Map of Masbate with Mandaon highlighted
|Region||Bicol (Region V)|
|Founded||April 27, 1554|
|• Mayor||Kristine Salve E. Hao (Lakas-CMD)|
|• Vice Mayor||Romeo Refil Villanueva(LP)|
|• Total||280.80 km2 (108.42 sq mi)|
|• Density||140/km2 (350/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|IDD : area code||56|
- Polo Dacu
- San Juan
- San Pablo
- Santa Fe
|Population census of Mandaon|
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority|
The municipality is home to the 3,668-hectare campus of the only state college in the province of Masbate: the Dr. Emilio B. Espinosa Sr. Memorial State College of Agriculture and Technology (DEBESMSCAT), named after the former congressman of the province, Dr. Emilio B. Espinosa, Sr.
The different high schools in the municipality are the following:
- Federico A. Estipona Memorial High School
- Cabitan National High School
- San Pablo National High School
- Bugtong National High School
- Cleofe A. Arce Memorial High School
- Lantangan High School
- Tumalaytay High School
- Jose Zurbito Mesa S. Memorial Elementary School
- Bugtong Elementary School
- Pulo Dacu Elementary School
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