Mansalay Tourist Spots, History, Festival

Mansalay is a 2nd class coastal municipality of Oriental Mindoro Province in MiMaRoPa Region or Region 4B, Philippines.

Mansalay Municipal Hall
Mansalay Municipal Hall (Credit: Mansalay PIO)

Profile of Mansalay Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Southeastern part of Mindoro Island off the coast of Luzon (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Bongabong and Roxas (north), Bulalacao (south), San Jose, Calintaan and Sablayan in Occidental Mindoro (west)
Area –> 446.62 km2 (172.44 sq mi)
Population –> 54,533 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 154,936,645.66
Barangays –> 17
Terrain –> Mountainous with coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Fish, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 2nd
Government Officials
Congressman –> Alfonso Umali
Mayor –> Ferdinand Maliwanag
Vice Mayor –> Lynette G. Postma

History of Mansalay

The town of Mansalay had a population of 7,003 in 1939.

Economy of Mansalay

Mansalay is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.

Tourist Spots in Mansalay

Buktot Beach
Sta. Catalina Parish

Festivals in Mansalay

Pamugu-an Festival

Map of Mansalay Municipality in Oriental Mindoro

See also: Profile of Mayor Ferdinand Maliwanag, Governor Humerlito “Bonz” Dolor

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