Bilar, Bohol

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Bilar
Municipality
Municipality of Bilar
Bilar, Bohol
Bilar, Bohol
Map of Bohol with Bilar highlighted
Map of Bohol with Bilar highlighted
Bilar is located in Philippines
Bilar
Bilar
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 9°42′N 124°06′E / 9.7°N 124.1°E / 9.7; 124.1Coordinates: 9°42′N 124°06′E / 9.7°N 124.1°E / 9.7; 124.1
Country  Philippines
Region Central Visayas (Region VII)
Province Bohol
District 3rd District
Barangays 19 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Norman Palacio
 • Vice Mayor Arnold Calamba
 • Congressman Arthur Yap
 • Electorate 11,565 voters (2016)
Area[2]
 • Total 129.71 km2 (50.08 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 17,590
 • Density 140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code 6317
PSGC 071208000
IDD:area code +63 (0)38
Climate type Tropical monsoon climate
Income class 4th municipal income class
Revenue (₱) 71,850,254.62 (2016)

Bilar, officially the Municipality of Bilar, (Cebuano: Lungsod sa Bilar; Tagalog: Bayan ng Bilar), is a 4th class municipality in the province of Bohol, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 17,590 people.[3]

Barangays[edit]

Bilar comprises 19 barangays:

PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[4]
071208001 Bonifacio 1.5% 260 262 −0.15%
071208002 Bugang Norte 3.6% 632 650 −0.53%
071208003 Bugang Sur 5.2% 918 940 −0.45%
071208004 Cabacnitan (Magsaysay) 4.4% 775 745 0.75%
071208005 Cambigsi 3.5% 618 689 −2.05%
071208006 Campagao 7.6% 1,339 1,284 0.80%
071208007 Cansumbol 6.8% 1,189 1,235 −0.72%
071208008 Dagohoy 4.3% 764 836 −1.70%
071208009 Owac 5.5% 973 975 −0.04%
071208010 Poblacion 9.0% 1,588 1,500 1.09%
071208011 Quezon 3.5% 618 668 −1.47%
071208012 Riverside 5.8% 1,012 886 2.56%
071208013 Rizal 2.4% 425 456 −1.33%
071208014 Roxas 6.6% 1,159 1,011 2.64%
071208015 Subayon 7.4% 1,303 1,200 1.58%
071208016 Villa Aurora 4.2% 737 731 0.16%
071208017 Villa Suerte 1.3% 232 269 −2.78%
071208018 Yanaya 7.3% 1,288 1,123 2.64%
071208019 Zamora 10.0% 1,760 1,638 1.38%
Total 17,590 17,098 0.54%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Bilar
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 8,103—    
1918 6,265−1.70%
1939 8,667+1.56%
1948 9,701+1.26%
1960 9,930+0.19%
1970 11,154+1.17%
1975 12,226+1.86%
YearPop.±% p.a.
1980 12,715+0.79%
1990 14,926+1.62%
1995 16,029+1.34%
2000 16,628+0.79%
2007 17,078+0.37%
2010 17,098+0.04%
2015 17,590+0.54%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][4][5][6]

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 11,565 registered voters, meaning that 66% of the population are aged 18 and over.[7]

Tourist Attractions[edit]

  • Bilar Man-made Mahogany Forest
  • Bilar Rice Terraces
  • Bohol Biodiversity Center
  • Habitat Butterflies Conservation Center
  • San Isidro Labrador Parish Church
  • Bilar Hill Park
  • Logarita Falls
  • Tinugdan Spring
  • Pangas Falls

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "Province: Bohol". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d Census of Population (2015). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  5. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region VII (Central Visayas)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO. 
  6. ^ "Province of Bohol". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 
  7. ^ "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 

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