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Tagbilaran City is a 3rd class city in the province of Bohol, Philippines. It is the capital and a component city of the island of Bohol. It is situated some 630 kilometers southeast of Manila and 72 kilometers south of Cebu City. Tagbilaran lies on the southwestern part of the province, The town of Cortes is situated to the north of the city, the town of Corella is on its northeast side, while the town of Baclayon is on its eastern side.
It is the principal gateway to the island province of Bohol. It is one of the eight Philippine Dream Cities along with the Island Garden City of Samal, San Fernando, La Union, Cebu City, Iloilo City, Marikina, Naga, Calbayog City and Surigao City.Land Area
It has a total land area of 32.7 km², including about 13 km. of coastline.Location
It is located in the first district of Bohol, a province of Central Visayas or Region VII.Number of Barangays
There are 15 barangays comprising Tagbilaran.
The city has an estimated population of 89,000 for the year 2003, with an annual growth rate of 3.6%. However, 41% of the entire population resides in the 4 urban districts where trade and commerce are concentrated.