Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake
  • Mount Arayat