Ilocos Norte has a land of 3,662 sq.km.,bordered by Ilocos Sur (south), Abra (southeast), Cagayan (east) and the South China
21 (Adams, Bacarra,Badoc,Bangui,Banna,Burgos,Carasi,
Currimao, Dingras,Dumalneg,Marcos,Nueva Era, Pagudpud,
By air: 45 minutes from Manila; 55 minutes from Kaoshiung; 80
Minutes from Guangzhou, Hongkong&Taipe; 2.15 hours from
By land: 8 hours from Manila; 4 hours from Baguio.
Domestic: Manila (daily)
International: Kaohsiung (chartered)
Dry (November to April) and wet (May to October)
Average temperature is 26.8˚ C
San Nicolas 34,237
Iloko (Ilocano) is the common language, although English and Filipino are widely used.
Roman Catholic:54.20%;Aglipay: 28.82%; Evangelicals:5.12%;
Iglesiani Cristo: 4.37%; Others: 7.49% (end 2007)
Vintar 624.85 sq.km pop.31,448(2010)
Nueva Era 515.02 sq.km 7,837
Marcos 226.38 sq.km 16,984
Thin cotton is recommended, although a jacket may be necessary in the evenings during the cooler months (November – February)
220 volts, 60 cycles.
Drink only bottled or boiled water.