Antipas is the smallest municipality in Cotabato Province.
This predominantly agricultural municipality is a known producer of corn and rubber. Antipas, which is centrally located at the heart of the Arakan Valley, also grows cassava, coconut, coffee, and cacao.
As of 2,000, this third-class municipality is home to 19,810 people in 3,826 households. Around 74% of the population are Ilonggo while Cebuanos and Ilocanos make up 12% and 7.9%, respectively.