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Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

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Bayugan City,
Agusan del Sur Province, Philippines

  • Bayugan City has a total of 43 barangays
  • Registered Voters of Bayugan City as of (2010) = 45,566
  • Bayugan City is in the lone Voting District of Agusan del Sur.
  • Population of Bayugan City (as of Aug 1, 2007) = 95,032
  • Land Area of Bayugan City (as of 2007, in hectares) = 68,877
  • Bayugan City is an un-classified Component City and Partially Urban.
  • Bayugan City is in the Agusan del Sur province and within Region XIII - Caraga Region, North/eastern Mindanao

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Geography of Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

Bayugan City Land Area (as of 2007, in hectares)= 68,877

Location of Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

History of Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

Article from wikipedia verbatim

Bayugan was formerly a sitio of Barangay Maygatasan, Esperanza. Several versions abound on how the sitio got its name. First, the place was located along the river which served as the pathway of the natives in going to Esperanza. "Bayugan" is a Manobo term for pathway, since then the natives called the place, Bayugan. Another version states that "bayug" trees grew abundantly in this place. It was also believed that the natives used to make this place their meeting spot and that the means of gathering the inhabitants was by knocking on a hollow piece of wood which they termed as the "bayug." In 1942, Japanese troops entered Bayugan. In 1945, the town of Baguyan in Southern Agusan was liberated by Filipino soldiers and guerrillas from the Japanese forces occupying the town. In 1948, the Department of Public Works and Highways conducted a survey for a national highway that would connect Butuan with Davao City. Simultaneously, the Bureau of Lands surveyed the places that would be traversed by the proposed road. Possible town sites were identified and among them was Barangay Maygatasan. However, the National highway passed through the sitio of Bayugan instead of Barangay Maygatasan. Migrants started settling in the sitio of Bayugan, thus, prompting the transfer of the proposed town site. In the early part of 1960, the inhabitants led by Mr. Jose Joson passed a resolution creating the sitio of Bayugan into a regular barrio. In April of that year, Barangay Bayugan was inaugurated with Joson as the Teniente del Barrio. Brought about by the construction of the National Highway which traversed the place, business activity sprouted rapidly in the area. A year later, barangay officials led by the late Sergio Mullaneda worked out the creation of Bayugan into a regular municipality through the assistance of Governor Democrito O. Plaza, Governor of Agusan. By virtue of Executive Order No. 440 of the late President Carlos P. Garcia, the petition to create the municipality of Bayugan was granted on August 6, 1961. Mr. Mullaneda, the first appointed Municipal Mayor of Bayugan assumed into office on August 6, 1962 during the term of President Diosdado Macapagal.In the year 2007 Bayugan was converted to a city. Bayugan is a transportation highway nexus for the eastern part of Mindanao Island. Bayugan is now one if not the fastest growing component city in Northern Mindanao.

People of Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

  • Bayugan City Population (as of Aug 1, 2007 Census) = 95,032
  • Bayugan City Registered Voters (2009 COMELEC) = 47,911

Elected Government Officials of Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

The Sangguniang Panlungsod is composed of the City (Municipality) Vice-Mayor as Presiding Officer, regular Sanggunian members (Councilors), the President of the Association of Barangay Captains and the President of the Sangguniang Kabataan.

They shall exercise and perform the legislative powers and duties as provided for under Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991. Shall consider and conduct thorough study all matters brought to their attention and consequently pass resolutions, enact ordinances and to introduce recommendations.


Elected officials of Bayugan City for the term of 2013-2016
  1. Kirk "KIRK" Aniñon Asis (NUP)
  2. Fortunato "JUN" Almeda Paway II (NUP)
  3. Charles "TOTO" Cahiles Salazar (NUP)
  4. Jeremias "MANO" Arreza Estuya (NUP)
  5. Edgardo "EDDIE" Donasco Hinlo (NUP)
  6. Pedro "PEDOT" Masayon Alonde (NUP)
  7. Ferdinand "NANDING" Haya Ebarle (NUP)
  8. Gilbert "DARYL" Mariscal Honculada (NUP)
  9. Orlando Sr. "LANDO" Ala Sevilla (NUP)
  10. Allan "ALLAN REYES" Reyes Cogollodo (NUP)

Elected officials of Bayugan City for the term of 2010-2013

Barangays Elected Officials of Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur

Businesses in Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

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  • Clinics and Hospitals
  • Convenient Stores, Hardware and Supplies
  • Department Stores and Appliance Stores
  • Hotels, Motels, Pension Houses and Boarding
  • Pharmacies or Drug Stores
  • Repair Shops
  • Restaurants, Carenderias, Coffee Shops and Resorts in Bayugan City
  • Salons and Barber Shops
  • Supermarket, wet market

Real Estate or Properties for Sale or lease in Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

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Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

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Schools in Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

School year 2013-2014 starts June 3 and ends March 31, 2014, for public elementary and secondary schools. The school year will have 201 school days, of which 180 days are “nonnegotiable” student-teacher contact time.

