Muntinlupa

Summary data
Typecity (highly urbanized)
Island groupLuzon
RegionNational Capital Region (NCR)
Barangay count9
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)39.75 km2 (15.35 sq mi)
Population (2015)504,509
Density (2015)12,692 / km2 (32,867 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 24' North, 121° 3' East (14.3949, 121.0444)
Estimated elevation above sea level16.1 meters (52.7 feet)

Muntinlupa is a landlocked highly urbanized city in the National Capital Region.

The city has a land area of 39.75 square kilometers or 15.35 square miles. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 504,509. This represented 3.92% of the total population of the National Capital Region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 12,692 inhabitants per square kilometer or 32,867 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Muntinlupa has 9 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)
Alabang12.64%63,79356,75212.41%2.25%
Bayanan7.27%36,67335,3923.62%0.68%
Buli1.84%9,2927,31926.96%4.65%
Cupang11.56%58,33157,0132.31%0.44%
New Alabang Village4.25%21,42920,3495.31%0.99%
Poblacion22.87%115,387103,10411.91%2.17%
Putatan17.65%89,02282,0158.54%1.57%
Sucat11.40%57,50446,96422.44%3.93%
Tunasan10.52%53,07851,0334.01%0.75%
Muntinlupa Total504,509459,9419.69%1.78%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Muntinlupa for the fiscal year of 2016 was 3,890,414,127.50.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
20092,229,256,179.96
20102,114,280,351.17-5.16%
20112,318,739,087.739.67%
20122,343,513,937.731.07%
20132,519,716,000.417.52%
20142,942,165,695.2116.77%
20153,447,255,533.8517.17%
20163,890,414,127.5012.86%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Muntinlupa is 30 to 34, with 50,636 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2,505 individuals.

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Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19,022
1 to 435,674
5 to 943,068
10 to 1441,881
15 to 1945,804
20 to 2450,144
25 to 2949,807
30 to 3450,636
35 to 3937,706
40 to 4439,223
45 to 4927,423
50 to 5422,435
55 to 5918,400
60 to 6413,929
65 to 699,041
70 to 744,708
75 to 793,103
80 and over2,505
Total504,509

Historical population

The population of Muntinlupa grew from 21,893 in 1960 to 504,509 in 2015, an increase of 482,616 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.78%, or an increase of 44,568 people, from the previous population of 459,941 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
21,893
65,05711.24%
94,5637.79%
136,6797.64%
278,4117.38%
399,8467.02%
379,310-1.12%
452,9432.48%
459,9410.56%
504,5091.78%

Location

The city center of Muntinlupa is situated at approximately 14° 24' North, 121° 3' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.1 meters or 52.7 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 Muntinlupa are San Pedro, Biñan, Santa Rosa, Las Piñas, Imus, and Parañaque. The nearest municipalities are Carmona, General Mariano Alvarez, Pateros, Kawit, Binangonan, and Noveleta. Its distance from the national capital is 22.74 kilometers (14.13 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • San Pedro, Laguna, 3.90 kilometers (2.42 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S21°E)
  • Biñan, Laguna, 7.59 kilometers (4.72 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S33°E)
  • Santa Rosa, Laguna, 11.41 kilometers (7.09 miles) to the Southeast (S40°E)
  • Las Piñas, 11.63 kilometers (7.23 miles) to the Northwest (N35°W)
  • Imus, Cavite, 12.49 kilometers (7.76 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N78°W)
  • Parañaque, 13.02 kilometers (8.09 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N26°W)

Distance from Manila: 22.74 kilometers (14.13 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N18°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 504,509, ranked 15 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 15.35 square kilometers, ranked 1,437 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 12,692 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 18 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.78%, ranked 1,505 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. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
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