Imus, Province of Cavite

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceCavite
Barangay count97
Postal code4103
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)171.66 km2 (66.28 sq mi)
Population (2015)403,785
Density (2015)2,352 / km2 (6,092 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 25' North, 120° 56' East (14.4189, 120.9312)
Estimated elevation above sea level12.8 meters (42.1 feet)

Imus is a landlocked component city in the coastal province of Cavite. It serves as the provincial capital.

The city has a land area of 171.66 square kilometers or 66.28 square miles which constitutes 10.90% of Cavite's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 403,785. This represented 10.98% of the total population of Cavite province, or 2.80% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 2,352 inhabitants per square kilometer or 6,092 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Imus has 97 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)
Alapan I‑A3.38%13,63912,8176.41%1.19%
Alapan I‑B1.82%7,3526,26617.33%3.09%
Alapan I‑C2.09%8,4225,30858.67%9.19%
Alapan II‑A2.18%8,8052,878205.94%23.73%
Alapan II‑B0.76%3,0611,62688.25%12.80%
Anabu I‑A1.78%7,2065,27436.63%6.12%
Anabu I‑B0.58%2,3381,87025.03%4.34%
Anabu I‑C1.50%6,0624,64530.51%5.20%
Anabu I‑D0.85%3,4252,29049.56%7.97%
Anabu I‑E0.65%2,6411,072146.36%18.73%
Anabu I‑F0.60%2,4321,49662.57%9.69%
Anabu I‑G1.26%5,0921,318286.34%29.35%
Anabu II‑A0.74%2,9911,88858.42%9.16%
Anabu II‑B1.65%6,6566,3654.57%0.85%
Anabu II‑C1.33%5,3904,75913.26%2.40%
Anabu II‑D1.10%4,4401,915131.85%17.36%
Anabu II‑E1.14%4,6233,35437.84%6.30%
Anabu II‑F2.75%11,1127,70644.20%7.22%
Bagong Silang0.24%9609224.12%0.77%
Bayan Luma I0.92%3,7313,38310.29%1.88%
Bayan Luma II0.44%1,7701,6676.18%1.15%
Bayan Luma III1.17%4,7264,17313.25%2.40%
Bayan Luma IV0.74%2,9762,28030.53%5.20%
Bayan Luma IX0.49%1,9772,036-2.90%-0.56%
Bayan Luma V1.21%4,8843,79528.70%4.92%
Bayan Luma VI0.68%2,7382,5397.84%1.45%
Bayan Luma VII0.89%3,5802,87724.44%4.25%
Bayan Luma VIII0.62%2,5002,562-2.42%-0.47%
Bucandala I1.39%5,6023,24372.74%10.97%
Bucandala II0.54%2,1911,92713.70%2.47%
Bucandala III2.09%8,45610,131-16.53%-3.38%
Bucandala IV0.84%3,3722,63627.92%4.80%
Bucandala V1.28%5,1533,81635.04%5.89%
Buhay na Tubig8.05%32,51323,11840.64%6.71%
Carsadang Bago I0.83%3,3502,73822.35%3.92%
Carsadang Bago II4.17%16,83511,13551.19%8.19%
Magdalo1.04%4,1959,488-55.79%-14.39%
Maharlika0.98%3,9413,39815.98%2.86%
Malagasang I‑A0.77%3,0912,9634.32%0.81%
Malagasang I‑B1.23%4,9863,44344.82%7.30%
Malagasang I‑C0.57%2,2991,94917.96%3.19%
Malagasang I‑D0.53%2,1292,0095.97%1.11%
Malagasang I‑E0.56%2,2552,274-0.84%-0.16%
Malagasang I‑F2.10%8,4832,971185.53%22.11%
Malagasang I‑G3.13%12,6293,191295.77%29.94%
Malagasang II‑A3.41%13,7809,58143.83%7.16%
Malagasang II‑B4.46%18,02810,07278.99%11.72%
Malagasang II‑C1.17%4,7162,232111.29%15.31%
Malagasang II‑D0.93%3,7712,17773.22%11.03%
Malagasang II‑E0.42%1,7151,20742.09%6.92%
Malagasang II‑F0.38%1,5511,06845.22%7.36%
Malagasang II‑G1.07%4,3012,49272.59%10.95%
Mariano Espeleta I0.40%1,6131,34919.57%3.46%
Mariano Espeleta II0.34%1,3641,3352.17%0.41%
Mariano Espeleta III0.55%2,2062,0437.98%1.47%
Medicion I‑A0.38%1,5461,548-0.13%-0.02%
Medicion I‑B0.64%2,5962,33910.99%2.00%
Medicion I‑C0.58%2,3612,2186.45%1.20%
Medicion I‑D0.30%1,2071,06513.33%2.41%
Medicion II‑A0.35%1,4251,4021.64%0.31%
Medicion II‑B0.54%2,1721,9998.65%1.59%
Medicion II‑C0.39%1,5581,5053.52%0.66%
Medicion II‑D0.39%1,5831,35416.91%3.02%
Medicion II‑E0.34%1,3781,3690.66%0.12%
Medicion II‑F0.41%1,6671,921-13.22%-2.66%
Pag‑asa I0.59%2,3692,2694.41%0.82%
Pag‑asa II1.10%4,4453,48027.73%4.77%
Pag‑asa III0.51%2,0701,42245.57%7.41%
Palico I0.54%2,1741,94311.89%2.16%
Palico II0.39%1,5721,26424.37%4.24%
Palico III0.15%599669-10.46%-2.08%
Palico IV0.69%2,7721,85349.60%7.97%
Pasong Buaya I0.39%1,5791,818-13.15%-2.65%
Pasong Buaya II6.69%27,00619,61137.71%6.28%
Pinagbuklod0.59%2,3711,79232.31%5.48%
Poblacion I‑A0.53%2,1412,0086.62%1.23%
Poblacion I‑B0.08%3162976.40%1.19%
Poblacion I‑C0.09%35019183.25%12.22%
Poblacion II‑A0.19%7677068.64%1.59%
Poblacion II‑B0.12%4954930.41%0.08%
Poblacion III‑A0.25%1,01478129.83%5.10%
Poblacion III‑B0.18%72163713.19%2.39%
Poblacion IV‑A0.32%1,2791,05721.00%3.70%
Poblacion IV‑B0.15%591601-1.66%-0.32%
Poblacion IV‑C0.25%99069143.27%7.09%
Poblacion IV‑D0.26%1,04083824.11%4.20%
Tanzang Luma I0.27%1,10381535.34%5.93%
Tanzang Luma II0.41%1,6531,32624.66%4.29%
Tanzang Luma III0.46%1,8591,7178.27%1.52%
Tanzang Luma IV0.57%2,3032,518-8.54%-1.69%
Tanzang Luma V0.57%2,2871,76929.28%5.01%
Tanzang Luma VI0.56%2,2692,359-3.82%-0.74%
Toclong I‑A0.31%1,2401,1428.58%1.58%
Toclong I‑B0.39%1,5751,5451.94%0.37%
Toclong I‑C0.44%1,7631,10659.40%9.28%
Toclong II‑A0.26%1,04987320.16%3.56%
Toclong II‑B0.61%2,4762,24610.24%1.87%
Imus Total403,785301,62433.87%5.71%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Imus for the fiscal year of 2016 was 1,261,742,088.49.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009479,529,499.73
2010991,023,734.10106.67%
2011534,997,007.20-46.02%
2012561,305,200.684.92%
2013889,333,716.1358.44%
20141,068,232,689.1220.12%
20151,140,165,916.996.73%
20161,261,742,088.4910.66%

