Concepcion is a philippine municipality. It is located in the province Misamis Occidental
in Region X Northern Mindanao
which is a part of the Mindanao group
of islands. The municipality Concepcion is seated about 24 km west-south-west of province capital Oroquieta City
and about 744 km south-south-east of Philippine main capital Manila. The geographic coordinates of Concepcion are 8° 24' 16'' N, 123° 35' 42'' E.
Administratively the Municipality of Concepcion is subdivided into 18 barangays. One forms the center of the city wheras the other 17 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Municipality.
According to the 2007 census, Concepcion has a population of 8,355 and belongs to the smallest 119 cities and municipalities of the Philippines with less than 10.000 inhabitants. Based on the number of its inhabitants Concepcion is number 1541 of the most populous cities of the Philippines and at 438 in Mindanao group of islands and at 17 of the most populous cities of province Misamis Occidental. With an area of 61.60 km² Concepcion is one of the cities with a smaller urban area. Based on its area area, it ranks only as the 16th of the smallest cities of the province of Misamis Occidental.
The urbanization status of Concepcion as classified as partly urban.
Among the bigger cities and municipalities in the neighborhood of Concepcion there are Dipolog City (Zamboanga Del Norte) 29 km west-north-west, Iligan City (Lanao Del Norte) 73 km east-south-east, Ozamis City 39 km south-east, Zamboanga City (Zamboanga Del Sur) 65 km south-south-west, Marawi City (Lanao Del Sur) 89 km east-south-east, Pagadian City (Zamboanga Del Sur) 65 km south-south-west, Oroquieta City 24 km east-north-east, Dapitan City (Zamboanga Del Norte) 33 km north-west, Lala (Lanao Del Norte) 50 km south-south-east as well as 68 km west-south-west of Concepcion the municipality Sindangan (Zamboanga Del Norte).