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    Geographical Location

The island towers dominantly over Camotes Sea in a bowling pin shape or a typical camote crop.

Class : 5th
Annual Income:(As of 1993) P 4,744,513.92
No. of Barangays: 13
Total Land Area (Cadastral Survey): 3,776.00 Has.

Land Classification as of (Latest Year)

   Arable Area: 190.00 Has.
   Residential : 53.34 Has.
   Commercial : 7.50 Has.
   Industrial : none
   Certified Alienable /Disposable Land: 244.64 Has.
   Classified Forest/Reservation/Timberland: 355.00 Has.
   Unclassified Forest Land/Wilderness : 1,000.00 Has.
   National Parks/Playgrounds : 3.00 Has.

Topography:
The topography of the Municipality is that of gently rising slope from the coastline to the mountain as that of a typical island.

Climate :
Belongs to the fourth type of climate in the Philippines

Soil Type :
Bolinao clay Bolinao clay steep-phase Hydrosol

    Demography  

Population: (Latest NCSO Survey-1994 ) 11,884
No. of Household:2,637
Labor Force: 6,280

    Infrastructure and Utilities Road Network  

National Road: none
Provincial Road: none
Municipal Road : 2.0 Kms.
Barangay Road : 12.75 Kms.
Ports (Domestic/International): none
Airport (If any): none
Schools (Public & Private)
       Elementary: 13
       High Schools: 3
       College: none
Public Library: none
Public Market: 1
Multi-purpose Building: 2
Recreation Courts/Centers : 5

Transportation Services

        No. of Buses: none
        No. of Jeepneys : 3
        No.of Tricycles: 5
        No. of Motorbike for Hire : 7

Communications

        No. of Post Office: 1
        No. of Telephone Stations: 1
        No. of Telex Services: none
        No. of Telegraphic Stations: none

Power

        Source of Electricity: CEBECO
        No. of Barangay Served: -
        No. Household Served: -

Water

        Source of Water: Mun. Water System
        No. of Households Served

    Financial Intermediaries  

No. of Commercial Banks and Money Shops: none
No. of Government Banks: none
No. of Savings Banks: none
No. of Rural Banks: none
No. of Lending/Financing Institutions: 1
No. of Cooperatives within the area: 2

    Trade and Industry  

Commercial   Establishments  

Type of Business   No. of Establishments

Sari-sari Stores: 35
Restaurants & Cafeterias: 3
Fresh Fish & Meat Retailers: 5
General Merchandising: 2
Service and Repair Shops: 2
Tailoring & Dress Shops: 2
Pawnshops & Lending Investments: none
Lumber and Hardwares: 2
Pharmacies and Drug Stores: 2
Marketing Firms (Appliances, furniture,etc.): none
Gasoline Stations: 1
Bakeries: 2
Photo Shops & Beauty Parlors: 2
Others (Pls. Specify)

Raw materials available within the area:

Types of Materials
1. Corn
2. Seashells
3. Root crops
4. Fossil
5. Coconut stones
6. Fishing

Existing Skills
1. Farming
2. Fishing
3. Carpentry
4. Weaving

 

 


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