Pila is a fourth class municipality in the province of Laguna, Philippines. According to the latest census, it has a population of 46,534. Pila has a total land area of 31.2 km².
The town of Pila is site for some well-preserved houses dating back to the Spanish period as well as the old Saint Anthony of Padua Parish Church, the first Antonine church in the Philippines.
Don Felizardo Rivera, who donated his lands to the church and municipal government, is the recognized founder of Pila. He is the ancestor of prominent families in Pila surnamed Rivera, Relova, Agra and Álava.
This also served as a location for the reality show, The Amazing Race Asia 2.
Pila is politically subdivided into 17 barangays. In 1957, the sitio of Pinagbayanan was converted into a barrio.
Bulilan Norte (Pob.)
Bulilan Sur (Pob.)
Santa Clara Norte (Pob.)
Santa Clara Sur (Pob.)
Local Government Unit LGU of Pila, Laguna, Philippines
Elected officials of Pila for the term of 2010-2013
- Mayor: Edgardo Arceo Ramos
- Vice-Mayor: Querubin Rivera Relova Jr.
- Queen Marilyd Suerte Alarva
- Zaldy Mendoza Pantua
- Guillermo Rebong Agudo
- Apolo Honrade Del Rio Jr.
- Ronilo Samonteza Barashari
- Ricardo Aquino Batingal
- Honorio Ramos Bambo
- Milagros Roces Carrillo