Atok is a class landlocked municipality of Benguet Province in Cordillera Administrative Region, Philippines.
Profile of Atok Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Central part of Benguet Province in the Cordillera Region (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Kibungan (north), Kabayan and Bokod (east), Tublay (south), Kapangan (west)
Area –> 214.99 km2 (83.01 sq mi)
Population –> 19,668 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 80,604,720.51
Barangays –> 8
Terrain –> Mountainous
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ibaloi, Kankana-ey, Ilocano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> Lone
Congressman (caretaker) –> Eric Yap
Mayor –> Raymundo Sarac
Vice Mayor –> Angelito D. Galao Sr.
History of Atok
The town of Atok was founded in 1900.
Economy of Atok
Atok is an agricultural town where vegetables are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Atok
Barangay Paoay along Halsema Highway (2nd Highest Highway elevation)
Mount Timbak – third highest mountain in Luzon
Sakura (Cherry Blossom) Park
Northern Blossom Farm
Saint Paul Parish Church
Festival in Atok
Map of Atok Municipality in Benguet