Bayugan is a 5th class inland city of Agusan del Sur in Caraga Region, Philippines.
Profile of Bayugan City (Geography)
Location –> Northern part of Agusan del Sur Province (See map below)
*Distance from Davao City –> 268 Kilometers
Neighboring Towns –> Sibagat (north), Prosperidad (east), Esperanza (south), Las Nieves in Agusan Del Norte (west)
Area –> 688.77 km2 (265.94 sq mi)
Population –> 103,202 (2015 Census)
No. of Barangays –> 43
Revenue (2016) –> 792,940,543.26
Terrain –> Mountainous with lowland and river valleys
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Coconut, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
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History of Bayugan
Bayugan City was formerly a sitio of Barangay Maygatasan, Esperanza. On August 20, 1961, it was created as a municipality by virtue of Executive Order No. 440 signed by President Carlos P. Garcia with Mr. Mullaneda as the first appointed mayor. On June 21, 2007, it was elevated as a city through Republic Act no. 9405.
Economy, Business and Investment in Bayugan
Bayugan is primarily an agricultural area. Rice, coconut, and corn are the traditional products but it is now a fast rising producer of cut flowers as well as banana and cacao.
Tourist Spots in Bayugan
Andanan Watershed Forest Reserve
Green Haven Adventure Farm
Bayug Hamogaway Falls
Graceland Cold Spring
Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish
Festival in Bayugan
Kahimunan Tu Bayugan Festival
Map of Bayugan City in Agusan Del Sur