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."