Mondragon (Northern Samar) History, Tourist Spots, Festival

Mondragon is a 3rd class coastal municipality of Northern Samar Province in Eastern Visayas Region, Philippines.

Profile of Mondragon Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northern part of Samar Island in Eastern Visayas (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> San Roque and Silvino Lobos (east), Calbayog City (south), Lope de Vega and Catarman (west)
Area –> 288.90 km2 (111.54 sq mi)
Population –> 38,726 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 109,470,272.45
Barangays –> 24
Terrain –> Hilly with coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Fish, Coconut, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Waray, Bicolano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Government Officials
Congressman –> Paul Daza
Mayor –> Mario Madera
Vice Mayor –> Dawn A. Unay

History of Mondragon

In 1903, the town of Mondragon had a population of 2,713 which went up to 9,741. In 2015, it registered 38,726 residents.

Economy of Mondragon

Mondragon is an agricultural town where rice, coconut and fish are the major products.

Tourist Spots in Mondragon

Maloraboc Beach
Makiwalo Beach
Bugko Beach

A Beach in Mondragon
A Beach in Mondragon (Credit: Mondragon Facebook Page)

St. Anthony of Padua Parish Church

Festivals in Mondragon

AbaNiCo Festival

Map of Mondragon Municipality in Northern Samar

See also: Profile of Mayor Mario Madera, Governor Edwin Ongchuan

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