Map of Misamis Occidental showing the location of Tangub
|Region||Northern Mindanao (Region X)|
|Chartered||June 17, 1967|
|• Mayor||Philip T. Tan (NUP)|
|• Vice Mayor||Edemar S. Alota (NUP)|
|• Total||162.78 km2 (62.85 sq mi)|
|• Density||190/km2 (500/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
The city was formerly called Regidor until 1930 when it was given its current name.
Tangub is politically subdivided into 55 barangays.
- Santa Maria (Baga)
- Barangay I - City Hall (Pob.)
- Barangay II - Marilou Annex (Pob.)
- Barangay IV - St. Michael (Pob.)
- Isidro D. Tan (Dimalooc)
- Lorenzo Tan
- Barangay VI - Lower Polao (Pob.)
- Barangay V - Malubog (Pob.)
- Barangay III- Market Kalubian (Pob.
- San Antonio
- San Apolinario
- San Vicente
- Santa Cruz
- Santo Niño
- Barangay VII - Upper Polao (Pob.)
- Aquino (Marcos)
Tangub, through its Sinanduloy Cultural Troupe, is a regular participant of the Sinulog Festival, a festival held in Cebu City. This festival is the pageantry of sights, sounds and colors as it honors and pays homage to the patron saint of Cebu, Sr. Sto. Niño, the child Jesus. The highlights of the festival is from January 9–18, yearly. Tangub City has won ten grand champion streak in the Sinulog-Based Category of said festival.
Tangub is the Christmas Symbol Capital of the Philippines.
Sister cities of Tangub
- History and Heritage, City Government of Tangub, retrieved 2012
- Philippine Standard Geographic Code
- 2000 Philippine Census Information
- panoramic view of shore of San Apolinario
- Local Governance Performance Management System