AGUSAN DEL SUR

 
  • Created under Republic Act No. 4969 on June 17, 1967 dividing Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur
  • AGUSAN was derived from the local dialect, “AGASAN”, meaning “where the water flows“
  • Created under Republic Act No. 4969 on June 17, 1967 dividing Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur
  • AGUSAN was derived from the local dialect, “AGASAN”, meaning “where the water flows“
Total Land Area 896,550 Hectares (4th largest land area in the Country)
Municipality 13
Component City   1
Barangay  314
Population 694,548 (NSO Census 2010)
751,800  (estimated as of 2014)
Primary Industries Lumber (planted species)
Palm Oil (FPPI)
Rice, Corn, Coconut, Banana
Mining (Philsaga & 103 small Scale )
Weather Condition Cold weather and 75% rainy
Banks    23 Commercial Banks
Educational Institutions 7 Colleges and  1 University

AGUSAN DEL SUR POLICE PROVINCIAL OFFICE

  • Created under GO # 363 dated 30 June 1969
  • Command HQs operated on August 12, 1969
  • June 27, 1973 – Lot was donated by Hon. Valentina G. Plaza to the Philippine Constabulary