Narra is a 1st class coastal municipality of Palawan Province, MiMaRoPa Region or Region IVB, Philippines.
Profile of Narra Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Southern part of Palawan Island in western Philippines (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Aborlan (north), Sofronio Espanola (south), Quezon (west)
Area –> 831.73 km2 (321.13 sq mi)
Population –> 73,212 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 254,372,291.52
Barangays –> 23
Terrain –> Mountainous with broad coastal plain
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Fish, Coconut, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Palawano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 2nd
Congressman –> Cyrille Abueg-Zaldivar
Mayor –> Gerandy Danao
Vice Mayor –> Crispin O. Lumba Jr.
History of Narra
On June 21, 1969, the Municipality of Narra was created by virtue of Republic Act No. 5642 signed by President Ferdinand Marcos.
Economy of Narra
Narra is an agricultural town where fish, rice, coconut, and corn are the major products. Because of the large quantities of rice produced, Narra earned the title “Rice Granary of Palawan”.
Tourist Spots in Narra
Festivals in Narra
Map of Narra Municipality in Palawan