Amadeo, Cavite Profile – PhilAtlas

Amadeo, Province of Cavite

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceCavite
Barangay count26
Postal code4119
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)36.92 km2 (14.25 sq mi)
Population (2015)37,649
Density (2015)1,020 / km2 (2,642 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 10' North, 120° 55' East (14.1695, 120.9219)
Estimated elevation above sea level441.9 meters (1,449.4 feet)

Amadeo is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Cavite.

The municipality has a land area of 36.92 square kilometers or 14.25 square miles which constitutes 2.35% of Cavite's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 37,649. This represented 1.02% of the total population of Cavite province, or 0.26% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,020 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,642 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Amadeo has 26 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)
Banaybanay6.09%2,2932,1556.40%1.19%
Barangay I3.79%1,4261,3922.44%0.46%
Barangay II1.29%487557-12.57%-2.52%
Barangay III1.13%427450-5.11%-0.99%
Barangay IV2.36%88980410.57%1.93%
Barangay IX1.56%587621-5.48%-1.07%
Barangay V4.92%1,8541,51322.54%3.95%
Barangay VI2.28%8578263.75%0.70%
Barangay VII1.43%5405233.25%0.61%
Barangay VIII1.57%59148122.87%4.00%
Barangay X0.99%373394-5.33%-1.04%
Barangay XI1.20%4524353.91%0.73%
Barangay XII3.72%1,4011,409-0.57%-0.11%
Bucal2.64%9939494.64%0.87%
Buho3.97%1,4951,22721.84%3.83%
Dagatan7.23%2,7222,03134.02%5.73%
Halang5.85%2,2021,81421.39%3.76%
Loma5.93%2,2311,81622.85%4.00%
Maitim I7.49%2,8202,55910.20%1.87%
Maymangga2.87%1,0821,0126.92%1.28%
Minantok Kanluran2.29%86278010.51%1.92%
Minantok Silangan2.63%9899039.52%1.75%
Pangil7.73%2,9092,58512.53%2.27%
Salaban6.14%2,3111,91920.43%3.60%
Talon8.23%3,1002,71214.31%2.58%
Tamacan4.66%1,7561,59010.44%1.91%
Amadeo Total37,64933,45712.53%2.27%

Historical population

The population of Amadeo grew from 10,560 in 1960 to 37,649 in 2015, an increase of 27,089 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.27%, or an increase of 4,192 people, from the previous population of 33,457 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
10,560
13,0302.08%
14,4712.13%
16,2342.32%
21,0222.62%
22,7281.47%
25,7372.70%
31,7052.92%
33,4571.98%
37,6492.27%

Location

The municipal center of Amadeo is situated at approximately 14° 10' North, 120° 55' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 441.9 meters or 1,449.4 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 Amadeo are Tagaytay, Trece Martires, Dasmariñas, General Trias, Cabuyao, and Biñan. The nearest municipalities are Mendez, Indang, Alfonso, Silang, Laurel, and Talisay. Its distance from the national capital is 47.01 kilometers (29.21 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Mendez, Cavite, 4.73 kilometers (2.94 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S22°W)
  • Indang, Cavite, 5.60 kilometers (3.48 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N59°W)
  • Alfonso, Cavite, 7.90 kilometers (4.91 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S64°W)
  • Silang, Cavite, 8.22 kilometers (5.11 miles) to the Northeast (N43°E)
  • Laurel, Batangas, 13.23 kilometers (8.22 miles) to the South (S5°E)
  • Talisay, Batangas, 13.62 kilometers (8.47 miles) to the Southeast (S52°E)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 47.01 kilometers (29.21 miles) to the North (N8°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 37,649, ranked 744 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 14.25 square kilometers, ranked 1,502 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,020 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 168 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.27%, ranked 277 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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