Masinloc Tourist Spots, History, Festival

Masinloc is a 1st class coastal municipality of Zambales Province in Central Luzon Region, Philippines.

Municipal Hall of Masinloc in Zambales
Municipal Hall of Masinloc in Zambales (Credit: Facebook Page

Profile of Masinloc Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northern part of Zambales Province in the western portion of Central Luzon (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Candelaria (north), Mayantoc in Tarlac (east), and Palauig (south)
Area –> 331.50 km2 (127.99 sq mi)
Population –> 47,719 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 331,103,923.68
Barangays –> 13
Terrain –> Mountainous with coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Mango, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ilocano, Pangasinense, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 2nd
Government Officials
Congressman –> Cheryl D. Montalla
Mayor –> Arsenia Lim
Vice Mayor –> Pedro O. Enciso

History of Masinloc

Established on March 16, 1572, Masinloc is one of the oldest towns in the Philippines.

Economy of Masinloc

Masinloc is an agricultural town where rice, mango and fish are the major products. It is home to a 600-megawatt electric generating company.

Tourist Spots in Masinloc

San Salvador Island
Aroma Beach
San Andres Apostol Parish Church

Festivals in Masinloc

Binabayani Festival

Map of Masinloc Municipality in Zambales Province

See also: Profile of Mayor Arsenia Lim, Governor Hermogenes Ebdane

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