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Laur Barangays

Laur is a philippine municipality. It is located in the province Nueva Ecija in Region III Central Luzon which is a part of the Luzon group of islands. The municipality Laur is seated about 12 km east-north-east of province capital Palayan City and about 112 km north of Philippine main capital Manila. The geographic coordinates of Laur are 15° 34' 59'' N, 121° 10' 59'' E.

Administratively the Municipality of Laur is subdivided into 17 barangays. 4 compose the center of the city wheras the other 13 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Municipality.

No. Name PSGC-Code Area
in km²
Urbanisation Population
1 Barangay I (Pob.) 034913001 - rural 2,376
2 Barangay II (Pob.) 034913002 - urban 1,514
3 Barangay III (Pob.) 034913003 - urban 1,340
4 Barangay IV (Pob.) 034913004 - rural 2,895
5 Betania 034913005 - rural 461
6 Canantong 034913006 - rural 1,995
9 Nauzon 034913009 - rural 803
11 Pangarulong 034913011 - rural 323
13 Pinagbayanan 034913013 - rural 1,767
16 Sagana 034913016 - rural 2,547
17 San Fernando 034913017 - rural 2,590
18 San Isidro 034913018 - rural 3,136
19 San Josef 034913019 - rural 1,517
20 San Juan 034913020 - urban 1,593
21 San Vicente 034913021 - rural 1,765
22 Siclong 034913022 - urban 2,839
23 San Felipe 034913023 - urban 1,536

According to the 2007 census, Laur has a population of 30,997 residents and is part of the big group of 1073 cities and municipalities in the Philippines which have more than 10.000 residents but did not reach 50.000 population yet. Based on the number of its inhabitants Laur is number 818 of the most populous cities of the Philippines and at 414 in Luzon group of islands and at 26 of the most populous cities of province Nueva Ecija. With an area of 295.88 km² Laur is one of the cities with a smaller urban area. Based on its area area, it ranks only as the 4th of the smallest cities of the province of Nueva Ecija.

According to the Philippine income classification for provinces, cities and municipalities Laur is a 3rd class municipality. The urbanization status of Laur is classified as partly urban.

Among the bigger cities and muni­ci­pa­li­ties in the neigh­bor­hood of Laur there are Rodriguez (Montalban) (Rizal) 92 km south, Cabanatuan City 25 km west-south-west, City Of San Fernando (Pampanga) 81 km south-west, Angeles City (Pampanga) 80 km south-west, City Of San Jose Del Monte (Bulacan) 86 km south, City Of Tarlac (Tarlac) 65 km west, City Of Malolos (Bulacan) 91 km south-south-west, Santa Maria (Bulacan) 88 km south-south-west, Mabalacat (Pampanga) 76 km west-south-west as well as 97 km south-south-west of Laur the municipality City Of Meycauayan (Bulacan).

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