Map of Marinduque showing the location of Mogpog
|Region||MIMAROPA (Region IV-B)|
|District||Lone district of Marinduque|
|• Mayor||Augusto Leo Livelo (Liberal)|
|• Vice Mayor||Belen Luisaga (Independent)|
|• Sangguniang Bayan|
|• Total||108.06 km2 (41.72 sq mi)|
|• Density||310/km2 (800/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC+8)|
|Income class||3rd class municipality|
|Patron Saint||Isidore the Laborer|
- Dulong Bayan (Pob.)
- Gitnang Bayan (Pob.)
- Market Site (Pob.)
- Mataas Na Bayan (Pob.)
- Nangka I
- Nangka II
- Puting Buhangin
- Villa Mendez (Pob.)
The town center or poblacion comprises the barangays of Dulong Bayan, Gitnang Bayan, Market Site, Mataas na Bayan, and Villa Mendez.
In 1942, the Japanese troops occupied the town of Mogpog, Marinduque.
Historically the famous Moriones Festival is said to have originated from Mogpog. Moriones Festival was founded by a Spanish friar Rev. Father Dionisio Santiago the first parish priest of mogpog. This festival is known to be one of the most colorful festivals in Marinduque and the Philippines. It is held in Mogpog and the surrounding areas of Marinduque island.
|Population census of Mogpog|
|Source: National Statistics Office|
Barangay Balanacan is where the main shipping port is located. It is famous for its large image of Our Lady of Biglang Awa, erected at a top of a shed on a mound of land overlooking the sea.
Not far from the Academy is the town plaza, located at the side right of Marinduque Academy's Main Building, with a great view of a local park, the Municipal Building, and the Trial Court - all of which covers the town public market.
- Argao National High School
- Balanacan National High School
- Butansapa National High School
- Marinduque Academy (Barangay Gitnang Bayan)
- Mogpog NCHS
- Sayao National High School
- Quezon-Roxaz High School (poblacion)
- Puting Buhangin National High School
- Argao Elementary School
- Balanacan Elementary School
- Bintakay Elementary School
- Bocboc Elementary School
- Butansapa Elementary School
- Capayang-Ino Elementary School
- Danao Public School
- Guisian Elementary School
- Hinadharan Public School
- Hinanggayon Elementary School
- Ino Primary School
- Lamesa Elementary School
- Laon Elementary School
- Magapua Elementary School
- Malayak Elementary School
- Mampaitan Public School
- Mendez Elementary School
- Mogpog Central School
- Nangka Elementary School
- Paye Elementary School
- Pili Elementary School
- Puting Buhangin Elementary School
- Sayao Elementary School
- Silangan Elementary School
- Sumangga Primary School
- Tarug Public School
Notable people from Mogpog
- Ricardo Jamin Cardinal Vidal, Archbishop emeritus of Cebu was born February 6, 1931, in Mogpog.
- Frejan Jimenez Ilagan, Electrical Engineer and a Shipbuilder, the current production manager of Austal Philippines; an Australian shipyard based in Cebu known for designing and manufacturing high performance aluminium vessels specialising in fast ferries and luxury yachts. He was born November 30, 1981, in Puting Buhangin, Mogpog.
- Makati, Philippines
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- "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 2012-10-24.
- "An Act to Convert the Sitio of Hinangayon, Mogpog, Marinduque, into a Barrio to Be Known As the Barrio of Hinangayon". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-11.
- "Province of Marinduque". Municipality Population Data. LWUA Research Division. Retrieved 25 July 2013.
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|Sibuyan Sea||Santa Cruz|