Tubod is a 2nd class coastal municipality and the capital of Lanao Del Norte Province in Region 10 or Northern Mindnao, Philippines.
Profile of Tubod Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Western part of Lanao del Norte (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Kolambugan and Magsaysay (northeast), Tangal (east), Salvado (south), and Baroy (southwest)
Area –> 246.80 km2 (95.29 sq mi)
Population –> 47,165 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 136,324,963.18
Barangays –> 24
Terrain –> Coastal plain with hills and mountains
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Fish, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Congressman –> Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo
Mayor –> Leoncio Bagol
Vice Mayor –>
History of Tubod
The town of Tubod was established on October 17, 1946.
On February 3, 1982, the capital o Lanao del Norte was transferred from Iligan City to Tubod.
Economy of Tubod
Tubod is an agricultural town where rice, corn, banana, coconut and fish are the major products. Being the capital town, it is home to many commercial and financial establishments.
The town of Tubod has a seaport and it is the gateway to Misamis Occidental Province. When the Panguil Bridge is completed, it is expected to drive up the growth of the town.
Tourist Spots in Tubod
Kalilangan Cold Spring
Mindanao Civic Center
San Isidro Labrador Parish Church
Festivals in Tubod
Map of Tubod Municipality in Lanao Del Norte