Location

Mobo is one of the twenty one municipalities that comprise the Province of  Masbate. It is located at the North Eastern portion of Masbate bounded on the north by Masbate City; on the east by the Masbate Pass, on the West by the Municipality of Milagros; and on the south by the Municipality of Uson. It lies on the coordinates of 12® 33’ 44” to 12® 33’ 00” latitude to 123®  36’  00” to 123® 33’  00”longitude with two (4) barangays classified as Urban  and twenty seven (25) as Rural barangays.

It is 6.5 kms. away from Masbate City the capital town of Masbate province.

PHYSICAL FEATURES

Land Classification

The Municipality of Mobo has a total land area of 15,904.4151 hectares  (Based on PENRO Land Classification records and Cadastral 531-D survey), which constitutes 3.83% of the total land area of the province. It is generally classified into two: 1) alienable and disposable land is 10,701.55 hectares or  67% of the municipal area, and 2)timber land of forestland is 4,792.57 hectares or 30% of the total land area of Mobo.

Total Land Area

Boundaries

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Distance (Kms)

Number of Barangays

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LAND USES

Total Land Area  

Agricultural   

Forest  

Residential 

Commercial   

Industrial   

Institutional  

15,904.4151 hectares

North: Masbate City

South: Municipality of Uson

East:    Masbate Pass

West:  Municipality of Milagros

4TH Class Municipality

Mobo – 6.5 Kms. from Masbate City

29 Barangays

Dry – December to April

Wet – May to November

1247.21 mm

125.00mm

27.00 ®C -33.00® C

15,904.4151   

10,610.00

4,792.57

70.809

10.550

10.202

410.280