Sapang Dalaga History, Tourist Spots, Festival

Sapang Dalaga is a 5th class coastal municipality of Misamis Occidental Province in Northern Mindanao Region or Region 10, Philippines.

Sapang Dalaga Municipal Hall
Sapang Dalaga Municipal Hall (Credit: Facebook Page)

Profile of Sapang Dalaga Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northern part of Misamis Occidental in Western Mindanao Island, Philippines (See map below)
Neighboring Towns and City –> Baliangao and Calamba (east), Oroquieta City (south) Rizal in Zamboanga del Norte (west)
Area –> 93.93 km2 (36.27 sq mi)
Population –> 19,983 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 65,438,766.85
Barangays –> 28
Terrain –> Mountainous with coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Coconut, Fish, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> First
Government Officials
Congressman –> Diego Ty
Mayor –> Donjie Animas
Vice Mayor –> Emilou M. Animas

History of Sapang Dalaga

Sapang Dalaga was created as a municipality on August 12, 1957.

Economy of Sapang Dalaga

Sapang Dalaga is an agricultural town where rice, coconut and fish are the chief products. It is an emerging tourist destination in the western Mindanao area.

Tourist Spots in Sapang Dalaga

Naburos Island
Naputhao Island
Mangla Island
Sapang Dalaga Falls
Dioyo River

Murciellagos Bay
Caluya Shrine (Christ the Redeemer)

Festival in Sapang Dalaga

Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
Map of Sapang Dalaga Municipality in Misamis Occidental

See also: Profile of Mayor Donjie Animas, Governor Philip Tan

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