Burgos (Pangasinan) Tourist Spots, History, Festival

Burgos is a 4th class coastal municipality of Pangasinan Province in Ilocos Region or Region 1, Philippines.

Burgos Municipal Hall
Burgos Municipal Hall (Photo Credit: FB Page of Mhike Solar)

Profile of Burgos Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Western Part of Pangasinan Province in northwestern Luzon (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Agno (north), Mabini (east), Dasol (south)
Area –> 131.32 km2 (50.70 sq mi)
Population –> 21,637 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 75,753,052.75
Barangays –> 14
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
Government Officials
Congressman –> Arnold “Noli” Celeste
Mayor –> Ronald Ngayawan
Vice Mayor –> Alberto Guiang Jr.

History of Burgos

The town of Burgos was created on May 15, 1830. It was originally called San Isidro but it was renamed in 1913 in honor of martyr Father José Apolonio Burgos.

Economy of Burgos

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

Tourist Spots in Burgos

Cabongaoan Beach
Masangret Beach
Saint Isidore The Farmer Parish Church

Festivals in Burgos

Bayog Festival

Map of Burgos Municipality in Pangasinan

See also: Profile of Mayor Ronald Ngayawan, Governor Amado Espino III

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