Putatan
Manila South Road at the vicinity of Medical Center Muntinlupa
Manila South Road at the vicinity of Medical Center Muntinlupa
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Coordinates: 14°23′54.12″N 121°2′10.96″E / 14.3983667°N 121.0363778°E / 14.3983667; 121.0363778
CountryPhilippines
RegionNational Capital Region
CityMuntinlupa
District1st Legislative district of Muntinlupa
Government
 • TypeBarangay
 • Barangay CaptainGerardo Teves
 • SK ChairpersonCyrylle Kate Arciaga
Area
 • Total6.746 km2 (2.605 sq mi)
Population
 (2020)[citation needed]
 • Total99,725
 • Density15,000/km2 (38,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
RangeMarikina Valley Fault Ridge

Putatan is a barangay in Muntinlupa, Metro Manila, Philippines. The total land area of the barangay is 6.746 km2. According to the 2020 census, it has a population of 99,725.

Putatan is located at the south of the City of Manila. It is bounded by barangays Alabang and Bayanan on the north, Laguna de Bay on the east, the Muntinlupa Poblacion on the south; and barangay Ayala Alabang on the west.

The barangay is also home to the city hall of Muntinlupa and its several departments.

History

Nakuha ng Putatan ang pangalan nito mula sa isang halaman, ang Putat isang species ng Barringtonia na katutubong sa mangrove habitats sa mga tropikal na baybayin at isla ng Indian Ocean at kanlurang Karagatang Pasipiko mula Zanzibar sa silangan hanggang Taiwan, Pilipinas, Fiji, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands, ang Cook Islands, Wallis at Futuna at French Polynesia.

Subdivisions

While barangays are the administrative divisions of the city, and are legally part of the addresses of establishments and homes, residents also include their subdivision. Listed below are subdivisions in this barangay.[1]


References

  1. ^ "List of Subdivisions in the City of Muntinlupa". Archived from the original on 2016-01-14.