Urbiztondo was founded in the year 1851. The town was christened after the surname of Spanish Governor General to the Philippines,
General Antonio Urbiztondo, one time conqueror of the Moros of Jolo.
LAND AREA : 5,465 hectares
POPULATION : 43,912
NO. OF BARANGAYS : 21
CLASSIFICATION : 3rd class
FIESTA : May 4-5
PRODUCTS : rice, yellow corn, bamboo-based home furnishings