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Agusan del Norte
Province of Agusan del Norte
Lake Mainit at Kitcharao
Magallanes Shrine Jabonga
Agusan del Norte Provinvial Capitol
From top, left to right: Lake Mainit at Kitcharao; Magellan Shrine; Brgy. Poblacion in Jabonga; Agusan del Norte Provincial Capitol
Flag of Agusan del Norte
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Capital
  • Seat of government: Butuan
Area rank 48th out of 81
  (excluding Butuan City)
Highest elevation
(Mount Hilong-Hilong)
1,920 m (6,300 ft)
 • Rank 64th out of 81
 • Density rank 62nd out of 81
  (excluding Butuan City)
Divisions
 • Independent cities
 • Component cities
 • Municipalities
 • Barangays 166
including independent cities: 252
 • Districts 1st and 2nd districts of Agusan del Norte (shared with Butuan City)
Time zone UTC+8 (PHT)
Spoken languages
Income classification 3rd class
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‡ As per RA 8811, Cabadbaran is the officially designated capital of the province. However, the provincial government still holds office in Butuan City, pending the actual transfer of provincial offices to the new capital.

Agusan del Norte (Cebuano: Amihanang Agusan; Butuanon: Probinsya hong Agusan del Norte) is a province in the Philippines. It is in the Caraga region in Mindanao. The capital is the city of Cabadbaran and is bordered on the northeast by Surigao del Norte; mid-east by Surigao del Sur; southeast by Agusan del Sur, and southwest by Misamis Oriental. It faces Butuan Bay, part of the Bohol Sea, to the northwest.

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