San Marcelino (Zambales) Tourist Spots, History, Festival

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

San Marcelino Municipal Hall
San Marcelino Municipal Hall (Photo Credit: LGU Facebook Page)

Profile of San Marcelino Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Southern part of Zambales province in western Central Luzon(See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Botolan (north), Porac and Floridablanca in Pampanga (east), Castillejos and Subic (south), San Felipe and San Narciso (west)
Area –> 416.86 km2 (160.95 sq mi)
Population –> 33,665 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 160,242,653.42
Barangays –> 18
Terrain –> Mountainous with hills and coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Fruits, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ilocano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Government Officials
Congressman –> Jeffrey Khonghun
Mayor –> Elvis Soria
Vice Mayor –> Apolinario Abelon

History of San Marcelino

The town of San Marcelino was founded in 1843.

Economy of San Marcelino

San Marcelino is an agricultural town where rice, corn and mango are the major products.

Tourist Spots in San Marcelino

Mount Bagang
Mount Pinmayong
San Marcelino Public Park
Saint William’s Catholic Church

Festivals in San Marcelino

Singkamas Festival

Map of San Marcelino Municipality in Zambales

See also: Profile of Mayor Elvis Soria, Governor Hermogenes Ebdane Jr.

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