Rodriguez Tourism

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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 80.56 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 80.88 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 63.24 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 77.94 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 55.88 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 76.47 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 77.78 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 69.12 (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 57.39 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 68.89 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 66.67 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 83.52 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 58.52 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 63.64 (High)
    • Attacks 57.78 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 66.85 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 33.89 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.67 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.3 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 69.44 (High)
  • Living in Rodriguez - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Rodriguez is 62.96 (Low)

    • Safety Index 39.7 (Low)
    • Climate Index 60.2 (High)
    • Pollution Index 88.26 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 57.75 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 34.1 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 80.93 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 24.18 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 23.48 (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 4.93 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 59.22 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.48 USD

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

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