Agno is a 3rd class coastal municipality of Pangasinan Province in Ilocos Region or Region 1, Philippines.
Profile of Agno Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Western Part of Pangasinan Province in northwestern Luzon (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Bani (north), Mabini (east) and Burgos (south)
Area –> 169.75 km2 (65.54 sq mi)
Population –> 28,052 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 90,745,106.82
Barangays –> 17
Terrain –> Hilly with Coastal Plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Fish, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Pangasinense, Ilocano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Congressman –> Arthur Celeste
Mayor –> Gualberto Sison
Vice Mayor –> Jose N. Pajeta Jr.
History of Agno
The town of Agno was created on November 25, 1791. At that time, it was part of Zambales. On November 30, 1903, it became a territory of Pangasinan by virtue of Public Act No. 1004 enacted by the Philippine Commission.
Economy of Agno
Agno is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Agno
Aloleng – Bunga Beach
Saint Catherine of Alexandria Parish Church
Festivals in Agno
Umbrella Rocks Festival
Map of Agno Municipality