San Isidro is a 2nd class landlocked municipality of Nueva Ecija Province in Central Luzon or Region 3, Philippines.
Profile of San Isidro Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Southwestern part of Nueva Ecija Province in Central Luzon (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Jaen and San Leonardo (north), Gapan (east), San Miguel in Bulacan and Candaba in Pampanga (south), Cabiao (west)
Area –> 56.49 km2 (21.81 sq mi)
Population –> 51,612 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 110,927,337.03
Barangays –> 9
Terrain –> Lowland
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading
Major Products –> Rice, Poultry, Egg, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tagalog, Kapampangan, English
Legislative District –> 4th
Congressman –> Maricel Natividad Nagano
Mayor –> Vina Lopez
Vice Mayor –> Florentino Tinio
History of San Isidro
From 1852 up to 1912, the town of San Isidro was the capital of Nueva Ecija. After the revolutionary capital Malolos, Bulacan was captured by the Americans, General Emilio Aguinaldo declared San Isidro as the capital of the Philippines on March 29, 1899.
The Wright Institute, established in 1903 in San Isidro, was the first high school established outside Manila during the American period.
Economy of San Isidro
San Isidro is an agricultural town where rice and poultry are the major products.
Tourist Spots in San Isidro
Saint Isidore Parish Church
Festivals in San Isidro
Map of San Isidro Municipality in Nueva Ecija