Asingan Tourist Spots, History, Festival

Asingan is a 2nd class inland municipality of Pangasinan Province in the Ilocos Region or Region 1, Philippines.

Asingan Municipal Hall
Asingan Municipal Hall (Photo Credit: asingan.gov.ph)

Profile of Asingan Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Eastern part of Pangasinan Province in northwestern Luzon Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Binalonan and San Manuel (north), Tayug (east), Santa Maria (south), Urdaneta City (west)
Area –> 66.64 km2 (25.73 sq mi)
Population –> 57,355 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 125,436,155.54
Barangays –> 21
Terrain –>
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ilocano, Pangasinense, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 6th
Government Officials
Congressman –> Tyrone Agabas
Mayor –> Carlos Lopez Jr.
Vice Mayor –> Heidee G. Chua

History of Asingan

The town of Asingan was founded in 1782.

Economy of Asingan

Asingan is an agricultural town where rice and corn are the major products.

Tourist Spots in Asingan

Saint Louis Bertrand Parish Church

Festivals in Asingan

Kankanen Festival

Map of Asingan Municipality in Pangasinan

See also: Profile of Mayor Carlos Lopez Jr., Governor Amado Espino III

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