Located at the southwestern part of Pampanga, it is noted for rice, sugar cane, fish, and sampaguita.
Notable people from Lubao include former President Diosdado Macapagal and former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and former Governor Jose "Joe" Bulaon Lingad. Other famous "Lubenians" include educator Alejandro Quiboloy, movie stars, Rogelio and Jaime dela Rosa, the movie director, Gregorio Fernandez, actor Rudy Fernandez, Teacher Lhie Miguel, Huk commander, Silvestre Liwanag alias "Linda Bie", gambling tycoon Bong Pineda, and PBA Player Arwind Santos.
Lubao at present has six parishes :
* San Agustin Parish (oldest in Pampanga)
* San Roque Dau Parish
* Holy Cross Parish
* San Rafael Parish
* San Antonio de Padua Parish
* San Pablo Parish (newly established - 2010)