Carmona, Province of Cavite

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceCavite
Barangay count14
Postal code4116
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)40.24 km2 (15.54 sq mi)
Population (2015)97,557
Density (2015)2,424 / km2 (6,278 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 19' North, 121° 3' East (14.3158, 121.0561)
Estimated elevation above sea level23.1 meters (75.9 feet)

Carmona is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Cavite.

The municipality has a land area of 40.24 square kilometers or 15.54 square miles which constitutes 2.56% of Cavite's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 97,557. This represented 2.65% of the total population of Cavite province, or 0.68% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 2,424 inhabitants per square kilometer or 6,278 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Carmona has 14 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)
Bancal15.17%14,79710,91335.59%5.97%
Barangay 13.46%3,3772,68026.01%4.50%
Barangay 20.74%7186844.97%0.93%
Barangay 30.89%8647909.37%1.72%
Barangay 40.68%66153623.32%4.07%
Barangay 50.61%59851815.44%2.77%
Barangay 60.82%79870712.87%2.33%
Barangay 70.76%7396798.84%1.63%
Barangay 83.06%2,9882,8375.32%0.99%
Cabilang Baybay8.28%8,0826,34427.40%4.72%
Lantic19.95%19,4628,150138.80%18.03%
Mabuhay10.35%10,0959,2239.45%1.73%
Maduya11.13%10,8578,75424.02%4.18%
Milagrosa24.11%23,52122,1716.09%1.13%
Carmona Total97,55774,98630.10%5.14%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Carmona for the fiscal year of 2016 was 515,747,092.21.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009311,176,528.70
2010342,848,439.1910.18%
2011326,257,482.96-4.84%
2012365,421,599.2712.00%
2013418,010,892.6814.39%
2014435,374,989.144.15%
2015480,905,185.6410.46%
2016515,747,092.217.25%

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 Carmona is 20 to 24, with 10,034 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 420 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12,051
1 to 47,722
5 to 99,266
10 to 148,842
15 to 199,112
20 to 2410,034
25 to 299,492
30 to 349,350
35 to 398,455
40 to 446,249
45 to 494,940
50 to 543,855
55 to 592,884
60 to 642,146
65 to 691,464
70 to 74777
75 to 79498
80 and over420
Total97,557

Historical population

The population of Carmona grew from 8,212 in 1960 to 97,557 in 2015, an increase of 89,345 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.14%, or an increase of 22,571 people, from the previous population of 74,986 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
8,212
20,1239.16%
51,00420.52%
65,0144.97%
28,247-8.00%
35,6864.48%
47,8566.49%
68,1354.99%
74,9863.55%
97,5575.14%

Location

The municipal center of Carmona is situated at approximately 14° 19' North, 121° 3' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 23.1 meters or 75.9 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 Carmona are Biñan, San Pedro, Santa Rosa, Cabuyao, Muntinlupa, and Dasmariñas. The nearest municipalities are General Mariano Alvarez, Silang, Amadeo, Kawit, Binangonan, and Noveleta. Its distance from the national capital is 31.50 kilometers (19.57 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 31.50 kilometers (19.57 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N15°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 97,557, ranked 188 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 15.54 square kilometers, ranked 1,467 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 2,424 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 68 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 5.14%, ranked 178 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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