Pinamalayan is a 1st class coastal municipality of Oriental Mindoro Province in MiMaRoPa Region or Region 4B, Philippines.
Profile of Pinamalayan Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Central part of Oriental Mindoro (see map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Socorro and Pola (north), Gloria (south), Sablayan (west)
Area –> 282.26 km2 (108.98 sq mi)
Population –> 86,172 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 212,124,743.20
Barangays –> 37
Terrain –> Lowland with high mountains and hills
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Fish, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 2nd
Congressman –> Alfonso Umali Jr.
Mayor –> Aristeo Baldos Jr.
Vice Mayor –> Rodolfo M. Magsino
History of Pinamalayan
The town of Pinamalayan traced its roots to the establishment of a permanent settlement in 1890 with Juan Morente, Sr. as gobernadorcillo. In the early part of the American regime, Cornelio Nable was appointed as the first President of a territory that includes the areas now occupied by Gloria, Roxas and Bongabong.
Economy of Pinamalayan
Pinamalayan is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.
The town anticipates its future status as an agro-industrial city.
Tourist Spots in Pinamalayan
Festival in Pinamalayan
Map of Pinamalayan Municipality in Oriental Mindoro