Mayantoc is 35 kms. from the seat of the Provincial Government. It is a third class municipality in the 1st District of Tarlac with a total land areas of 31,142 hectares.
Incumbent Mayor, Mayor lIuminado E. Pobre, Jr., in his last term (2010 – 2019) can boast of the many improvements in all aspects.
The latest projects to name a few, are the two-storey Market Arcade, grandstand with roofed bleachers, welcome arc, training center, multi-purpose pavements in many barangays, flood control (grouted ripraps) concrete revetments, bridge and dikes in places where they are needed and still manage ongoing projects.
Living the legacy of those before him, one of which was his father, the late Mayor lIuminado Pobre, Sr., he is continually fulfilling his oath as a public servant.
With the support and concerted efforts of all agencies, NGOs and the committed members of the Sangguniang Bayan, the Mayantoquenans have every reason to pin their hopes for a brighter tomorrow, for DUR-AS Mayantoc.