Minglanilla, Province of Cebu

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
Barangay count19
Postal code6046
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesCebu Strait
Area (2007)65.60 km2 (25.33 sq mi)
Population (2015)132,135
Density (2015)2,014 / km2 (5,217 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 15' North, 123° 48' East (10.2450, 123.7964)
Estimated elevation above sea level16.9 meters (55.4 feet)

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

The municipality has a land area of 65.60 square kilometers or 25.33 square miles which constitutes 1.33% of Cebu's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 132,135. This represented 4.50% of the total population of Cebu province, or 1.79% of the overall population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 2,014 inhabitants per square kilometer or 5,217 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Minglanilla has 19 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)
Cadulawan4.03%5,3213,98633.49%5.65%
Calajo‑an8.77%11,58310,18113.77%2.49%
Camp 71.95%2,5712,27912.81%2.32%
Camp 81.36%1,7981,946-7.61%-1.49%
Cuanos2.13%2,8092,49912.40%2.25%
Guindaruhan2.65%3,5032,70729.41%5.03%
Linao9.80%12,94311,43213.22%2.39%
Manduang1.62%2,1471,9689.10%1.67%
Pakigne9.57%12,64411,46310.30%1.88%
Poblacion Ward I1.58%2,0871,9875.03%0.94%
Poblacion Ward II2.46%3,2542,95010.31%1.88%
Poblacion Ward III2.18%2,8842,7654.30%0.81%
Poblacion Ward IV3.61%4,7673,65030.60%5.21%
Tubod4.26%5,6264,66620.57%3.63%
Tulay8.54%11,2869,77515.46%2.77%
Tunghaan10.74%14,18713,3895.96%1.11%
Tungkil9.92%13,10910,78921.50%3.78%
Tungkop8.33%11,0037,58944.99%7.33%
Vito6.52%8,6137,15720.34%3.59%
Minglanilla Total132,135113,17816.75%2.99%

Historical population

The population of Minglanilla grew from 20,083 in 1960 to 132,135 in 2015, an increase of 112,052 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.99%, or an increase of 18,957 people, from the previous population of 113,178 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
20,083
28,8803.62%
32,2242.22%
38,5043.62%
50,8752.83%
62,5233.94%
77,2684.64%
101,5853.85%
113,1784.01%
132,1352.99%

Location

The municipal center of Minglanilla is situated at approximately 10° 15' North, 123° 48' East, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 16.9 meters or 55.4 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 Minglanilla are Talisay, Naga, Cebu City, Lapu-Lapu, Mandaue, and Toledo. The nearest municipalities are San Fernando, Cordova, Consolacion, Pinamungajan, Aloguinsan, and Liloan. Its distance from the national capital is 569.95 kilometers (354.15 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • Talisay, Cebu, 5.58 kilometers (3.47 miles) to the East (S90°E)
  • Naga, Cebu, 5.87 kilometers (3.65 miles) to the Southwest (S48°W)
  • Cebu City, 12.73 kilometers (7.91 miles) to the Northeast (N56°E)
  • Lapu-Lapu, 18.28 kilometers (11.36 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N66°E)
  • Mandaue, 18.29 kilometers (11.36 miles) to the East‑Northeast (N61°E)
  • Toledo, Cebu, 22.74 kilometers (14.13 miles) to the Northwest (N50°W)

Distance from Manila: 569.95 kilometers (354.15 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N32°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 132,135, ranked 115 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 25.33 square kilometers, ranked 1,273 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 2,014 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 83 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.99%, ranked 121 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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