|Municipality of Cagwait|
|Location of Cagwait in the province of Surigao del Sur|
|Province :||Surigao del Sur|
|District:||1. District of Surigao del Sur|
|Income class :||4. Income bracket|
May 1, 2000 census
August 1, 2015 census
|Postal code :||8304|
|Mayor :||Bonifacio G. Ondona|
|Geographical location in the Philippines|
Cagwait is a municipality in the Philippines in the province of Surigao del Sur . The most important educational institution in the community is the Surigao del Sur State University , which was founded in 2010.
Cagwait is located 32 km southwest of the provincial capital of Surigao del Sur Tandag City . It borders on the municipality of Bayabas in the north and Marihatag in the south. In the east lies the Pacific Ocean , in the west the Diwata Mountains .
Cagwait is political in eleven barangays divided.
- Bitaugan East
- Bitaugan West
- La Purisima (Palhe)