Upper left Quadrant: the Kuta, fro which the city's name was derived

Lower left Quadrant: the red-roofed City Hall showing its Mohammedan influence

Upper Right Quadrant: two hills represent the Colina and Timako Hills, dominant features of the city and blue winding strip represents the Rio Grande de Mindana, symbolizing the city's future.

Right Lower Quadrant: coconut, rice and corn, as the main agricultural products of Cotabato City