Bokod is a 4th class landlocked municipality of Benguet Province in Cordillera Administrative Region, Philippines.
Profile of Bokod Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Central part of Benguet Province in the Cordillera Region (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Kabayan (north), Kayapa in Nueva Vizcaya Province (east), Itogon (southwest), Tublay and Atok (west)
Area –> 274.96 km2 (106.16 sq mi)
Population –> 13,756 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 106,426,689.65
Barangays –> 10
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 –> Thomas Wales Jr.
Vice Mayor –> Pedro P. Anton
History of Bokod
The town of Bokod was established in 1960.
Economy of Bokod
Bokod is an agricultural town where vegetables are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Bokod
Badekbek Sulfur Springs
Festival in Bokod
Map of Bokod Municipality in Benguet