Koronadal is a 3rd class inland city and the capital of South Cotabato Province in Region 12, Philippines.
Profile of Koronadal City (Geography)
Location –> Southern Mindanao, Philippines (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Lutayan and Columbio of Sultan Kudarat Province (north), Tampakan (east), Tupi (south), Banga (southwest), Tantangan (west)
Area –> 277.00 km2 (106.95 sq mi)
Population –> 174,942 (2015 Census)
No. of Barangays –> 27
Revenue (2016) –> 720,036,615.06
Terrain –> Lowland with mountains in the east and west
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Hiligaynon, Bisaya (Cebuano), Maguindanao, Blaan, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 2nd
Congressman –> Ferdinand Hernandez
Mayor –> Eliordo Ogena
Vice Mayor –> Peter Miguel
History of Koronadal
Koronadal was organized as a settlement in 1939. It was formally created as a municipality on August 18, 1947. By virtue of Republic Act 8803 signed by President Joseph Estrada, it was elevated into a city on on October 8, 2000.
Economy, Business and Investment in Koronadal
Koronadal is a fast growing urban area. Although agriculture is the main economic activity in much of the city’s area, trading and service industries are fast becoming an important sources of livelihood for many residents.
Tourist Spots in Koronadal
Christ The King Cathedral
Festival in Koronadal
Map of Koronadal City