Alfonso Lista History, Tourist Spots, Festival

Alfonso Lista is a 3rd class municipality in the province of Ifugao, Cordillera Region, Philippines.

Alfonso Lista Municipal Hall
Alfonso Lista Municipal Hall

Profile of Alfonso Lista Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Eastern part of Ifugao (See map below)
Distance from Manila –> 395.4 kilometers north
Distance from Lagawe (Provincial Capital) –> 130 kilometers via Bagabag, Nueva Vizcaya
Neighboring Towns –> Paracelis in Mountain Province (north), San Mateo and Aurora in Isabela (east), Ramon in Isabela (south), Aguinaldo (west)
Area –> 347.46 km2 (134.16 sq mi)
Population –> 32,119 (2015 Census)
Terrain –> rolling hills with mountains and river valleys
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ifugao, Ilocanos, Tagalog, English
Barangays –> 20
Revenue (2016) –> 143,179,042.20
Legislative District –> Lone
Government Officials
Congressman –> Solomon Chungalao
Mayor –> Edralin Alipio
Vice Mayor –> Agapito B. Dominguez Jr.
Alfonso Lista Municipal Councilors (Sangguniang Bayan or SB Members)
Dioney Macadangdang
William Taganas Sr.
Herman Tuguinay
Jaime Dog-E
Rex Aniceto
Noel Prudenciano
Carl Marx Aliguyon
Virginia Dinagtuan

History of Alfonso Lista

The town of Alfonso Lista was created in 1955 out of several barrios of Mayoyao. It was formerly called Potia but it was renamed to honor the legacies of its first mayor.

Economy of Alfonso Lista

Alfonso Lista is primarily an agricultural town where corn is the chief product. Other farmers plant rice, engage in poultry and egg business, or raise hogs and cattle. Some of those who live near the Magat dam own a fish farm where they raise carp fish.

Tourist Spots in Alfonso Lista

Magat Dam
Domingo Integrated Organic Farm / Rancho Domingo
Municipal Forest Library
Wetlands Eco-Tourism Park
BFAR Aqua Park
Yao Jia Xi Dragon Fruit Farm

Festivals in Alfonso Lista

Ammung Ad Alfonso Lista Festival

Map of Alfonso Lista Municipality in Ifugao Province

See also: Profile of Mayor Edralin Alipio, Governor Jerry Dalipog

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