Indang, Province of Cavite

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceCavite
Barangay count36
Postal code4122
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)74.90 km2 (28.92 sq mi)
Population (2015)65,599
Density (2015)876 / km2 (2,268 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 12' North, 120° 53' East (14.1954, 120.8773)
Estimated elevation above sea level299.5 meters (982.3 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 74.90 square kilometers or 28.92 square miles which constitutes 4.76% of Cavite's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 65,599. This represented 1.78% of the total population of Cavite province, or 0.46% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 876 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,268 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Indang has 36 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)
Agus‑us2.13%1,3961,3860.72%0.14%
Alulod7.32%4,7994,32211.04%2.01%
Banaba Cerca4.79%3,1412,9825.33%0.99%
Banaba Lejos2.36%1,5481,31317.90%3.18%
Bancod4.07%2,6682,4349.61%1.76%
Barangay 12.00%1,3111,320-0.68%-0.13%
Barangay 21.37%899999-10.01%-1.99%
Barangay 31.60%1,0491,0301.84%0.35%
Barangay 43.19%2,0932,394-12.57%-2.53%
Buna Cerca5.85%3,8363,47310.45%1.91%
Buna Lejos I2.87%1,8851,8124.03%0.75%
Buna Lejos II3.19%2,0952,0482.29%0.43%
Calumpang Cerca4.62%3,0292,8207.41%1.37%
Calumpang Lejos I4.19%2,7512,5438.18%1.51%
Carasuchi2.00%1,3151,18710.78%1.97%
Daine I2.83%1,8541,7068.68%1.60%
Daine II3.54%2,3222,1776.66%1.24%
Guyam Malaki3.97%2,6052,4118.05%1.48%
Guyam Munti1.06%69558918.00%3.20%
Harasan1.71%1,12392221.80%3.83%
Kayquit I2.09%1,3701,401-2.21%-0.43%
Kayquit II2.85%1,8691,8103.26%0.61%
Kayquit III3.57%2,3442,2135.92%1.10%
Kaytambog1.90%1,2491,2251.96%0.37%
Kaytapos2.20%1,4431,3338.25%1.52%
Limbon0.88%5755651.77%0.33%
Lumampong Balagbag1.79%1,17696122.37%3.92%
Lumampong Halayhay1.88%1,2341,402-11.98%-2.40%
Mahabangkahoy Cerca2.89%1,8951,70011.47%2.09%
Mahabangkahoy Lejos1.46%95786910.13%1.85%
Mataas na Lupa4.88%3,1982,89410.50%1.92%
Pulo1.38%906917-1.20%-0.23%
Tambo Balagbag1.22%79872210.53%1.92%
Tambo Ilaya1.25%823847-2.83%-0.55%
Tambo Kulit2.51%1,6471,46612.35%2.24%
Tambo Malaki2.59%1,7011,837-7.40%-1.45%
Indang Total65,59962,0305.75%1.07%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Indang for the fiscal year of 2016 was 155,850,630.21.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200985,432,326.45
201089,617,620.034.90%
201199,527,676.9111.06%
2012102,900,214.523.39%
2013111,859,624.258.71%
2014125,372,076.5912.08%
2015140,415,167.6912.00%
2016155,850,630.2110.99%

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 Indang is 15 to 19, with 6,234 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 778 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,064
1 to 44,489
5 to 95,806
10 to 146,060
15 to 196,234
20 to 246,036
25 to 295,578
30 to 345,017
35 to 394,505
40 to 444,017
45 to 493,965
50 to 543,435
55 to 592,970
60 to 642,249
65 to 691,547
70 to 74944
75 to 79778
80 and over905
Total65,599

Historical population

The population of Indang grew from 20,268 in 1960 to 65,599 in 2015, an increase of 45,331 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.07%, or an increase of 3,569 people, from the previous population of 62,030 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
20,268
24,6351.93%
28,7093.12%
30,9771.53%
39,2942.41%
42,7651.60%
51,2813.97%
60,7552.37%
62,0300.76%
65,5991.07%

Location

The municipal center of Indang is situated at approximately 14° 12' North, 120° 53' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 299.5 meters or 982.3 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 Indang are Trece Martires, Tagaytay, Dasmariñas, General Trias, Imus, and San Pedro. The nearest municipalities are Amadeo, Alfonso, Mendez, General Emilio Aguinaldo, Silang, and Magallanes. Its distance from the national capital is 45.10 kilometers (28.03 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 45.10 kilometers (28.03 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N14°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 65,599, ranked 347 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 28.92 square kilometers, ranked 1,193 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 876 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 198 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.07%, ranked 134 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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