Getafe
Province of Bohol

Summary data
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceBohol
Barangay count24
Postal code6334
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesTañon Strait, Visayan Sea
Area (2007)120.50 km2
(46.53 sq. mi)
Population (2015)30,955
Density (2015)257 per km2
(665 per sq. mi)
Coordinates10° 9' North, 124° 9' East
(10.1496 ° N, 124.1534 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
5.1 meters
(16.6 feet)
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Getafe is a coastal municipality in the island province of Bohol.

The municipality has a land area of 120.50 square kilometers or 46.53 square miles which constitutes 2.50% of Bohol's total area. The 2015 Census records its population as 30,955 representing 2.36% of the total population of Bohol province, or 0.42% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 257 inhabitants per square kilometer or 665 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Getafe has 24 barangays as shown in the following table.

BarangayPopulation
percentage

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

Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Alumar3.76%1,16493524.49%4.26%
Banacon4.19%1,2981,304-0.46%-0.09%
Buyog2.93%90677516.90%3.02%
Cabasakan3.81%1,1791,1492.61%0.49%
Campao Occidental1.56%48441815.79%2.83%
Campao Oriental3.34%1,0349637.37%1.36%
Cangmundo3.14%9729680.41%0.08%
Carlos P. Garcia3.21%99485815.85%2.84%
Corte Baud2.80%86870423.30%4.07%
Handumon3.79%1,17298319.23%3.41%
Jagoliao4.37%1,3531,478-8.46%-1.67%
Jandayan Norte3.11%9639016.88%1.28%
Jandayan Sur4.97%1,5381,36013.09%2.37%
Mahanay1.74%53848411.16%2.03%
Nasingin6.61%2,0451,80913.05%2.36%
Pandanon7.20%2,2281,84021.09%3.71%
Poblacion8.71%2,6952,37113.67%2.47%
Saguise5.34%1,6521,35821.65%3.80%
Salog3.86%1,1951,03615.35%2.76%
San Jose5.59%1,7291,43220.74%3.65%
Santo Niño2.48%76868611.95%2.17%
Taytay4.96%1,5361,33415.14%2.72%
Tugas2.86%886896-1.12%-0.21%
Tulang5.68%1,7581,7460.69%0.13%
Getafe Total30,95527,78811.40%2.08%
Historical population

The population of Getafe grew from 12,177 in 1960 to 30,955 in 2015, an increase of 18,778 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.08%, or an increase of 3,167 people, from the previous population of 27,788 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1512,177
1970 May 614,3381.61%
1975 May 115,9032.10%
1980 May 116,7691.07%
1990 May 121,1352.34%
1995 Sep 123,9272.35%
2000 May 126,8262.48%
2007 Aug 127,8520.52%
2010 May 127,788-0.08%
2015 Aug 130,9552.08%
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The town center of Getafe is situated at approximately 10° 9' North, 124° 9' East, which has an elevation estimated at 5.1 meters or 16.6 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 Getafe are Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, Cebu City, Talisay, Danao, and Naga. The nearest municipalities are Buenavista, Inabanga, Talibon, Trinidad, Danao, and Bien Unido. Its distance from the national capital is 600.34 kilometers (373.03 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

Nearest towns

  • Buenavista, Bohol, 8.78 kilometers (5.45 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S30°W)
  • Inabanga, Bohol, 16.11 kilometers (10.01 miles) to the Southwest (S36°W)
  • Talibon, Bohol, 18.78 kilometers (11.67 miles) to the East (S90°E)
  • Trinidad, Bohol, 22.31 kilometers (13.86 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S69°E)
  • Danao, Bohol, 23.87 kilometers (14.83 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S18°E)
  • Bien Unido, Bohol, 24.74 kilometers (15.37 miles) to the East (S87°E)

Nearest cities

  • Lapu-Lapu, 28.60 kilometers (17.77 miles) to the Northwest (N51°W)
  • Mandaue, 30.11 kilometers (18.71 miles) to the Northwest (N50°W)
  • Cebu City, 33.54 kilometers (20.84 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N58°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 35.15 kilometers (21.84 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N72°W)
  • Danao, Cebu, 43.30 kilometers (26.90 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N19°W)
  • Naga, Cebu, 43.97 kilometers (27.32 miles) to the West (N81°W)

Distance from Manila: 600.34 kilometers (373.03 miles) to the Northwest (N35°W)

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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