Old Panamao is a 4th class coastal municipality of Sulu Province in Bangsamoro Autonomous Region, Philippines.
Profile of Old Panamao Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Eastern part of Jolo Island, West of Mindanao Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Patikul (north), Luuk (east), Kalingalan Caliuang (south) and Panglima Estino (west)
Area –> 107.57 km2 (41.53 sq mi)
Population –> 40,998 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 80,296,074.35
Barangays –> 31
Terrain –> Coastal plain with hills and mountains
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Fish, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tausug, Sama, Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 2nd
Congressman –> Abdu Munir Arbison
Mayor –> Al-Frazier S. Abdurajak
Vice Mayor –> Renden H. Abdurajak
History of Old Panamao
In the census of 1918, the town of Old Panamao had 6,808 residents.
Economy of Old Panamao
Old Panamao is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Old Panamao
Festivals in Old Panamao
Map of Old Panamao Municipality in Sulu Province