Rizal is a 3rd class coastal municipality of Occidental Mindoro Province in MiMaRopa Region or Region 4-B, Philippines.
Profile of Rizal Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Southeastern part of Mindoro Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Calintaan (north) and San Jose (southeast)
Area –> 242.50 km2 (93.63 sq mi)
Population –> 38,263
Revenue (2016) –> 103,667,212.03
Barangays –> 11
Terrain –> Coastal plain with hills and mountains
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 –> Ernesto pablo Jr.
Vice Mayor –> Jesus A. Valdez Sr.
History of Rizal
On April 3, 1969, the municipality of Rizal was created by virtue of Republic Act No. 5460 through the efforts of Congressman Pedro Medalla Sr.
Economy of Rizal
Rizal is primarily an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the primary products.
Tourist Spots in Rizal
Lumintao Aplaya Beach in Barangay Malawaan
Festivals in Rizal
Map of Rizal Municipality in Occidental Mindoro