Bansud Tourist Spots, History, Festival

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

Bansud Municipal Hall
Bansud Municipal Hall (Photo Credit: Bansud LGU)

Profile of Bansud Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Central part of Oriental Mindoro (see map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Gloria (north), Bongabong (south), Sablayan in Occidental Mindoro (west)
Area –> –> 343.47 km2 (132.61 sq mi)
Population –> 40,992 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 123,346,761.65
Barangays –> 13
Terrain –> Mountainous with lowland
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 Jr.
Mayor –> Ronaldo Morada
Vice Mayor –> Rico B. Tolentino

History of Bansud

The town of Bansud was created July 4, 1959 by virtue of Republic Act No. 2514. It was previously a territory of Bongabong. Its name was derived from the Mangyan word “basud” meaning delta.

Economy of Bansud

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

Tourist Spots in Bansud

Bansud Municipal Park
Tiguisan Beach
Divine Saviour Parish Church

Festivals in Bansud

Basudani Festival

Map of Bansud Municipality in Oriental Mindoro

See also: Profile of Mayor Ronaldo Morada, Governor Humerlito “Bonz” Dolor

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