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 Imus is 20 to 24, with 37,655 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2,625 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16,848
1 to 428,188
5 to 935,690
10 to 1435,445
15 to 1937,450
20 to 2437,655
25 to 2935,943
30 to 3436,564
35 to 3934,112
40 to 4427,724
45 to 4923,777
50 to 5419,111
55 to 5915,392
60 to 6411,854
65 to 697,977
70 to 744,306
75 to 793,124
80 and over2,625
Total403,785

Historical population

The population of Imus grew from 31,660 in 1960 to 403,785 in 2015, an increase of 372,125 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 5.71%, or an increase of 102,161 people, from the previous population of 301,624 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
31,660
43,6863.20%
48,5662.15%
59,1034.00%
92,1254.54%
177,40813.06%
195,4822.10%
253,1583.63%
301,6246.58%
403,7855.71%

Location

The city center of Imus is situated at approximately 14° 25' North, 120° 56' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 12.8 meters or 42.1 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 Imus are Bacoor, General Trias, Cavite City, Las Piñas, Dasmariñas, and Parañaque. The nearest municipalities are Kawit, Noveleta, Rosario, Tanza, General Mariano Alvarez, and Carmona. Its distance from the national capital is 19.71 kilometers (12.25 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Bacoor, Cavite, 4.58 kilometers (2.85 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N12°E)
  • General Trias, Cavite, 6.56 kilometers (4.07 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S56°W)
  • Cavite City, Cavite, 7.38 kilometers (4.59 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N19°W)
  • Las Piñas, 8.75 kilometers (5.43 miles) to the Northeast (N39°E)
  • Dasmariñas, Cavite, 10.19 kilometers (6.33 miles) to the South (S3°E)
  • Parañaque, 11.14 kilometers (6.92 miles) to the Northeast (N36°E)

Distance from Manila: 19.71 kilometers (12.25 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N15°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 403,785, ranked 10 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 66.28 square kilometers, ranked 209 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 2,352 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 17 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 5.71%, ranked 1,044 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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