San Jose Del Monte City Tourism, Philippines

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San Jose del Monte is a component suburban city in the province of Bulacan in Central Luzon, Philippines. It is bordered by the cities of Caloocan and Quezon of Metro Manila in the south, by the town of Rodriguez, Rizal in the east, the towns of Santa Maria and Marilao in the west and Norzagaray in the north. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 574,089 inhabitants, making it the 18th most populated city in the Philippines. San Jose del Monte is home of one of the biggest resettlement area in the Philippines, Sapang Palay resettlement in 36 barangays (pop: 250,000) and others like Pabahay 2000 in Muzon (pop: 106,603) Towerville in Minuyan Proper, (pop: 38,846) and 40 others scattered along the city. People living here came from former squatters along creeks, esteros, riverbanks and railway tracks of Paco, Pandacan, Sta. Ana and Tondo, all in Manila, as well as the fringes of Fort Bonifacio in Makati (now part of Taguig). Some were squatters in private and government land in Parañaque and Quezon City. The city's mayor is Arthur B. Robes while Vice Mayor Efren Bartolome, Jr. heads the Sangguniang Panglungsod. The city is represented in the House of Representatives by Congresswoman Florida "Ate Rida" P. Robes.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. San Jose Del Monte City in Philippines is an ideal destination for a vacation! San Jose Del Monte City is located at a short trip away from Manila a major city in Philippines. Manila, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Intramuros, Taal Volcano, Ocean Park. Also, to reach San Jose Del Monte City, you'll have to take a flight to Manila; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to San Jose Del Monte City can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for San Jose Del Monte City*

  • Pollution Statistics in San Jose Del Monte City

    Know the pollution level of San Jose Del Monte City before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 55.77 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 91.07 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 67.86 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 48.08 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 44.64 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 39.29 (Low)
  • San Jose Del Monte City: Crime and Safety

    How safe is San Jose Del Monte City for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in San Jose Del Monte City.

    • Burglary and Theft 45.28 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 44.91 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 30.09 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 32.59 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 35.19 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 32.73 (Low)
    • Attacks 36.61 (Low)
    • Drug offense 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.89 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.28 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 24.06 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.28 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.13 (Moderate)
  • Living in San Jose Del Monte City - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of San Jose Del Monte City is 112.5 (High)

    • Safety Index 67.67 (High)
    • Climate Index 60.2 (High)
    • Pollution Index 66.08 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 53.75 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 29.55 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 80.2 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.95 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 33.39 (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 San Jose Del Monte City

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in San Jose Del Monte City

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.25 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 9.24 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 57.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 16.73 USD

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

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