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Ticao Island

Ticao Island is located in Philippines
Ticao Island (Philippines)
Location South East Asia
Archipelago Philippine islands
Major islands Luzon, Mindanao, Mindoro, Palawan
Province Masbate Province
Largest settlement Masbate City (pop. 81,585)
Population 555,573
Density 170 /km2 (440 /sq mi)
Ethnic groups Tagalog, Masbateño, Bicolano, Cebuano, Ilonggo

Ticao Island (334 km²) is one of the three major islands of Masbate province in the Philippines. The other two major islands are Masbate Island (3,290 km²) and Burias Island (424 km²).[1]

The island is divided into the municipalities of Batuan, Monreal, San Fernando and its mother-town, San Jacinto.


  1. ^ Ticao Island - Lonely Planet
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