San Mateo, Province of Rizal

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceRizal
Barangay count15
Postal code1850
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)55.09 km2 (21.27 sq mi)
Population (2015)252,527
Density (2015)4,584 / km2 (11,872 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 42' North, 121° 7' East (14.6944, 121.1180)
Estimated elevation above sea level21.6 meters (71.0 feet)

San Mateo is a municipality in the landlocked province of Rizal.

The municipality has a land area of 55.09 square kilometers or 21.27 square miles which constitutes 4.62% of Rizal's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 252,527. This represented 8.76% of the total population of Rizal province, or 1.75% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 4,584 inhabitants per square kilometer or 11,872 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Mateo has 15 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)
Ampid I11.42%28,84027,3655.39%1.00%
Ampid II2.47%6,2423,68569.39%10.56%
Banaba9.88%24,95021,55315.76%2.83%
Dulong Bayan 12.75%6,9445,03038.05%6.33%
Dulong Bayan 23.48%8,7776,83728.38%4.87%
Guinayang3.66%9,2417,16728.94%4.96%
Guitnang Bayan I12.12%30,59824,70723.84%4.16%
Guitnang Bayan II6.83%17,24313,68026.05%4.51%
Gulod Malaya4.52%11,4068,56433.19%5.61%
Malanday6.22%15,70713,54415.97%2.86%
Maly5.49%13,86514,905-6.98%-1.37%
Pintong Bocawe1.65%4,1564,0801.86%0.35%
Santa Ana4.02%10,1609,17610.72%1.96%
Santo Niño4.52%11,40211,0203.47%0.65%
Silangan20.99%52,99633,94256.14%8.85%
San Mateo Total252,527205,25523.03%4.03%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Mateo for the fiscal year of 2016 was 444,643,567.04.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009245,398,001.39
2010226,305,306.40-7.78%
2011246,999,019.149.14%
2012255,069,097.683.27%
2013297,357,122.9016.58%
2014336,587,307.4013.19%
2015392,931,930.5216.74%
2016444,643,567.0413.16%

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 San Mateo is 5 to 9, with 25,733 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,171 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 14,852
1 to 420,550
5 to 925,733
10 to 1424,888
15 to 1924,978
20 to 2423,750
25 to 2922,021
30 to 3419,839
35 to 3919,166
40 to 4415,718
45 to 4914,172
50 to 5411,181
55 to 599,071
60 to 647,044
65 to 694,604
70 to 742,284
75 to 791,505
80 and over1,171
Total252,527

Historical population

The population of San Mateo grew from 12,044 in 1960 to 252,527 in 2015, an increase of 240,483 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.02%, or an increase of 47,272 people, from the previous population of 205,255 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
12,044
29,1839.04%
38,9555.97%
51,9105.91%
82,3104.72%
99,2173.56%
135,6036.93%
184,8604.37%
205,2553.88%
252,5274.02%

Location

The municipal center of San Mateo is situated at approximately 14° 42' North, 121° 7' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 21.6 meters or 71.0 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 San Mateo are Marikina, Quezon City, Antipolo, San Juan, San Jose del Monte, and Caloocan. The nearest municipalities are Rodriguez, Cainta, Taytay, Teresa, Pateros, and Angono. Its distance from the national capital is 18.79 kilometers (11.68 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Rodriguez, Rizal, 5.01 kilometers (3.11 miles) to the Northeast (N36°E)
  • Cainta, Rizal, 12.66 kilometers (7.87 miles) to the South (S1°W)
  • Taytay, Rizal, 13.91 kilometers (8.64 miles) to the South (S6°E)
  • Teresa, Rizal, 17.66 kilometers (10.97 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S33°E)
  • Pateros, 17.78 kilometers (11.05 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S18°W)
  • Angono, Rizal, 19.09 kilometers (11.86 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S11°E)

Nearest cities

  • Marikina, 7.08 kilometers (4.40 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S16°W)
  • Quezon City, 8.89 kilometers (5.52 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S57°W)
  • Antipolo, Rizal, 13.42 kilometers (8.34 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S28°E)
  • San Juan, 13.73 kilometers (8.53 miles) to the Southwest (S44°W)
  • San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, 14.89 kilometers (9.25 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N31°W)
  • Caloocan, 15.00 kilometers (9.32 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S74°W)

Distance from Manila: 18.79 kilometers (11.68 miles) to the Southwest (S52°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 252,527, ranked 39 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 21.27 square kilometers, ranked 1,288 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 4,584 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 34 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 4.03%, ranked 540 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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