Rosales was created as a separate municipality through a Royal Decree in 1852. It was named in honor of Don Antonio Rosales.
It is the birthplace of National Artist for Literature and internationally
renowned novelist Francisco Sionil Jose, it has been the setting of many of his novels including the 5 – novels Series Rosales Saga.
LAND AREA : 7,280 hectares
POPULATION : 58,523
NO. OF BARANGAYS : 37
CLASSIFICATION : 1st class
TOWN FIESTA : June 10-14
FESTIVAL : IBTOR (last weekend of December)
PRODUCTS : vegetables, rice, mushroom, Agroculture/livestock
POINTS OF INTEREST : Presidencia
Acop & Salvacion Dams
Our Lady of Rosales Grotto
Pangasinan Best Pasalubong Center
SM City Rosales