Panglima Estino is a 5th class coastal municipality of Sulu Province in Bangsamoro Autonomous Region, Philippines.
Profile of Panglima Estino Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Eastern part of Jolo Island, West of Mindanao Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Old Panamao (northeast) and Talipao (west)
Area –> 125.10 km2 (48.30 sq mi)
Population –> 28,817 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 66,305,137.00
Barangays –> 12
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 –> Abdulmunir Arbison
Mayor –> Munib S. Estino
Vice Mayor –> Sherhan E. Najar
History of Panglima Estino
The town of Panglima Estino was formerly known as New Panamao.
Economy of Panglima Estino
Panglima Estino is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Panglima Estino
Festivals in Panglima Estino
Map of Panglima Estino Municipality in Sulu Province