LGU Profile

Legal Basis of Creation

Existing Law : R.A. 4745
Date Created : June 18, 1968

Political Subdivision

Political District : 2nd Congressional District
No. of Barangays : 20

Municipal Information

Telephone Nos.                  : (084) 628-8667/628-6435
Income Class                      : 1st Class
Town Fiesta                        : July 16
Religion                               : Predominantly Roman Catholic
Major Source of Income  : Farming
2018 Annual Budget         : P 217,000,000.00

Distances from Poblacion

I. PHYSICAL FEATURES

Land Uses Area Percentage
Agricultural 16,160.54 95.59
Residential 255.45 1.51
Commercial24.180.14
Agro-Industrial46.290.27
Industrial18.520.11
Institutional64.200.38
Forest236.151.40
Special Use4.290.03
Tourism2.690.02
Fishpond94.440.55
Total16,906.75100.00

Total Land Area, Population and Number of Households

Source: * Computed as per NSO 2015

II ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SECTOR

2.1 AGRICULTURE AND FISHERIES

2.1.1 Major Crops

Annual
Production (MT)
Area
Planted (HA)
Rice17,724.723,889.00
Banana183,511.054,805.00
Corn159.90256.25

2.1.2 Fishing

Fishing Ground1,887.00 has
Fishponds222.25 has
Annual fish Production3.65 MT
Major Species Catched/Harvested
Tilapia, Hito, Tamban, Pangasius

2.2 LIVESTOCK AND POULTRY

2.2.1 Livestock

PopulationAnnual Prod’n (MT)
Cattle 58126.15
Swine12,830547.30
Carabao48421.78

2.2.2 Poultry

Poultry12,34011.11

2.3 TRADE AND INDUSTRY

2.3.1 Industrial Factories

Carmen Corrugated Containers
Alejal, Carmen, Davao del Norte

Charcoal Processing
Brgy. Ising, Carmen, Davao del Norte

Banana Flour/Producer
Cool Mining Ventures
New Camiling, Carmen, Davao del Norte

Safecon Industries
Brgy. Asuncion, Carmen, Davao del Norte

2.3.2 Existing Major Business Establishments

Within the BOR Commercial Building
• Monvive Construction and Supplies
• JV Agricultural Supplies
• Panabo Pawnshop
• Sea and Air Travel
• St. Jude Marketing
• 3 Lito’s Store (Rice Retailer)
• HB1 (NCCC)
• Aquabest Water Refiling Station

Tagum Cooperative, Inc.Public Market
Flying V Gas StationNat’l. Highway
Shell Gas StationOne Network BankSto. Niño
One Network BankPublic Market
JV Construction and SupplyPublic Market
RD PawnshopPublic Market
M Lhuillier Kwarta PadalaPoblacion
J Dano PharmacyPoblacion
L & C PharmacyPoblacion
CENTRO INNNat’t. Highway, Sto. Niño, Carmen, Davao del Norte