Luuk is a 3rd class coastal municipality of Sulu Province in Bangsamoro Autonomous Region, Philippines.
Profile of Luuk Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Eastern part of Jolo Island, West of Mindanao Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Omar (east), Kalingalan Caluang and Old Panamao (west)
Area –> 313.04 km2 (120.87 sq mi)
Population –> 32,162 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 79,036,741.06
Barangays –> 12
Terrain –> Coastal plain with hills and mountains
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Fish, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tausug, Sam, Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 2nd
Congressman –> Abdulmunir Arbison
Mayor –> Maryam N. Arbison
Vice Mayor –> Allayon M. Arbison Jr.
History of Luuk
The town of Luuk had a total of 18,351 residents in 1918.
Economy of Luuk
Luuk is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Luuk
Festivals in Luuk
Football for Peace Festival
Map of Luuk Municipality in Sulu