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.
MAYOR: SUSAN P. CASARENO
VICE MAYOR: ENRIQUE COSUE, JR.
LAND AREA: 6,639 hectares
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:
Acop & Salvacion Dams
Our Lady of Rosales Grotto
Pangasinan Best Pasalubong Center
SM City Rosales