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