Gasan is a 3rd class coastal municipality of Marinduque Province in Region IV-B or MiMaRoPa Region, Philippines.
Profile of Gasan Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Western part of Marinduque (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –>
Area –> 100.88 km2 (38.95 sq mi)
Population –> 34,828 (2015 Census)
Terrain –> Mountainous with narrow coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tagalog, English
Barangays –> 25
Revenue (2016) –> 95,365,916.35
Legislative District –> Lone
Congressman –> Lord Allan Jay Velasco
Mayor –> Victoria Lim
Vice Mayor –> Yudel A. Sosa
History of Gasan
Gasan was founded in 1609.
Economy of Gasan
Gasan is an agricultural town where rice, fish, coconut, corn and root crops are the main products.
Gasan is home to an airport in Barangay Masiga which serves as the gateway to Marinduque Province via air transportation.
Tourist Spots in Gasan
Tres Reyes View Park
Tres Reyes Islands (Three Islands of Gaspar, Melchor, and Baltazar)
Gasan Public Beach
St. Joseph The Worker Parish Church
Festivals in Gasan
Feast of St. Joseph
Map of Gasan Municipality in Marinduque