Liloan, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
Barangay count14
Postal code6002
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesCamotes Sea
Area (2007)45.92 km2 (17.73 sq mi)
Population (2015)118,753
Density (2015)2,586 / km2 (6,698 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 24' North, 123° 60' East (10.4002, 123.9993)
Estimated elevation above sea level7.9 meters (25.8 feet)

Liloan is a coastal municipality in the island province of Cebu.

The municipality has a land area of 45.92 square kilometers or 17.73 square miles which constitutes 0.93% of Cebu's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 118,753. This represented 4.04% of the total population of Cebu province, or 1.61% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 2,586 inhabitants per square kilometer or 6,698 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Liloan has 14 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)
Cabadiangan1.67%1,9821,79010.73%1.96%
Calero4.48%5,3154,51317.77%3.16%
Catarman13.33%15,82914,8396.67%1.24%
Cotcot5.72%6,7965,18531.07%5.29%
Jubay10.05%11,9318,81935.29%5.92%
Lataban1.89%2,2451,86320.50%3.62%
Mulao0.90%1,06795212.08%2.20%
Poblacion12.67%15,04113,37112.49%2.27%
San Roque1.28%1,5211,33114.27%2.57%
San Vicente8.61%10,2198,66517.93%3.19%
Santa Cruz1.86%2,2031,89916.01%2.87%
Tabla1.20%1,4231,18919.68%3.48%
Tayud13.32%15,81413,61616.14%2.89%
Yati23.05%27,36722,46821.80%3.83%
Liloan Total118,753100,50018.16%3.23%

Historical population

The population of Liloan grew from 16,424 in 1960 to 118,753 in 2015, an increase of 102,329 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.23%, or an increase of 18,253 people, from the previous population of 100,500 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
16,424
22,4953.12%
26,4923.34%
30,1962.65%
42,5873.50%
50,9733.42%
64,9705.34%
92,6065.01%
100,5003.02%
118,7533.23%

Location

The municipal center of Liloan is situated at approximately 10° 24' North, 123° 60' East, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 7.9 meters or 25.8 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 Liloan are Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu, Danao, Cebu City, Talisay, and Naga. The nearest municipalities are Consolacion, Compostela, Cordova, Carmen, Minglanilla, and Getafe. Its distance from the national capital is 567.95 kilometers (352.90 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Consolacion, Cebu, 5.30 kilometers (3.30 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S60°W)
  • Compostela, Cebu, 6.41 kilometers (3.98 miles) to the North (N11°E)
  • Cordova, Cebu, 17.31 kilometers (10.76 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S18°W)
  • Carmen, Cebu, 20.75 kilometers (12.89 miles) to the North (N5°E)
  • Minglanilla, Cebu, 28.08 kilometers (17.45 miles) to the Southwest (S52°W)
  • Getafe, Bohol, 32.45 kilometers (20.17 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S31°E)

Nearest cities

  • Mandaue, 10.41 kilometers (6.47 miles) to the Southwest (S36°W)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 11.29 kilometers (7.01 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S29°W)
  • Danao, Cebu, 13.65 kilometers (8.48 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N13°E)
  • Cebu City, 15.40 kilometers (9.57 miles) to the Southwest (S49°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 23.95 kilometers (14.88 miles) to the Southwest (S44°W)
  • Naga, Cebu, 33.94 kilometers (21.09 miles) to the Southwest (S51°W)

Distance from Manila: 567.95 kilometers (352.90 miles) to the Northwest (N35°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 118,753, ranked 135 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 17.73 square kilometers, ranked 1,426 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 2,586 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 66 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 3.23%, ranked 93 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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