Lubang Mindoro History, Tourist Spots, Festival

Lubang is a 4th class coastal municipality of Occidental Mindoro Province in MiMaRopa Region or Region 4-B, Philippines.

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

Profile of Lubang Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Western half of Lubang Island off the coast of northwestern Mindoro Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Looc in the east
Area –> 113.10 km2 (43.67 sq mi)
Population –> 18,803 (2015 Census)
Terrain –> Coastal Plain with hills and mountains in the east
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Fish, Rice, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft
People/Language –> Tagalog, English
Barangays –> 16
Revenue (2016) –> 75,420,479.88
Legislative District –> Lone
Government Officials
Congressman –> Josephine “Nene” Ramirez-Sato
Mayor –> Michael Orayani
Vice Mayor –> Charles Z. Villas

History of Lubang

In 1903, Lubang had a population of 4,740 which increased to 10,282 in 1948.

Economy of Lubang

Lubang is primarily an agricultural town. Rice and fish are the main products.

Tourist Spots in Lubang

Cabra Island with its famous Lighthouse
Onoda Trail and Cave
Hulagaan Falls
Kibrada Beach

Tilik Community Plaza
San Nicolas Tolentino Parish Church
Immaculate Mary Parish Church

Festivals in Lubang

Santacruzan Festival
Feast of Immaculate Conception

Map of Lubang Municipality in Occidental Mindoro

See also: Profile of Mayor Michael Orayani , Governor Eduardo Gadiano

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