Orientation & Geography

Asia, Philippines, Pangasinan

Villasis is a 1st class (first class) municipality municipality in the province of Pangasinan, Philippines. According to the latest census, it has a population of 56,668 people in 11,001 households. Villasis is a small farming town situated by the Agno River. On its borders are the towns of Malasiqui (on the West), Urdaneta City (on the North), Asingan (on the East), and Rosales and Sto. Tomas (on the South). Hemmed between two bustling areas, Urdaneta City and Rosales, Villasis is one of the fastest developing towns in the province. It also thrives on its rice, corn and tobacco plantations. Its hilly barangays situated along the Malasiqui boundary is an ideal place for resort developers and agri-businessmen. The town holds an annual fiesta in honor of its patron saint, San Antonio de Abad (Saint Athony the Abbot).