Masinloc is a 1st class coastal municipality of Zambales Province in Central Luzon Region, Philippines.
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
Go here to see the elected municipal officials of Masinloc.
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
San Andres Apostol Parish Church
Festivals in Masinloc
Map of Masinloc Municipality in Zambales Province