Mariveles
Province of Bataan

Summary data
Island groupLuzon
RegionCentral Luzon (Region III)
ProvinceBataan
Barangay count18
Postal code2105
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesManila Bay [South China Sea]
Area (2007)153.90 km2
(59.42 sq. mi)
Population (2015)127,536
Density (2015)829 per km2
(2,146 per sq. mi)
Coordinates14° 26' North, 120° 29' East
(14.4356 ° N, 120.4903 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
9.1 meters
(29.8 feet)
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Mariveles is a coastal municipality in the province of Bataan.

The municipality has a land area of 153.90 square kilometers or 59.42 square miles which constitutes 11.21% of Bataan's total area. The 2015 Census records its population as 127,536 representing 16.77% of the total population of Bataan province, or 1.14% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 829 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,146 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Mariveles has 18 barangays as shown in the following table.

BarangayPopulation
percentage

(2015)
Population
(2015)
Population
(2010)
Change
(2010-2015)

Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Alas‑asin11.80%15,04711,60629.65%5.07%
Alion2.56%3,2643,0158.26%1.52%
Balon‑Anito9.63%12,28610,25519.80%3.50%
Baseco Country3.59%4,5813,44033.17%5.61%
Batangas II4.67%5,9515,12216.19%2.90%
Biaan1.44%1,8371,57116.93%3.02%
Cabcaben5.04%6,4276,2692.52%0.48%
Camaya11.66%14,86912,07723.12%4.04%
Ipag7.85%10,0109,4306.15%1.14%
Lucanin4.05%5,1693,57044.79%7.30%
Malaya3.85%4,9105,211-5.78%-1.13%
Maligaya3.46%4,4074,416-0.20%-0.04%
Mt. View8.20%10,4618,84318.30%3.25%
Poblacion6.22%7,9388,074-1.68%-0.32%
San Carlos1.19%1,5171,592-4.71%-0.91%
San Isidro4.52%5,7615,816-0.95%-0.18%
Sisiman4.88%6,2215,8376.58%1.22%
Townsite5.39%6,8806,5634.83%0.90%
Mariveles Total127,536112,70713.16%2.38%
Historical population

The population of Mariveles grew from 9,067 in 1960 to 127,536 in 2015, an increase of 118,469 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.38%, or an increase of 14,829 people, from the previous population of 112,707 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 159,067
1970 May 616,1575.81%
1975 May 125,1679.30%
1980 May 148,59414.06%
1990 May 160,7612.26%
1995 Sep 176,6264.44%
2000 May 185,7792.45%
2007 Aug 1102,8442.53%
2010 May 1112,7073.39%
2015 Aug 1127,5362.38%
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The town center of Mariveles is situated at approximately 14° 26' North, 120° 29' East, which has an elevation estimated at 9.1 meters or 29.8 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Mariveles are Balanga, General Trias, Trece Martires, Cavite City, Imus, and Olongapo. The nearest municipalities are Limay, Bagac, Orion, Pilar, Ternate, and Abucay. Its distance from the national capital is 55.49 kilometers (34.48 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

Nearest towns

  • Limay, Bataan, 18.01 kilometers (11.19 miles) to the Northeast (N39°E)
  • Bagac, Bataan, 20.73 kilometers (12.88 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°W)
  • Orion, Bataan, 22.57 kilometers (14.02 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N25°E)
  • Pilar, Bataan, 26.46 kilometers (16.44 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N15°E)
  • Ternate, Cavite, 29.48 kilometers (18.32 miles) to the Southeast (S56°E)
  • Abucay, Bataan, 31.97 kilometers (19.87 miles) to the North (N9°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 55.49 kilometers (34.48 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N72°E)

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal codes are from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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