Rizal

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Rizal
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
CapitalAntipolo
Total local government units
Cities1
Municipalities13
Barangays188
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)1,191.94 km2
(460.21 sq. mi)
Population (2015)2,884,227
Density (2015)2,420 per km2
(6,267 per sq. mi)
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Rizal is a province in the Philippines situated in the CALABARZON region occupying the central section of Luzon. Its capital is the City of Antipolo.

The province has a land area of 1,191.94 square kilometers or 460.21 square miles. The 2015 Census records its population as 2,884,227 representing 20.01% of the total population of the CALABARZON region, 5.02% of the overall population of the Luzon island group, or 2.86% of the entire population of the Philippines. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 2,420 inhabitants per square kilometer or 6,267 inhabitants per square mile.

Map

Rizal is bordered, clockwise from the North, by Bulacan, Quezon, Laguna, Laguna de Bay, and National Capital Region.

Local government units

Rizal has 13 municipalities and 1 city. The total number of barangays in the province is 188.

NameType
Population and
Population
percentage

(2015)
Population
(2010)
Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Area
(2007)
Density
(2015)
Brgy
count
Angonomun113,283
(3.93%)
102,4071.94%26.22 km2
(10.12 sq mi)
4,320 per km2
(11,194 per sq mi)
10
Antipolocity (CC), capital776,386
(26.92%)
677,7412.62%306.10 km2
(118.19 sq mi)
2,536 per km2
(6,569 per sq mi)
16
Barasmun69,300
(2.40%)
32,60915.43%84.93 km2
(32.79 sq mi)
816 per km2
(2,113 per sq mi)
10
Binangonanmun282,474
(9.79%)
249,8722.36%66.34 km2
(25.61 sq mi)
4,258 per km2
(11,030 per sq mi)
40
Caintamun322,128
(11.17%)
311,8450.62%42.99 km2
(16.60 sq mi)
7,493 per km2
(19,405 per sq mi)
7
Cardonamun49,034
(1.70%)
47,4140.64%28.56 km2
(11.03 sq mi)
1,717 per km2
(4,446 per sq mi)
18
Jalajalamun32,254
(1.12%)
30,0741.34%44.12 km2
(17.03 sq mi)
731 per km2
(1,894 per sq mi)
11
Morongmun58,118
(2.02%)
52,1942.07%37.58 km2
(14.51 sq mi)
1,547 per km2
(4,005 per sq mi)
8
Pilillamun64,812
(2.25%)
59,5271.63%69.95 km2
(27.01 sq mi)
927 per km2
(2,400 per sq mi)
9
Rodriguezmun369,222
(12.80%)
280,9045.34%172.65 km2
(66.66 sq mi)
2,139 per km2
(5,539 per sq mi)
11
San Mateomun252,527
(8.76%)
205,2554.03%55.09 km2
(21.27 sq mi)
4,584 per km2
(11,872 per sq mi)
15
Tanaymun117,830
(4.09%)
98,8793.39%200.00 km2
(77.22 sq mi)
589 per km2
(1,526 per sq mi)
19
Taytaymun319,104
(11.06%)
288,9561.91%38.80 km2
(14.98 sq mi)
8,224 per km2
(21,302 per sq mi)
5
Teresamun57,755
(2.00%)
47,1633.93%18.61 km2
(7.19 sq mi)
3,103 per km2
(8,033 per sq mi)
9
Rizal Total2,884,2272,484,8402.88%1,191.94 km2
(460.21 sq mi)
2,420 per km2
(6,267 per sq mi)
188
Historical population

The population of Rizal grew from 173,958 in 1960 to 2,884,227 in 2015, an increase of 2,710,269 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.88%, or an increase of 399,387 people, from the previous population of 2,484,840 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1903 Mar 250,095
1918 Dec 3163,7191.53%
1939 Jan 187,8761.62%
1948 Oct 1104,5781.80%
1960 Feb 15173,9584.58%
1970 May 6307,2385.72%
1975 May 1414,1926.18%
1980 May 1555,5336.05%
1990 May 1977,4485.81%
1995 Sep 11,312,4895.68%
2000 May 11,707,2185.80%
2007 Aug 12,298,6914.19%
2010 May 12,484,8402.87%
2015 Aug 12,884,2272.88%

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Maps utilize OpenStreetMap data available under the Open Data Commons Open Database License.
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