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IJsselstein, Monday, 14 February 2011

Clarin is in the northeastern part of Bohol and is 61 kilometers from Tagbilaran City. It was organized on January 31, 1919 out of territories taken from Tubigon, Inabanga and Carmen. It was originally called Can-ogong after one of the early settlers named Ogong who had a habit of hanging a bamboo tube for salted fish. Since he was a popular man in the community the place was called after him, Can-ogong, meaning Ogong's place.

Cang-ogong was changed to Clarin when it was organized as a municipality in honor of the first Civil Governor of Bohol, Hon. Anecito Clarin.

During World War II, its central school was used by the Japanese as a concentration camp for suspected persons.


Clarin Community Hospital
Address: Poblacion Norte, 6330 Clarin, Bohol, Philippines
Phone: +63 38 509 9122

Clarin Community Hospital is a government owned hospital and has a capacity of 15 beds. Dr. Aloysius Sanchez - Chief of Hospital


Clarin celebrate its town fiesta on the 29th of September in honor of Saint Michael.

Clarin Police Station: +63 38 509 9176


Clarin at a glance
Population (2015): 20301
Population (2010): 20296
Population (2000): 18040
Number of households (2000): 3575
Land area: 6279 ha
Number of barangays: 24
Distance from Tagbilaran: 61 km

BarangayPopulation (2000)Households (2000)Population (2010)Population (2015)
Poblacion Centro114823412341285
Poblacion Norte751154838831
Poblacion Sur98018911591246

(Based on figures from the census of 2000, 2010, and 2015 from PSA)

Jeroen Hellingman

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Jose wrote:
Friday, 24 May 2024 11:53:31 PHT
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Ian jay apad wrote:
Wednesday, 11 December 2019 12:46:37 PHT
Sir pede mag ask? Pila diay square meters ang buacao?
Sairel Lerias wrote:
Sunday, 11 February 2018 12:32:22 PHT
Hello! Where can I go to get further history of Clarin Bohol going back to the 1800’s? I’m interested in my family history. Thanks in advance!
Karren Pescadero wrote:
Friday, 10 March 2017 17:57:29 PHT
Hi. Wanna ask how much is the zonal value of a land per sq. meters in Pob. Centro? I'm planning to buy a piece of land to that place. Thanks!

Go to BIR, and download the zip file in which you can find this information. Note that the zonal values are often extremely old, and are not a proper indication for current market value (for Clarin Poblacion, rates are from 2002, and range from 95 to 175 pesos per square meter. I think you can easily multiply those values by 5).--Jeroen.

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