Rizal

Summary data
Map of the Philippines highlighting Rizal
Typeprovince
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
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 / km2 (6,267 / sq mi)

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. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 2,884,227. This represented 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 these figures, the population density is computed at 2,420 inhabitants per square kilometer or 6,267 inhabitants per square mile.

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

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Local government units

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

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NameTypePopulation (2015)Population (2010)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)Area (2007)Density (2015)Brgy count
Angonomunicipality113,283102,4071.94%26.22 km2 (10.12 sq mi)4,320 / km2 (11,194 / sq mi)10
Antipolocity (CC), capital776,386677,7412.62%306.10 km2 (118.19 sq mi)2,536 / km2 (6,569 / sq mi)16
Barasmunicipality69,30032,60915.43%84.93 km2 (32.79 sq mi)816 / km2 (2,113 / sq mi)10
Binangonanmunicipality282,474249,8722.36%66.34 km2 (25.61 sq mi)4,258 / km2 (11,030 / sq mi)40
Caintamunicipality322,128311,8450.62%42.99 km2 (16.60 sq mi)7,493 / km2 (19,405 / sq mi)7
Cardonamunicipality49,03447,4140.64%28.56 km2 (11.03 sq mi)1,717 / km2 (4,446 / sq mi)18
Jalajalamunicipality32,25430,0741.34%44.12 km2 (17.03 sq mi)731 / km2 (1,894 / sq mi)11
Morongmunicipality58,11852,1942.07%37.58 km2 (14.51 sq mi)1,547 / km2 (4,005 / sq mi)8
Pilillamunicipality64,81259,5271.63%69.95 km2 (27.01 sq mi)927 / km2 (2,400 / sq mi)9
Rodriguezmunicipality369,222280,9045.34%172.65 km2 (66.66 sq mi)2,139 / km2 (5,539 / sq mi)11
San Mateomunicipality252,527205,2554.03%55.09 km2 (21.27 sq mi)4,584 / km2 (11,872 / sq mi)15
Tanaymunicipality117,83098,8793.39%200.00 km2 (77.22 sq mi)589 / km2 (1,526 / sq mi)19
Taytaymunicipality319,104288,9561.91%38.80 km2 (14.98 sq mi)8,224 / km2 (21,302 / sq mi)5
Teresamunicipality57,75547,1633.93%18.61 km2 (7.19 sq mi)3,103 / km2 (8,033 / sq mi)9
Rizal Total2,884,2272,484,8402.88%1,191.94 km2 (460.21 sq mi)2,420 / km2 (6,267 / 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.

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Census datePopulationGrowth rate
50,095
63,7191.53%
87,8761.62%
104,5781.80%
173,9584.58%
307,2385.72%
414,1926.18%
555,5336.05%
977,4485.81%
1,312,4895.68%
1,707,2185.80%
2,298,6914.19%
2,484,8402.87%
2,884,2272.88%

National roads

As of December 2016, the National Roads in Rizal as classified by the Department of Public Works and Highways are:

Primary Roads

  • Cainta-Kayticling-Antipolo-Teresa-Morong Road
  • Manila East Road
  • Marikina Diversion Road
  • Marikina-Victoria Valley-Antipolo Road
  • Sumulong Highway

Secondary Roads

  • Antipolo Circumferential Road A
  • Antipolo Hinulugang Taktak Road

Tertiary Roads

  • Angono Diversion Road
  • Antipolo Circumferential Road B
  • Antipolo Diversion Road 1
  • Antipolo Diversion Road 2
  • Binangonan Diversion Road
  • Cabrera-Antipolo Road
  • IBP-San Mateo Road
  • Imelda Avenue
  • Marikina-Infanta Road
  • Pillila Junction-Jala Jala Road
  • Rodriguez-San Jose Road
  • Sagbat-Pililla Diversion Road
  • San Mateo-Rodriguez Road
  • Tanay-Sampaloc Road
  • Taytay Diversion Road

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 2,884,227, ranked 6 out of 81
  • Land area (2007): 460.21 square kilometers, ranked 74 out of 81
  • Population density (2015): 2,420 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1 out of 81
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.88%, ranked 4 out of 81

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.
  3. Data on National Roads is from the Department of Public Works and Highways.
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