Abucay Bataan History, Tourist Spots, Festivals, Officials

Abucay is a 3rd class coastal municipality of Bataan Province in Region III or Central Luzon, Philippines.

Abucay Municipal Hall
Abucay Municipal Hall (Credit: wiki commons)

Profile of Abucay Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northern Part of Bataan (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Samal (north), Balanga City (south), Morong (west)
Area –> 79.72 km2 (30.78 sq mi)
Population –> 39,880 (2015 Census)
Terrain –> Coastal plain with hills and mountains in the west
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tagalog, Kapampangan, Ilocano, English
Barangays –> 9
Revenue (2016) –> 110,756,826.41
Legislative District –> 1st
Government Officials
Congressman –> Geraldine Roman
Mayor –> Liberato Santiago Jr.
Vice Mayor –> Ruben C. Tagle

History of Abucay

Abucay was founded in 1587.

Economy of Abucay

Abucay is an agricultural town where rice and fish are the main product. Soft brooms, locally called “Walis Tambo”, is produced in large quantities.

Tourist Spots in Abucay

Saint Dominic de Guzman Parish Church
Tomas Pinpin Monument
Pasukulan Falls
Sibul Springs

Festivals in Abucay

Palis-Lasa Festival

Map of Abucay Municipality in Bataan

See also: Profile of Mayor Liberato Santiago Jr., Governor Albert Garcia

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