Mogpog History, Tourist Spots, Festivals, Officials

Mogpog is a 3rd class coastal municipality of Marinduque Province in Region IV-B or MiMaRoPa Region, Philippines.

Mogpog Municipal Hall
Mogpog Municipal Hall (Photo Credit: Facebook Page)

Profile of Mogpog Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northwestern part of marinduque (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Santa Cruz (east), Boac (south)
Area –> 108.06 km2 (41.72 sq mi)
Population –> 34,043 (2015 Census)
Terrain –> Mountainous with narrow coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, fish, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tagalog, English
Barangays –> 37
Revenue (2016) –> 94,872,405.57
Legislative District –> Lone
Government Officials
Congressman –> Lord Allan Jay Velasco
Mayor –> Augusto Leo Livelo
Vice Mayor –> Jonathan Felipe M. Garcia

History of Mogpog

Mogpog was founded in 1807.

Economy of Mogpog

Mogpog is an agricultural town where rice, fish, coconut, corn and root crops are the main products.

Tourist Spots in Mogpog

Tarug Cave
Paadjao Falls
Silangan Beach
Nangka Beach

Our Lady of Biglang Awa Statue

Town Plaza
Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage Parish Church
St. Isidore Parish Church
Ala-ala Park

Festivals of Mogpog

Moriones Festival – originated in Mogpog
Feast of Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage

Map of Mogpog Municipality

See also: Profile of Mayor Augusto Leo Livelo , Governor Presbitero Velasco Jr.

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