Sofronio Española Tourist Spots, History, Festival, Officials

Sofronio Española is a 2nd class coastal municipality of Palawan Province, MiMaRoPa Region or Region IVB, Philippines.

Sofronio Espanola
Sofronio Espanola Municipal Hall (Photo Credit: Facebook Page)

Profile of Sofronio Española Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Southern part of Palawan Island in western Philippines (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –>
Area –> 473.91 km2 (182.98 sq mi)
Population –> 32,876 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 141,225,694.07
Barangays –> 9
Terrain –> Mountainous
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Fish, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Palawano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 2nd
Government Officials
Congressman –> Cyrille Abueg-Zaldivar
Mayor –> Marsito Acoy
Vice Mayor –> Rona P. Chou

History of Sofronio Española

Named after former Representative Sofronio Española, the town of Sofronio Española was created on June 5, 1995 by virtue of Republic Act No. 7679. Iber Chou became the first municipal mayor.

Economy of Sofronio Española

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

Tourist Spots in Sofronio Española

Festivals in Sofronio Española

Feast of Señor Sto. Niño

Map of Sofronio Española Municipality in Palawan

See also: Profile of Mayor Marsito Acoy, Governor Jose Ch. Alvarez

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