Iloilo Provincial Government website

2nd District

District Representative: Arcadio H. Gorriceta (17th Congress (2016-2019)

Municipalities of the 2nd District of Iloilo
Municipality Classification Land Area (Has.) No. of Barangays Population (2015 census) Distance from theCity (kms)
Leganes Fourth 3,216 18 32,480 10.9
Pavia Second 3,502 18 55,603
Zarraga Fourth 8,253 24 25,605 15.7
New Lucena Fourth 4,412 21 23,240 25.0
Santa Barbara Second 7,748 60 60,215 15.6
San Miguel Fourth 2,134 24 27,686 16.0
Alimodian Third 14,480 51 38,408 24.6
Leon Third 14,013 85 49,875 28.2
The second district if Iloilo province has protected areas of flourishing zoological and botanicl landscape. it has heritag areas that offer a good trek for the adventurous in spirit. It is a haven for hikers and mountain climbers. Visiting this districts is a sensory adventure with its kaleidoscope of colorful festivals, rich culinary traditions and famous monuments. The area around has many spectacular spots such as waterfalls splashing all year round, caves and thick forests forming a very peaceful landscape. Bucari in Leon, Iloilo offers splendidly cool climate. With small wooden cottages, misty mountain tops, romantic pine forests- these mountainous town is a wonderful hide-out from the city. Several jeepney and vans leave the terminal in Barangay Dedamparados,Jaro Iloilo City for the towns of San Miguel, Alimodian and Leon.