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In 1820 Trinidad was still a barrio in the Northern part of Bohol inhabited by a small group of settlers under the leadership of Macag. It was once named Cabigon but the abundance of ipil trees in the area caused it to be referred to as 'Ipil' thus becoming an official name when it became a town.

But Ipil became a barrio when it was annexed to Talibon on October 31, 1903 by virtue of Act 968. Several attempts to reestablish Ipil as municipality failed but in 1947, through the combined efforts of the people led by Juan Gonzales and aided by Sen. Oligarion Clarin, Ipil regained its former status as a town and was renamed Trinidad in honor of the wife of Pres. Manuel A. Roxas who issued the EO No. 80 s. of 1947, restoring the community to its former status of independent municipality.

Trinidad Police Station: +63 38 516 1166; +63 38 516 1080

Bank: First Consolidated Bank "FCB"


What to see in Trinidad:
The Kawasan Falls is located in barangay San Isidro in Trinidad, Bohol. This beautiful waterfalls is about 20 meters high.

Trinidad at a glance
Population (2015): 31956
Population (2010): 28828
Population (2000): 25683
Number of households (2000): 4707
Land area: 9472 ha
Number of barangays: 20
Distance from Tagbilaran: 98 km

BarangayPopulation (2000)Households (2000)Population (2010)Population (2015)
Hinlayagan Ilaud98418010951134
Hinlayagan Ilaya152429618252175
La Union160128117471995
La Victoria139626415181611
Mabuhay Cabigohan89218211331211
Manuel M. Roxas100518410171138
San Isidro53188629501
San Vicente132023217991958
Santo Tomas90514710131100
Tagum Norte125524213581614
Tagum Sur104719214121559

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

Jeroen Hellingman

What readers think...

Elpedio Asas Jr wrote:
Sunday, 21 July 2013 14:23:36 PHT
Hi Hello, Im looking contact number of Mr.Dominic Acuna Jr, Poblacion Triniday Bohol. Please email me, sms +6738671560,chikka 00324739727 Best regards, Thank you. ALONG ASAS

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