Butuan is a 1st class highly urbanized city of Agusan del Norte Province in Caraga Region, Philippines.
Profile of Butuan City (Geography)
Location –> Northeastern Mindanao (See map below)
*Distance from Manila –> 1,200 kilometers via Pan Philippine Highway Kilometers
Neighboring Towns –> Magallanes and Remedios T. Romualdez (north), Sibagat in Agusan del Sur (east), Las Nieves (south), Buenavista (west)
Area –> 816.62 km2 (315.30 sq mi)
Population –> 337,063 (2015 Census)
No. of Barangays –> 86
Revenue (2016) –> 1,537,341,402.56
Terrain –> Mountainous with broad coastal plain and river valleys
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism, Wood Product Manufacturing
Major Products –> Rice, Fish, Coconut, Plywood and other wood products, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Bisaya, Tagalog, English
History of Butuan City
Butuan was created as a municipality on January 31, 1901. It was elevated as a city on August 2, 1950 and classified as a highly urbanized city on February 7, 1995.
Economy, Business and Investment in Butuan City
Butuan is the commercial and financial center of Caraga.
Tourist Spots in Butuan
Butuan National Museum
Butuan Church Ruins
Delta Discovery Park
Magellan Anchorage Park
Festival in Butuan
Map of Butuan City