EXISTING LAND USE

The total land area of the Municipality is approximately 4,162.9315 hectares and about 80.52% is classified as agricultural areas which composed the rice-fields of about 2,918.0965 hectares and coconut land of about 1,245.3053 hectares.

The residential areas cover a total of 344.7163 hectares or about 7.33% of the total land area of the municipality.

The wetland areas which are planted with mangroves and nipa is approximately 119.4515 hectares or about 2.54% of the total land area of the town while the beach sand has a total area of 75.7153 hectares or about 1.61%.

Existing Land Use