The multisectoral Brigada Eskwela to prepare schools for the students’ return will be on May 21-26. Oplan Balik Eskwela will be from May 28 to June 8 while orientation on K to 12 for parents and other stakeholders will be on June 9.

Although private schools may deviate from the Department of Education (DepEd) calendar, they are enjoined not to start before June 3 and later than Aug 31.


School Year 2013-2014 in public elementary and high schools will start on June 3 and end on March 31, 2014 The name of your school in Bayugan City can be listed here. You can list it like this:

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Economy of Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

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Jobs in Bayugan City

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Natural Resources of Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

Protect the environment

It is sad but true that as of the year 2012 the rivers of the Philippines continue to be the #1 Sewer Systems of the Philippines.

Protect & Save the Rivers. Do not let your sewer drain into the river. Your community can be the first to initiate this project.
Build your riverbank protection with a built-in gutter system. Reforest within Ten Years - Guaranteed!


Let us plant more trees in every barangay in the entire Philippines. It does not make any difference if the barangay is urban, partially urban or rural; we need more trees. Trees will prevent erosion, provide oxygen, prevent green house effect, and even a place of business for the shade tree mechanic.

The Philippines is a tropical country and practically anything will grow. The DENR has the planting trees project that goes on every year. Lots of picture taking for the media. Planting trees one by one is the "human" way of doing it. This individual planting of trees is good if done to "line" the roads and highways with trees or along fences or property divisions, or if you have a plantation.

To reforest the nation of the Philippines we have to plant trees the "mother nature" way. Sow the seeds during the rainy season. Go deep into "bald" forests and plant trees by sowing seeds. If there's not enough volunteers to do this, use the military helicopters to fly over the designated areas and sow the seeds.

Guaranteed within a few years, The Philippines will be lush again. >>Read More


We are using our rivers as our sewer system. If you ask a Filipino, "Are the Filipinos a clean people?" The answer is an automatic, "Yes!". However, the Filipinos are suffering from the same disease or attitude as most people do, and that is the "NIMBY" disease or "NIMBY" attitude. (NIMBY) Not In My Back Yard. So it is OK to dump my garbage and sewer there. Not mine! Someone else will take care of it.

This attitude is killing our rivers. Your great-grandparents, grandparents or parents were once proud to tell the stories of how they enjoyed swimming in the river behind your house or nearby. However, you can't say the same or tell the same stories to your kids or grand kids. Why? Because your generation is killing the river.

Contact:

  • Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje
  • Department of Environment and Natural Resources
  • Visayas Avenue, Diliman, 1100 Quezon City, Philippines
  • +63-2-929-6626
  • osec@denr.gov.ph

We have so much water in the Philippines and yet very little to drink.


Instead of relying too much on Diesel fuel and Coal to generate the majority of Philippine's Electrical energy Supply, we can concentrate more on renewable and sustainable source of energy such as: Hydro Power, Solar Power, and Wind Power. We have too many black outs.

Tourists Attractions of Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

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Festivals, Fiestas and Traditions of Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

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Featured News of The Philippines

  • PNoy: Make positive transformation of PH society permanent
  • Monday, April 21, 2014
MANILA, April 21 – In his Easter message, President Benigno S. Aquino III challenged Filipinos to pursue the gains made by his Administration when he steps down in 2016, even as he assured that good governance and economic progress will be strengthened in the remainder of his term.
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MANILA, Philippines - The peso will likely strengthen further in the next three months as recent monetary policy adjustments keep the currency stable amid a strong dollar, UK-based investment bank Barclays said.
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  • Carabao Festival
Date: May 14 - Location: Angono, Rizal
Farmers pay tribute to their patron saints; a procession of carabao carts bearing a myriad local produce is held; prizes are awarded to the strongest and most beautifully decorated carabaos.
Date: May 14 Location: Pulilan, Bulacan
Hundreds of festively adorned carabaos are paraded by their farmer-owners on the street leading to the church; there the carabaos are made to kneel down as a homage to San Isidro de Labrado, the patron saint of farmers.

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MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Swimming League (PSL) got off to a hot start, winning eight gold, two silver and three bronze medals on the opening day of the prestigious 2014 Australia Swimming Championships – All Stars Swimming Challenge being held at the Challenge Stadium in Perth.
University of Santo Tomas (UST) standout Sean Terrence Zamora led the onslaught of the Filipino tankers as he bagged five golds in the boys’ 13 years category. He ruled the 50-meter freestyle (26.64), 100m breaststroke (1:17.24), 50m butterfly (29.24) and 100m backstroke (1:07.41) then anchored the Team Asia in copping the 4x50m freestyle relay gold medal in the 13-14 years class ....................... Full Story»

Your Story about Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

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The oldest man or woman in Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines

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Why Z-Wiki Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur

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Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur, Philippines supports Philippine Cycling

Philippine Cycling is about cycling in the Philippnes. Philippine Cycling helps promote bike races, cycling clubs, bicycle tours, and the development of bicycle trails. Activities are coordinated with bike shops and cycling clubs throughout the Philippines to promote the fun of riding bikes. Philippine Cycling will be coordinating events with tour of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Road biking and mountain bikings will be promoted by Philippine Cycling.
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