Municipality of Samboan lies on the southernmost
tip of the Island of Cebu and is approximately 140
kms. from Cebu City. It is bounded on the North
by the Municipality Ginatilan; on the South by the
Municipality Santander; on the East by the Municipality
of Oslob; and on the West by Tanon Strait.
Annual Income:(As of 1996) P 4,999,145.87
No. of Barangays: 15
Total Land Area (Cadastral Survey): 6,414.00 Has.
Land Classification as of (Latest Year)
Arable Area: 4,800.00 Has.
Residential : 50.00 Has.
Commercial : 12.00 Has.
Industrial : none
Certified Alienable /Disposable Land:
Wildlife/Military Reserve Land :
Unclassified Forest Land/Wilderness
National Parks/Playgrounds : 3.50
The Municipality of Samboan is generally hilly with high
mountains scattered on the western half.
The climate of Samboan falls under the third type of climate
in the Philippines and is characterized by no very pronounced
maximum rain period; but with short dry season lasting
from one to three months.
Faraon clay Faraon clay steep-phase Lugo clay
(Latest NCSO Survey-1994 ) 15,215
No. of Household: 3,405
Labor Force: 7,000
and Utilities Road Network
Road: 5.0 Kms.
Provincial Road: 15.0 Kms.
Municipal Road : 4.5 Kms.
Barangay Road : 25.0 Kms.
Ports (Domestic/International): 2 (non-functional)
Airport (If any): none
(Public & Private)
Public Market: 1
Multi-purpose Building: 3
Recreation Courts/Centers : 8
of Buses: 1 bus per hr. passes from Bato to Cebu City
of Jeepneys : 6
of Trisicads : 15
of Post Office: 1
of Telephone Stations: 1
of Telex Services: none
of Telegraphic Stations: 1
of Electricity: CEBECO
of Barangay Served: -
Household Served: -
of Water: Mun. Water System
of Households Served: -
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: 2
No. of Cooperatives within the area: 4
of Business No. of Establishments
Restaurants & Cafeterias: 4
Fresh Fish & Meat Retailers: 2
General Merchandising: 2
Service and Repair Shops: 2
Tailoring & Dress Shops: 3
Pawnshops & Lending Investments: 2
Lumber and Hardwares: 2
Pharmacies and Drug Stores: 3
Marketing Firms (Appliances, furniture,etc.): none
Gasoline Stations: 1
Photo Shops & Beauty Parlors: 3
Others (Pls. Specify)
materials available within the area:
4. Root crops
9. Woods for Woodcraft
11. Fruit trees Products
3. Assorted skills for Fashion accessories
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