Santo Tomas is a 4th class landlocked municipality of Isabela Province in Cagayan Valley Region, Philippines.
Profile of Santo Tomas Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northern part of Isabela Province (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Cabagan (north and east), Delfin Albano (south), Quezon (west)
Area –> 60.70 km2 (23.44 sq mi)
Population –> 23,005 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 73,487,133.85
Barangays –> 27
Terrain –> Lowland with some hills in the west
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ilocano, Ibanag, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Congressman –> Antonio T. Albano
Mayor –> Antonio Talaue Sr.
Vice Mayor –> Leandro Antonio P. Talaue
History of Santo Tomas
The town of Sano Tomas was named after the pioneers Don Tomas Gatan and Don Tomas Bautista. Previously a part of Cabagan, it was created on January 5, 1949 by virtue of Executive Order No. 199 issued by President Elpidio Quirino.
Economy of Santo Tomas
Santo Tomas is an agricultural town where rice and corn are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Santo Tomas
Saint Clare of Assisi Parish Church
Festivals in Santo Tomas
Map of Santo Tomas Municipality