Taytay is a 1st class coastal municipality of Palawan Province in Region IVB or Mimaropa, Philippines.
Profile of Taytay Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northern part of Palawan Island in Western Philippines (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> El Nido (north), Dumaran and Roxas (south), San Vicente (Southwest)
Area –> 1,257.68 km2 (485.59 sq mi)
Population –> 75,165 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 290,366,640.62
Barangays –> 31
Terrain –> Mountainous with hills and narrow coastal plains
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Fish, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tagalog, English, Ilonggo,
Legislative District –> 1st
Congressman –> Franz Alvarez
Mayor –> Romy Salvame
Vice Mayor –> Christian V. Rodriguez
History of Taytay
The town of Taytay in Palawan was founded in 1623.
On August 19, 2021, Bishop Broderick Pabillo was installed as the new bishop of the vicariate of Taytay.
Economy of Taytay
Taytay is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Taytay
Fort Santa Isabel
Festivals in Taytay
Map of Taytay Municipality in Palawan