Cainta, Province of Rizal

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceRizal
Barangay count7
Postal code1900
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)42.99 km2 (16.60 sq mi)
Population (2015)322,128
Density (2015)7,493 / km2 (19,405 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 35' North, 121° 7' East (14.5800, 121.1153)
Estimated elevation above sea level10.7 meters (35.2 feet)

Cainta is a municipality in the landlocked province of Rizal.

The municipality has a land area of 42.99 square kilometers or 16.60 square miles which constitutes 3.61% of Rizal's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 322,128. This represented 11.17% of the total population of Rizal province, or 2.23% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 7,493 inhabitants per square kilometer or 19,405 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Cainta has 7 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)
San Andres29.75%95,83893,4532.55%0.48%
San Isidro21.54%69,37766,3414.58%0.86%
San Juan30.69%98,84996,1442.81%0.53%
San Roque2.74%8,8178,2307.13%1.32%
Santa Rosa0.51%1,6271,5981.81%0.34%
Santo Domingo12.89%41,50740,1313.43%0.64%
Santo Niño1.90%6,1135,9482.77%0.52%
Cainta Total322,128311,8453.30%0.62%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Cainta for the fiscal year of 2016 was 925,911,478.91.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009546,395,468.24
2010602,352,622.9510.24%
2011683,125,598.3513.41%
2012704,727,698.173.16%
2013821,284,697.5416.54%
2014892,914,458.548.72%
2015984,640,147.4810.27%
2016925,911,478.91-5.96%

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 Cainta is 20 to 24, with 32,365 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,715 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 15,913
1 to 423,731
5 to 929,066
10 to 1427,855
15 to 1930,136
20 to 2432,365
25 to 2931,448
30 to 3428,400
35 to 3925,057
40 to 4420,653
45 to 4917,384
50 to 5414,651
55 to 5912,520
60 to 6410,079
65 to 695,957
70 to 743,157
75 to 792,041
80 and over1,715
Total322,128

Historical population

The population of Cainta grew from 6,803 in 1960 to 322,128 in 2015, an increase of 315,325 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 0.62%, or an increase of 10,283 people, from the previous population of 311,845 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
6,803
20,71411.51%
36,97112.33%
59,0259.80%
126,8397.95%
201,5509.06%
242,5114.05%
304,4783.19%
311,8450.87%
322,1280.62%

Location

The municipal center of Cainta is situated at approximately 14° 35' North, 121° 7' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.7 meters or 35.2 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 Cainta are Pasig, Marikina, Antipolo, Taguig, Mandaluyong, and San Juan. The nearest municipalities are Taytay, Pateros, Angono, Teresa, San Mateo, and Binangonan. Its distance from the national capital is 14.64 kilometers (9.10 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Taytay, Rizal, 2.18 kilometers (1.35 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S58°E)
  • Pateros, 6.82 kilometers (4.24 miles) to the Southwest (S52°W)
  • Angono, Rizal, 7.31 kilometers (4.54 miles) to the Southeast (S34°E)
  • Teresa, Rizal, 10.15 kilometers (6.31 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S78°E)
  • San Mateo, Rizal, 12.66 kilometers (7.87 miles) to the North (N1°E)
  • Binangonan, Rizal, 15.17 kilometers (9.43 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S33°E)

Nearest cities

  • Pasig, 4.69 kilometers (2.91 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S62°W)
  • Marikina, 6.12 kilometers (3.80 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N16°W)
  • Antipolo, Rizal, 6.57 kilometers (4.08 miles) to the East (N83°E)
  • Taguig, 7.37 kilometers (4.58 miles) to the Southwest (S37°W)
  • Mandaluyong, 8.83 kilometers (5.49 miles) to the West (S88°W)
  • San Juan, 9.60 kilometers (5.96 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N73°W)

Distance from Manila: 14.64 kilometers (9.10 miles) to the West (N85°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 322,128, ranked 29 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 16.60 square kilometers, ranked 1,393 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 7,493 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 21 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 0.62%, ranked 530 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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