Rodriguez Tourism, Philippines

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Rodriguez is a first-class, urban municipality in the province of Rizal, Philippines. It is the northernmost town in the province and comes after San Mateo, Rizal, and Quezon City coming from Metro Manila. The town is located on the slopes of the Sierra Madre mountain range and features many resorts; it is also the largest town in Rizal province with an area of 312.70 km². It borders San Mateo, Rizal and Antipolo City, Rizal on the south, Norzagaray, Bulacan and San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan on the north, Quezon City on the west and General Nakar, Quezon on the east. Montalban, a common name for the municipality up to the present, was its official name from its founding in 1909 until 1982 when the Batasang Pambansa officially renamed it Rodriguez in honor of Eulogio Rodriguez, Sr., a native of the municipality who served as Senate President. As of the 2015 census, Rodriguez has a population of 369,222. Rodriguez is one of the richest municipalities in the Philippines, ranking eighth in 2007 with an annual income of ₱310 million. The legend of Bernardo Carpio is said to have happened in the mountains of the town.

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Home to pretty treasures, Rodriguez is Philippines's best kept secret. Rodriguez is located at a short trip away from Manila a major city in Philippines. Manila is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Intramuros, Taal Volcano, Ocean Park. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Rodriguez.

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Facts and Stats for Rodriguez*

  • Pollution Statistics in Rodriguez

    Know the pollution level of Rodriguez before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 79.55 (High)
    • Water Pollution 77.38 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 76.19 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 52.38 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 73.81 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 77.27 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 65.48 (High)
  • Rodriguez: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Rodriguez for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Rodriguez.

    • Burglary and Theft 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 66.84 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 64.29 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 79.69 (High)
    • Car Stealing 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 61.98 (High)
    • Attacks 54.59 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 65 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 57.65 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35.71 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.88 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.35 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 68.37 (High)
  • Living in Rodriguez - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Rodriguez is 76.94 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 41.73 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 60.71 (High)
    • Pollution Index 86.42 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 55.78 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 32.26 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 80.93 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 21.39 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 33.96 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Rodriguez

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Rodriguez

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.89 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 35.95 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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