Imus, Province of Cavite

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
Barangay count97
Postal code4103
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
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.


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%
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%
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%

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.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate


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.


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 27 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 66.28 square kilometers, ranked 653 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 2,352 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 74 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 5.71%, ranked 27 out of 1,634


  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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