MUNICIPALITY OF LOBOC

Loboc is an interior town 24 kilometers from Tagbilaran and is located in a valley which is dissected by winding river of the same name. According to Filipino historian Fr. Horacio de la Costa, Loboc was founded by Fr. Juan de Torres who, after talking to the natives, succeeded in persuading them to bring their barangays to settle in the site they themselves had selected for a town. This was in the year 1602 which makes Loboc one of the oldest towns of this province.

Municipal Officials: 2019 – 2021

Facts and Figures:

Mayor : Calipusan, Leon
Vice Mayor : Sumampong, Bebot
SB Members: : Baguio, Boniefer
Jala, Raymond
Palapar, German
Digal, Louie
Maghuyop, Silvestre
Tumanda, Atty. Along
Calacar, Asterio
Calacar, Asterio
ABC President :
SK President :
Location : Interior town on Southern Part of Bohol
Congressional District : 3rd District
Number of Barangays : 28 Barangays
Income Classification : 4th(Per D.O. 24-97)
LGU IRA : P35,824,272.00
Total Municipal Land Area : 8,541 hectares (DENR Source)
Timberland Area : 1,906 hectares
Alienable & Disposable (A & D) : 6,635 hectares
Soil Cover : Hydrosol, Lugo, Sevilla, Faraon and Calape Clay
River Basins (Watershed Areas) : Loboc River, Abatan River
Population :

15,734 (2000 Census)

16,299 (2007)

17,021, (2015 projected)

Average Population Growth Rate : -0.49% (2000-2007) NSO Source
Total Number of Households : 3,031
Major Industries : Farming
Literacy Rate : 96.40
Higher Education Institutions : None
Number of Secondary Schools : 1-public
Number of Primary/Elementary Schools : 5 – Primary, 11 Elementary
Language/Dialect : Boholano
Religion/Religious Affiliation (1990) :
Main source of potable water : Groundwater
Water Supply :

L1 facilities – 452 HH

L2 systems – 1,412 HH

L3 system – 1,233 HH

Average Day Demand (Projected) :

1,767 cu.m.

2,400 (CY 2030)

Estimated Groundwater Recharge : 33,173 cubic/d
Water Demand for Irrigation : 3,996 cu.m/d
Energization Status (as of CY 1999) :

28 (100%) Barangays Energized

103% Total Number of Power Connections

No. of HH w/ accessed to Sanitary Toilets : 3,116 HHs
Drainage and Sewerage System : None
Number of Barangay Health Stations : 7
Number of Hospital : None
Number of Municipal Health Center :
Number of Day Care Centers : 28
Carpable Areas
Total Road Length

2,130 Municipal

116.240 Barangay

Total Number of Bridges 7
Communication System

1 Globe

1 Smart

1 Sun

ISLACOM (HH connections)

Official Website www.loboc.gov.ph