Pura is a 4th class inland municipality of Tarlac Province in Region 3, Philippines.
Profile of Pura Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northeastern part of Tarlac Province in Central Luzon (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Ramos (north), Guimba in Nueva Ecija Province (east), Victoria (south), (Gerona (west)
Area –> 31.01 km2 (11.97 sq mi)
Population –> 23,712 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 68,874,342.75
Barangays –> 16
Terrain –> Flat
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Sugarcane, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ilocano, Pangasinense, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Congressman –> Carlos Cojuangco
Mayor –> Freddie Domingo
Vice Mayor –> Concepcion A. Zarate
History of Pura
The town of Pura was founded in 1877.
Economy of Pura
Pura is an agricultural town where rice, sugarcane and corn are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Pura
Saint Antoninus Parish Church
Festivals in Pura
Map of Pura Municipality in Tarlac