MUNICIPALITY OF CORELLA

Corella is an interior town northeast of Tagbilaran. It is said to be formerly called Nug-as. This municipality used to belong to the municipality of Baclayon, being a barrio of that town. When it was organized as a regular municipality in 1884, it was named Corella. Corella is known primarily as the home of the endemic Philippine Tarsier, the world’s smallest primate

Municipal Officials: 2019 – 2021

Facts and Figures:

Mayor : Tocmo, Dee
Vice Mayor : Daquio, Marizon
SB Members: : Ado, Lolong
Bandala, Danny
Ochoco, Neil Eric
Inguito, Manuel
Clarin, Tony
Melloria, Roger
Ancog, Sephine
Lumantao, Joseph
ABC President :
SK President :
Location : Coastal town on the Western Part of Bohol
Congressional District : 1st District
Number of Barangays : 8 inland barangays
Income Classification : 6th( Per D.O. 24-97 )
Ave. LGU Annual Income : P 26,206,620.00
Total Municipal Land Area : 3,722 hectares
Timberland Area : 133.54 hectares
Alienable & Disposable (A & D) :
Soil Cover : Lugo, Bolinao Clay; Faraon Complex
River Basins (Watershed Areas) : Abatan RB; Tagbuane RB
Population :

7, 471 (2007 NSO Census )

8, 031 ( 2010 projected )

9, 293 ( 2015 projected )

Average Population Growth Rate : 2.96% (2007-2010)
Total Number of Households : 7, 462 (2007 Census )
Major Industries : Farming
Literacy Rate : 98% (1995)
Higher Education Institutions : none
Number of Secondary Schools : 4 (CY 2000)
Number of Primary/Elementary Schools : 1 (CY 2000)
Language/Dialect : Boholano (Binisaya)
Religion/Religious Affiliation (1990) : Roman Catholic
Main source of potable water : Groundwater
Water Supply :

L1 facilities serving 340 households (1999)

L2 systems serving 20 households (1999)

L3 systems serving 984 households (1999)

Potable Water Demand : 283,419 liters per day, CY 1998-2000; 987 cum./d (CY 2030)
Estimated Groundwater Recharge : None
Water Demand for Irrigation : None
Energization Status (as of CY 1999) : 8 (100%) Barangays Energized; 1,961 Total number of HH Served
No. of HH w/ accessed to Sanitary Toilets : 1, 184 (CY 1990 MSEP)
Drainage and Sewerage System : None
Number of Barangay Health Stations : 1 BHS serving 4 Barangays (Sambog, Anislag, Cancatac, and Tanday (1999)
Number of Hospital : None
Number of Municipal Health Center :
Number of Day Care Centers : 8 (100%) as of CY 2000
Carpable Areas None
Total Road Length 80.692 kms.; 6.298 concrete; 46.614 gravel; 24.018 earth; 3.760 asphalt
Total Number of Bridges 1 (Sampong or Bailey Bridge)
Communication System 2 Public Calling Office : (1PLDT Operated); : (1Globe Operated)
Official Website www.corella-bohol.lgu.ph