Bogo, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
Barangay count29
Postal code6010
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesCamotes Sea
Area (2007)103.52 km2 (39.97 sq mi)
Population (2015)78,120
Density (2015)755 / km2 (1,954 / sq mi)
Coordinates11° 3' North, 124° 1' East (11.0530, 124.0110)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.7 meters (28.6 feet)

Bogo is a coastal component city in the island province of Cebu.

The city has a land area of 103.52 square kilometers or 39.97 square miles which constitutes 2.09% of Cebu's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 78,120. This represented 2.66% of the total population of Cebu province, or 1.06% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 755 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,954 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bogo has 29 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)
Anonang Norte2.02%1,5791,39013.60%2.46%
Anonang Sur2.24%1,7481,34629.87%5.10%
Banban2.90%2,2632,1365.95%1.11%
Binabag2.59%2,0241,9046.30%1.17%
Bungtod2.97%2,3241,92520.73%3.65%
Carbon0.34%263392-32.91%-7.32%
Cayang4.97%3,8833,36015.57%2.79%
Cogon3.37%2,6342,852-7.64%-1.50%
Dakit6.91%5,4004,68815.19%2.73%
Don Pedro Rodriguez4.56%3,5633,3954.95%0.92%
Gairan12.48%9,7518,72111.81%2.15%
Guadalupe4.53%3,5403,16511.85%2.15%
La Paz4.79%3,7433,08421.37%3.76%
La Purisima Concepcion1.19%931958-2.82%-0.54%
Libertad5.16%4,0293,6949.07%1.67%
Lourdes0.58%456495-7.88%-1.55%
Malingin3.42%2,6722,784-4.02%-0.78%
Marangog2.42%1,8941,69711.61%2.11%
Nailon7.80%6,0934,89624.45%4.25%
Odlot3.17%2,4802,3286.53%1.21%
Pandan2.29%1,7891,42525.54%4.43%
Polambato4.97%3,8813,05227.16%4.68%
Sambag2.15%1,6781,850-9.30%-1.84%
San Vicente0.67%525675-22.22%-4.67%
Santo Niño1.45%1,13167467.80%10.36%
Santo Rosario1.65%1,28791440.81%6.73%
Siocon2.15%1,6801,28530.74%5.24%
Sudlonon0.88%686896-23.44%-4.96%
Taytayan5.37%4,1933,9306.69%1.24%
Bogo Total78,12069,91111.74%2.14%

Historical population

The population of Bogo grew from 29,841 in 1960 to 78,120 in 2015, an increase of 48,279 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.14%, or an increase of 8,209 people, from the previous population of 69,911 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
29,841
38,0552.41%
39,1440.57%
42,4441.63%
51,0831.87%
57,5092.24%
63,8692.27%
69,1231.10%
69,9110.41%
78,1202.14%

Location

The city center of Bogo is situated at approximately 11° 3' North, 124° 1' East, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.7 meters or 28.6 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 Bogo are Danao, Escalante, Ormoc, Sagay, Cadiz, and Mandaue. The nearest municipalities are San Remigio, Medellin, Tabogon, Daanbantayan, Borbon, and Santa Fe. Its distance from the national capital is 511.28 kilometers (317.69 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • San Remigio, Cebu, 8.71 kilometers (5.41 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N69°W)
  • Medellin, Cebu, 9.83 kilometers (6.11 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N33°W)
  • Tabogon, Cebu, 12.55 kilometers (7.80 miles) to the South (S9°E)
  • Daanbantayan, Cebu, 21.86 kilometers (13.58 miles) to the North (N3°W)
  • Borbon, Cebu, 24.05 kilometers (14.94 miles) to the South (S4°E)
  • Santa Fe, Cebu, 25.20 kilometers (15.66 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N63°W)

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 511.28 kilometers (317.69 miles) to the Northwest (N40°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 78,120, ranked 272 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 39.97 square kilometers, ranked 1,021 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 755 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 247 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.14%, ranked 328 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. Postal codes are from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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