The Municipality of Sariaya (Filipino: Bayan ng Sariaya) is a first class municipality in the province of Quezon, Philippines. According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 114,568 people in 23,650 households.
According to a well-known legend, Sariaya was named after one of the town's large rivers, Sadyaya. The former governor of Quezon, Robert Racelis, is a native of this town. Another favorite son is Dante Miguel Cadiz, one of Quezon's provincial board members and Joseph Jadway Marasigan, who was recently named Outstanding Young People of the Country (OPYC). Also, current PBA coach Leo Austria traces his roots from this town.
Sariaya has two (2) public high schools, The Lutucan National High School and Canda National High School.
Several alumni of the Meralco Foundation Inc (MFI) in Meralco Center, Pasig City are from this town.
Sariaya is politically subdivided into 43 barangays.
- Sariaya, Quezon, Online @Sariaya.net
- Sariaya Web Portal: find it all here!
- Philippine Standard Geographic Code
|Los ciudades y municipios de Quezon|
|Ciudad:||Lucena | Tayabas|
|Municipio:||Agdangan | Alabat | Atimonan | Buenavista | Burdeos | Calauag | Candelaria | Catanauan | Dolores | General Luna | General Nakar | Guinayangan | Gumaca | Infanta | Jomalig | Lopez | Lucban | Macalelon | Mauban | Mulanay | Padre Burgos | Pagbilao | Panukulan | Patnanungan | Perez | Pitogo | Plaridel | Polillo | Quezon | Real | Sampaloc | San Andres | San Antonio | San Francisco | San Narciso | Sariaya | Tagkawayan | Tayabas | Tiaong | Unisan|