Esperanza is a 1st class landlocked municipality of Sultan Kudarat Province in Region 12, Philippines.
Profile of Esperanza Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northern part of Sultan Kudarat (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Ampatuan in Maguindanao (north), Lambayong (east), Isulan (south), Lebak (west)
Area –> 324.29 km2 (125.21 sq mi)
Population –> 66,095 (2015 Census)
Terrain –> Mountainous with coastal plain and river valleys
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Coconut, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Cebuano, Maguindanao, Tagalog, Hiligaynon, Ilocano, English
Barangays –> 19
Revenue (2016) –> 163,835,400.18
Legislative District –> 2nd
Congressman –> Horacio Suansing Jr.
Mayor –> Charles Federic Ploteña
Vice Mayor –> Basilio D. San Miguel Jr.
History of Esperanza
The municipality of Esperanza was created on June 21, 1959 by virtue of Republic Act No. 2509.
Economy of Esperanza
The municipality of Esperanza is a producer of rice, corn, and coffee.
Tourist Spots in Esperanza
Panigan Underground River and Waterfalls
Marguez Hot and Cold Spring
Festivals in Esperanza
Map of Esperanza Municipality in Sultan Kudarat