Green Background: Represents "HOPE," from the Spanish word "ESPERANZA."

Shield: Derived from the Provincial Seal of Agusan del Sur where the town is located.

Sun: Represents life with 8 rays representing the eight 8 districts of the Municipality.

Two Red Arrows: Represent the original subdivisions comprising the Esperanza, namely: the Wawa and Ojot subdivisions.

River: Represents the Agusan River traversing the Esperanza, historically considered as lifestream of the town.

Corn, Rice, & Logs: Represent the major industries of the Municipality.

Tilapia Fish: Represents the identified ONE TOWN, ONE PRODUCT (OTOP) of the Municipality, its scientific name "TILAPIA NOTICA."