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