Bacoor, Province of Cavite

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceCavite
Barangay count73
Postal code4102
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesManila Bay [South China Sea]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)46.17 km2 (17.83 sq mi)
Population (2015)600,609
Density (2015)13,009 / km2 (33,685 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 28' North, 120° 56' East (14.4594, 120.9401)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.0 meters (26.1 feet)

Bacoor is a coastal component city in the province of Cavite.

The city has a land area of 46.17 square kilometers or 17.83 square miles which constitutes 2.93% of Cavite's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 600,609. This represented 16.33% of the total population of Cavite province, or 4.17% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 13,009 inhabitants per square kilometer or 33,685 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bacoor has 73 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)
Alima0.97%5,8536,163-5.03%-0.98%
Aniban I0.56%3,3723,2832.71%0.51%
Aniban II0.54%3,2672,67422.18%3.89%
Aniban III0.15%9008594.77%0.89%
Aniban IV0.33%2,0032,031-1.38%-0.26%
Aniban V0.44%2,6592,6151.68%0.32%
Banalo0.47%2,8472,7374.02%0.75%
Bayanan1.92%11,5229,08026.89%4.64%
Campo Santo0.24%1,4181,26212.36%2.24%
Daang Bukid0.49%2,9672,9630.13%0.03%
Digman0.37%2,2491,89718.56%3.29%
Dulong Bayan1.31%7,8387,08410.64%1.94%
Habay I2.95%17,74715,11317.43%3.11%
Habay II1.88%11,2769,42819.60%3.47%
Kaingin0.61%3,6883,4546.77%1.26%
Ligas I0.73%4,3754,3301.04%0.20%
Ligas II0.82%4,9183,83028.41%4.88%
Ligas III1.33%7,9897,05013.32%2.41%
Mabolo I0.17%9971,193-16.43%-3.36%
Mabolo II0.22%1,3351,415-5.65%-1.10%
Mabolo III0.35%2,1231,70324.66%4.29%
Maliksi I1.03%6,1695,6798.63%1.59%
Maliksi II0.40%2,3752,03017.00%3.03%
Maliksi III0.94%5,6434,91314.86%2.67%
Mambog I1.90%11,3899,86815.41%2.77%
Mambog II0.85%5,0834,7756.45%1.20%
Mambog III2.81%16,88213,08229.05%4.98%
Mambog IV1.57%9,43410,146-7.02%-1.38%
Mambog V0.54%3,2383,461-6.44%-1.26%
Molino I1.99%11,9268,15846.19%7.50%
Molino II6.23%37,39625,81944.84%7.31%
Molino III9.77%58,66352,47011.80%2.15%
Molino IV8.55%51,36236,13642.14%6.92%
Molino V0.87%5,1984,15725.04%4.35%
Molino VI3.01%18,10016,24111.45%2.08%
Molino VII1.96%11,78910,62710.93%2.00%
Niog I0.96%5,7694,64924.09%4.20%
Niog II1.11%6,6516,02410.41%1.90%
Niog III0.91%5,4785,1356.68%1.24%
P. F. Espiritu I0.68%4,0704,239-3.99%-0.77%
P. F. Espiritu II0.39%2,3582,452-3.83%-0.74%
P. F. Espiritu III0.72%4,3413,89411.48%2.09%
P. F. Espiritu IV1.75%10,48210,638-1.47%-0.28%
P. F. Espiritu V0.94%5,6275,11110.10%1.85%
P. F. Espiritu VI0.50%2,9813,200-6.84%-1.34%
P. F. Espiritu VII0.53%3,1603,915-19.28%-4.00%
P. F. Espiritu VIII0.88%5,3005,839-9.23%-1.83%
Queens Row Central0.89%5,3735,3660.13%0.02%
Queens Row East2.84%17,05713,51826.18%4.53%
Queens Row West2.13%12,7639,99527.69%4.76%
Real I0.81%4,8904,05220.68%3.64%
Real II0.70%4,2234,489-5.93%-1.16%
Salinas I2.32%13,92612,7439.28%1.70%
Salinas II0.77%4,6302,89659.88%9.35%
Salinas III0.26%1,5631,774-11.89%-2.38%
Salinas IV0.22%1,3201,646-19.81%-4.12%
San Nicolas I1.20%7,2357,1191.63%0.31%
San Nicolas II1.88%11,2859,51018.66%3.31%
San Nicolas III5.36%32,22127,54616.97%3.03%
Sineguelasan1.01%6,0735,5898.66%1.59%
Tabing Dagat0.65%3,9023,6257.64%1.41%
Talaba I0.46%2,7572,7201.36%0.26%
Talaba II1.95%11,7249,29426.15%4.52%
Talaba III0.25%1,5201,544-1.55%-0.30%
Talaba IV0.50%3,0013,371-10.98%-2.19%
Talaba V0.30%1,7861,7094.51%0.84%
Talaba VI0.41%2,4892,856-12.85%-2.58%
Talaba VII0.52%3,1073,223-3.60%-0.70%
Zapote I1.04%6,2445,45714.42%2.60%
Zapote II0.72%4,2983,87810.83%1.98%
Zapote III0.59%3,5542,75229.14%4.99%
Zapote IV0.35%2,1212,383-10.99%-2.19%
Zapote V3.22%19,34018,3395.46%1.02%
Bacoor Total600,609520,21615.45%2.77%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Bacoor for the fiscal year of 2016 was 1,454,341,216.11.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009651,025,747.70
2010651,174,607.160.02%
2011710,456,480.199.10%
2012756,523,769.466.48%
20131,081,335,309.7742.93%
20141,227,395,101.2613.51%
20151,329,129,217.678.29%
20161,454,341,216.119.42%

