Basic Profile
GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION
Map Boundary
  • Mid-Eastern Coast of Aurora Province along Coastline of Pacific ocean

  • Centrally positioned geographically at 15°47’36” to 16°09’05” North latitude and 121°47’19” to 121°47’32” East Longitude


Boundaries:
– North – Municipality of Dinalungan
– Northwest – Quirino Province
– West – Nueva Vizcaya Province
– Southwest – Municipality of Maria Aurora
– South – Municipality of Baler
– East – Pacific Ocean (Baler Bay)
SEAL SYMBOLISM
Seal
Legal basis of Creation Executive Order No. 375, November 27, 1950
Classification Third Class
Number of Barangays 25
Dominant Population Ilocano
Population Growth Rate 1.01
Population 34,525
Total Number of Households 8,069
Population Density 62
Average Household Size 4.9
Topography Hilly and mountainous terrain with 28% coastal flat
Climate Type IV of Corona’s Classification
Total Land Area 40,496.94 hectares
Average Rainfall 310.40 mm. monthly
Road Network:
– Earth Fill
– Gravel
– Concrete

Total Municipal and Barangay Road Network

8.500 kms.
43.8657 kms.
20.0655 kms.

72.4312 kms.
Literacy Rate 85%
School:
– Kindergarten
– Elementary
– High School

4 (Private)
24 (23 Public & 1Private)
7 (6 Public & 1 Private)
Labor Force:
– Male Economically Active
– Female Economically Active

27.26%
25.67%
Communication:
– Telephone Company
– Local Communication Network

Smart, Sun,Globe
Radio Communication System
Potential Resources Bangus Fry, Forest Products
Tourist Spots Lusso Falls, Mano Falls, Amper Beach, Borlongan Beach, Dinadiawan Beach, Ipil-Mijares Beach, Dibutunan Marine Sanctuary