Quezon

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Quezon

Tayabas
Quezon Provincial Capitol Building
Quezon Provincial Capitol Building
Banner o Quezon
Banner
Official seal of Quezon
Seal
Eik-name(s): 
The Palm State
Map o the Philippines wi Quezon heichlichtit
Map o the Philippines wi Quezon heichlichtit
Coordinates: 14°10′N 121°50′E / 14.167°N 121.833°E / 14.167; 121.833Coordinates: 14°10′N 121°50′E / 14.167°N 121.833°E / 14.167; 121.833
KintraPhilippines
RegionCalabarzon (Region IV-A)
Foondit1591 (as Kalilayan)
CaipitalLucena
Govrenment
 • TeepProvince o the Philippines
 • GovrenorDavid C.Suarez (NUP)
 • Vice GovrenorSamuel B. Nantes (LP)
Area
 • Total9,069.60 km2 (3,501.79 sq mi)
Area rank6th out of 80
Population
 (2010)[2]
 • Total1,740,638
 • Rank13t oot o 80
 • Density190/km2 (500/sq mi)
 • Density rank44t oot o 80
 Excludes Lucena City
Divisions
 • Independent ceeties1
 • Component ceeties1
 • Municipalities39
 • Barangays1,209
includin independent ceeties: 1,242
 • Destricts1st tae 4t destricts o Quezon (shared wi Lucena)
Demographics
 • Ethnic groupsTagalog (93%), Bisaya (3%), Bicolano (3%), Ithers (1%)
 • LeidsTagalog (Tayabas dialect), Inglis
Time zoneUTC+8 (PHT)
ZIP code
4300 tae 4342
Dialin code42
ISO 3166 codePH-QUE
Websitewww.quezon.gov.ph

Quezon (Tagalog pronunciation: [keˈzon]) is a province o the Philippines in the CALABARZON region o Luzon island. The province wis namit efter Manuel L. Quezon, the seicont Preses o the Philippines, an its caipital is Lucena.


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  1. "List of Provinces". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 22 November 2013.
  2. "Population and Annual Growth Rates for The Philippines and Its Regions, Provinces, and Highly Urbanized Cities" (PDF). 2010 Census and Housing Population. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 26 August 2013.

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