Santa Fe is a 3rd class landlocked municipality of Nueva Vizcaya, Cagayan Valley Region, Philippines.
Profile of Santa Fe Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Western side of Nueva Vizcaya in Region 2 (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Kayapa (north), Aritao (east), Caranglan in Nueva Ecija (south), San Nicolas in Pangasinan and Itogon in Benguet (west)
Area –> 399.81 km2 (154.37 sq mi)
Population –> 16,180 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 96,284,067.56
Barangays –> 16
Terrain –> Mountainous
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ilocano, Gaddang, Kalanguya, Ifugao, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> Lone
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History of Santa Fe
In 1917, the municipal district of Imugan was created by American Governor General Francis Burton Harrison of the Philippines. On November 9, 1950, then President Elpidio Quirino signed Executive Order No. 368 attaching Imugan to Aritao. On July 1, 1964, President Ferdinand Marcos reverted Imugan into a regular municipality and changing its name to Santa Fe by virtue of Executive Order No. 77.
Economy of Santa Fe
Santa Fe is an agricultural town where rice, corn and vegetables are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Santa Fe
Malico View Point
Our Mother of Perpetual Help Parish Church Church
Festival in Santa Fe
Map of Santa Fe Municipality in Nueva Viscaya