Anda is a 3rd class island municipality of Pangasinan Province in Ilocos Region or Region 1, Philippines.
Profile of Anda Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Western part of Pangasinan Province in northeastern Luzon Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Alaminos City (south) Bani and Bolinao (west) across the Catubig Channel
* The island of Anda is the biggest among the “Hundred Islands” on the Gulf of Lingayen.
Area –> 74.55 km2 (28.78 sq mi)
Population –> 39,504 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 95,115,248.81
Barangays –> 18
Terrain –> Hilly with coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Fish, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Congressman –> Arnold “Noli” Celeste
Mayor –> Joganie Rarang
Vice Mayor –> Artemio B. Carolino Jr.
History of Anda
The island of Anda used to be a territory of Bolinao until 1852 when it became an independent pueblo.
Economy of Anda
Anda is an agricultural town where fish is the chief product. It is home to Tori-Tori fish port.
Tourist Spots in Anda
Tondol White Sand Beach
Saint Nicolas de Tolentino Parish Church
Festivals in Anda
Map of Anda Municipality in Pangasinan