Umingan Tourist Spots, History, Festival

Umingan is a 1st class landlocked municipality of Pangasinan Province in Region 1, Philippines.

Umingan Municipal Hall
Umingan Municipal Hall (Credit: youtube video)

Profile of Umingan Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Eastern part of Pangasinan in the northern part of the central plain of Luzon (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> San Quintin (north), Carranglan and Lupao in Nueva Ecija (east), Talugtug (south), Cuyapo in Nueva Ecija and Balungao (west)
Area –> 258.43 km2 (99.78 sq mi)
Population –> 73,252 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 166,828,249.06
Barangays –> 58
Terrain –> Plain with some hills and mountains
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Vegetables, Corn, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ilocano, Tagalog, English, Pangasinense
Legislative District –> 6th
Government Officials
Congressman –> Tyrone Agabas
Mayor –> Michael Cruz
Vice Mayor –> Daneking A. Noble

History of Umingan

Umingan was founded as a municipality on May 5, 1843.

Economy of Umingan

Umingan is an agricultural town where rice, corn and pumpkins are the major products. Because of its sizable population, several large commercial and financial establishments are found in the town center called Poblacion.

Tourist Spots in Umingan

Diket Falls
Mount Amorong
Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Parish

Festivals in Umingan

Kalabasa Festival

Map of Umingan Municipality in Pangasinan

See also: Profile of Mayor Michael Cruz, Governor Amado Espino III

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