Guagua History, Tourist Spots, Festival, Officials

Guagua is a 1st class inland municipality of Pampanga Province in Region 3 or Central Luzon, Philippines.

Guagua Municipal Hall
Guagua Municipal Hall (Credit: Facebook Page)

Profile of Guagua Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Central Part of Pampanga (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Porac, Sta. Rita and Bacolor (north), Minalin (east), Sasmuan and Lubao (west), and Floridablanca (west)
Area –> 48.67 km2 (18.79 sq mi)
Population –> 117,430 (2015 Census)
Terrain –> Lowland
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Kapampangan, Tagalog, English
Barangays –> 31
Revenue (2016) –> 228,146,371.02
Legislative District –> Second
Government Officials
Congressman –> Juan Miguel Arroyo
Mayor –> Dante Torres
Vice Mayor –> Sajid Khan M. Eusoof

History of Guagua

Guagua was founded on May 15, 1590.

Economy of Guagua

Guagua is an agricultural town where rice is the main product.

Tourist Spots in Guagua

St. James the Apostle Parish Church (Betis)
Immaculate Conception Parish Church

Festivals in Guagua

Dukit Festival
Feast of St. James the Apostle

Map of Guagua Municipality in Pampanga

See also: Profile of Mayor Dante Torres, Governor Dennis Pineda

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