Talisay is a 3rd class coastal city of Cebu Province in Central Visayas Region or Region 7, Philippines.
Profile of Talisay City (Geography)
Location –> Central part of Cebu Island (See map below)
Neighboring Town and City –> Cebu City (north and east) and Minglanilla (west)
Area –> 39.87 km2 (15.39 sq mi)
Population –> 227,645 (2015 Census)
No. of Barangays –> 22
Revenue (2016) –> 566,367,767.90
Terrain –> Mountainous with rolling hills and coastal plains
Industries –> Trading, Tourism, Agriculture
Major Products –> Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Congressman –> Eduardo Gullas Sr.
Mayor –> Gerald Anthony Gullas Jr.
Vice Mayor –> Alan G. Bucao
History of Talisay
Talisay was organized as a pueblo in 1849. It was elevated as a city on January 12, 2001 through Republic Act No. 8979.
Economy, Business and Investment in Talisay
Being part of Metropolitan Cebu, Taliay is the home of several subdivisions, malls, and other commercial establishments. Manufactured products include blasting caps, furniture, and food items.
A 25-hectare container port is under construction. When completed, it would put Talisay City in the shipping map.
Tourist Spots in Talisay
Saint Teresa de Avila Church
Festival in Talisay
Map of Talisay City in Cebu Province