City of the Manlambus Festival
Home The Cities eTrade eTourism Archive About Us Contact Us
No Ads
Country Philippines
Official Website
Island Grouping Visayas
Region Region VI
General Information

Escalante City is a 5th class city in the province of Negros Occidental, Philippines. According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 79,098 people in 16,160 households.


The city of Escalante is located in the northern part of the Province of Negros Occidental. This province is strategically located as part of the Western Visayas Region, the province of Occidental Negros occupies the western portion of Negros Island. It is bounded to the north by the Visayan Sea; to the east by the province of Oriental Negros and partly by Tanon Strait; to the west by the Strait of Guimaras; and to the south by Sulu Sea.


19,276 hectares


The entire province of Negros Occidental has two pronounced seasons: wet (June to November) and dry (December to May.


The city has a population of 80,500 as of census 2002 with 16,500 households.


Hiligaynon 78.81 % as of 1995. Cebuano,Tagalog, and English are spoken & understood.


Philippine Peso (Php) in denominations of 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 1 in pesos and. 25, 10, 5 and 1 in centavos.


The major sources of income are farming, fishing, and retail merchandising.The city has four domestic seaports. The major telecommunications in the city are PLDT, Globe Telecoms, Smart and PT&T.

Source of data:


All text and map are available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., a US-registered 501(c)(3) tax-deductible nonprofit charity.

eTrade Contacts
Major ProductsLocation Of SuppliersExport Markets
Trade FairsForeign Buyers GuideEmbassies
Trade Related Government Regulations & PoliciesCalendar Of EventsGovernment Offices Directory
General Info

eTourism Contacts
HospitalsCity FestivalsEmergency Numbers
Tourist OperatorsTourist AttractionsSpecial Areas Of Interest
Accredited Travel AgenciesTourism Related Government Regulations & PoliciesUniversities
TransportationGovernment Tourism OfficesGeneral Info

Calendar of Events Contacts
Cultural Calendar

Cultural Calendar Contacts

eTrade Contacts

Date  Title  Action
13 Nov 2007  Commodity Profile of Region VI  View
13 Nov 2007  Accredited Travel Agencies for Region VI  View
21 Oct 2007  Education in Escalante City  View
21 Oct 2007  HOtels and Other Accommodations in Escalante  View
21 Oct 2007  Escalante's Tourists Spots  View
21 Oct 2007  Escalante's Areas of Special Interest  View
21 Oct 2007  Major Products of Escalante  View
06 Oct 2007  One Stop export Documentation Centers  View
21 Oct 2007  Festivals of Escalante  View
No Ads
Logos and trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
Philippine Cities Trade & Tourism Information Service (c) Copyright 2007, all rights reserved.