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 Bacoor is 15 to 19, with 56,997 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2,833 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 110,934
1 to 445,783
5 to 955,092
10 to 1454,521
15 to 1956,997
20 to 2456,464
25 to 2955,546
30 to 3451,275
35 to 3950,088
40 to 4440,821
45 to 4935,166
50 to 5427,321
55 to 5921,851
60 to 6416,083
65 to 6910,628
70 to 745,610
75 to 793,596
80 and over2,833
Total600,609

Historical population

The population of Bacoor grew from 27,267 in 1960 to 600,609 in 2015, an increase of 573,342 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.77%, or an increase of 80,393 people, from the previous population of 520,216 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
27,267
48,4405.78%
62,2255.15%
90,3647.74%
159,6855.86%
250,8218.83%
305,6994.33%
441,1975.19%
520,2166.18%
600,6092.77%

Location

The city center of Bacoor is situated at approximately 14° 28' North, 120° 56' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.0 meters or 26.1 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 Bacoor are Cavite City, Imus, Las Piñas, Parañaque, General Trias, and Pasay. The nearest municipalities are Kawit, Noveleta, Rosario, Tanza, Pateros, and General Mariano Alvarez. Its distance from the national capital is 15.14 kilometers (9.41 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Kawit, Cavite, 4.29 kilometers (2.67 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S67°W)
  • Noveleta, Cavite, 6.77 kilometers (4.21 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S65°W)
  • Rosario, Cavite, 10.57 kilometers (6.56 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S62°W)
  • Tanza, Cavite, 11.92 kilometers (7.41 miles) to the Southwest (S51°W)
  • Pateros, 16.31 kilometers (10.14 miles) to the Northeast (N56°E)
  • General Mariano Alvarez, Cavite, 19.23 kilometers (11.95 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S22°E)

Nearest cities

  • Cavite City, Cavite, 4.19 kilometers (2.60 miles) to the Northwest (N53°W)
  • Imus, Cavite, 4.58 kilometers (2.85 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S12°W)
  • Las Piñas, 5.08 kilometers (3.16 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N62°E)
  • Parañaque, 7.18 kilometers (4.46 miles) to the Northeast (N50°E)
  • General Trias, Cavite, 10.34 kilometers (6.42 miles) to the Southwest (S38°W)
  • Pasay, 11.07 kilometers (6.88 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N32°E)

Distance from Manila: 15.14 kilometers (9.41 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N16°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 600,609, ranked 6 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 17.83 square kilometers, ranked 401 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 13,009 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 1 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.77%, ranked 77 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
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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