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Asingan, Pangasinan

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Country  Philippines
Barangays  21
ZIP code  2439
Local time  Monday 2:46 AM
Region  Ilocos (Region I)
Time zone  PST (UTC+8)
Area  66.64 km²
Province  Pangasinan
Asingan, Pangasinan
District  6th district of Pangasinan
Weather  24°C, Wind NE at 6 km/h, 83% Humidity

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Asingan (Pangasinan: Baley na Asingan; Ilocano: Ili ti Asingan), is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Pangasinan, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 57,355 people.


Map of Asingan, Pangasinan, Philippines

It is the hometown of President Fidel V. Ramos, the 12th President of the Philippines (1992–1998).


Asingan is politically subdivided into 21 barangays.

Municipal Government

The current municipal mayor of Asingan is Heidee L. Ganigan- Chua and vice mayor Carlos F. Lopez, Jr. There are elected 8 Sangguniang Bayan Members.

Sangguniang Bayan of Asingan (2016–2019)

  • Mayor: Heidee L. Ganigan- Chua
  • Vice Mayor: Carlos F. Lopez, Jr.
  • Municipal Councilors:

  • Hon. Joshua V. Viray
  • Hon. Mel F. Lopez
  • Hon. Marivic S. Robeniol
  • Hon. Dolores A. Tabin
  • Hon. Evangeline P. Dorao
  • Hon. Virgilio I. Amistad
  • Hon. Melchor J. Cardinez, Sr.
  • Hon. Mark E. Abella
  • Hon. Lamberto G. Sison- Liga ng mga Barangay Municipal President
  • Notable Asinganians

  • Narciso Ramos - diplomat and father of President Fidel V. Ramos and Senator Leticia Ramos-Shahani. Former Secretary of Foreign Affairs during Marcos presidency.
  • Retired General Hermogenes Esperon, Jr. - General of the Armed Forces of the Philippines under President Corazon C. Aquino and President Fidel V. Ramos. AFP Chief of Staff (2004–2009). Present Secretary of National Security Council under Duterte administration.
  • Colonel Vicente S. Santos Jr - founding president of Kapatiran ng mga Kawal na Makawikang Pilipino (KAKAMPI) and author of numerous military books and publications.
  • Jhong Hilario- well-known TV personality of ABS-CBN and dancer. Current Councilor of the First District of Makati City (1st District)
  • Liza Soberano- well-known TV personality and teen actress of ABS-CBN.
  • References

    Asingan, Pangasinan Wikipedia

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