Mariveles, Province of Bataan

Summary data
Typemunicipality
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 / km2 (2,146 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 26' North, 120° 29' East (14.4356, 120.4903)
Estimated elevation above sea level9.1 meters (29.8 feet)

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. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 127,536. This represented 16.77% of the total population of Bataan province, or 1.14% of the overall population of the Central Luzon region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 829 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,146 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mariveles has 18 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
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.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
9,067
16,1575.81%
25,1679.30%
48,59414.06%
60,7612.26%
76,6264.44%
85,7792.45%
102,8442.53%
112,7073.39%
127,5362.38%

Location

The municipal center of Mariveles is situated at approximately 14° 26' North, 120° 29' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is 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.

great-circle distance

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)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 127,536, ranked 123 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 59.42 square kilometers, ranked 732 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 829 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 220 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.38%, ranked 236 out of 1,634

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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