Hamtic is a 3rd class coastal municipality of Antique Province in Western Visayas Region, Philippines.
Profile of Hamtic Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Southwestern part of Panay Island in Western Visayas Region(See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> San Jose and Sibalom (north), San Joaquin in Iloilo (east), Tobias Fornier (south)
Area –> 113.03 km2 (43.64 sq mi)
Population –> 48,592 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 105,445,062.96
Barangays –> 47
Terrain –> Mountainous with coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Fish, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Kinaray-a, Ati, Hiligaynon, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> Lone
Congressman –> Loren Legarda
Mayor –> Julius Pacificador
Vice Mayor –> Julius Ronald L. Pacificador
History of Hamtic
The present town of Hamtic was formally established on January 20, 1954.
Economy of Hamtic
Hamtic is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Hamtic
Santa Monica Parish Church
Festivals in Hamtic
Map of Hamtic Municipality in Antique Province