Paluan History, Tourist Spots, Festival

Paluan is a 3rd class coastal municipality of Occidental Mindoro Province in MiMaRopa Region or Region 4-B, Philippines.

Paluan Landmark
Paluan Landmark (Credit: Facebook Page)

Profile of Paluan Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northwestern part of Mindoro Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Abra de Ilog (east) and Mamburao (southeast)
Area –> 564.50 km2 (217.95 sq mi)
Population –> 16,025 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 129,876,580.30
Barangays –> 12
Terrain –> Mountainous with narrow coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Fish, Rice, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft
People/Language –> Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> Lone
Government Officials
Congressman –> Josephine “Nene” Ramirez-Sato
Mayor –> Carl Michael Pangilinan
Vice Mayor –> Michael D. Diaz

History of Paluan

The town was created January 5, 1901.

Economy of Paluan

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

Tourist Spots in Paluan

Mount Calavite Wildlife Sanctuary

Festivals in Paluan

Pahago Festival

Map of Paluan Municipality in Occidental Mindoro

See also: Profile of Mayor Carl Michael Pangilinan , Governor Eduardo Gadiano

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