Bogo is a 6th class city of Cebu Province in Central Visayas Region or Region VII, Philippines.
Profile of Bogo City (Geography)
Location –> Northeastern part of Cebu Island in Central Philippines (See map below)
*Distance from Cebu City –> 98.3 Kilometers
Neighboring Towns –> Medellin (north), Tabogon (south), San Remegio (west)
Area –> 103.52 km2 (39.97 sq mi)
Population –> 78,120 (2015 Census)
No. of Barangays –> 29
Revenue (2016) –> 384,325,949.38
Terrain –> Hilly with coastal plains and valleys
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Corn, Rice, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 4th
Congressman –> Janice Salimbangon
Mayor –> Carlo Jose Martinez
Vice Mayor –> Maria Cielo A. Martinez
History of Bogo City
Bogo was already settled before the coming of the Spaniards. In 1850, It was separated from Daanbantayan and became a new parish.
On June 16, 2007, Bogo became a component city of Cebu Province by virtue of Republic Act 9390.
Economy, Business and Investment in Bogo City
Bogo City is the commercial and financial center of northern Cebu. Still, farming and fishing are the main sources of livelihood for many residents of the city.
Tourist Spots in Bogo City
Archdiocesan Shrine of St. Vincent Ferrer
Bogo City Plaza
Festivals in Bogo City
Feast Day of San Vicente Ferrer
Map of Bogo City in Cebu Province