Pilar is a fifth class municipality in the province of Cebu, Philippines. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 11,564 people.
The municipality is contiguous with Ponson Island, that is part of the Camotes Islands.
Pilar is administratively subdivided into 13 barangays:
- Lower Poblacion
- San Isidro
- San Juan
- Upper Poblacion
|Population census of Pilar
|Source: National Statistics Office
People in Pilar speaks mainly Cebuano with an accent similar to the locals of Bohol. Like most Filipinos, Pilaranons also speak Tagalog and English.