Mandaue

Summary data
Typecity (highly urbanized)
Island groupVisayas
RegionCentral Visayas (Region VII)
ProvinceCebu
Barangay count27
Postal code6014
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesCebu Strait
Philippine major island(s)Cebu
Area (2007)25.18 km2 (9.72 sq mi)
Population (2015)362,654
Density (2015)14,402 / km2 (37,310 / sq mi)
Coordinates10° 19' North, 123° 57' East (10.3245, 123.9428)
Estimated elevation above sea level4.2 meters (13.7 feet)

Mandaue is a coastal highly urbanized city in the Central Visayas region. Although administratively independent due to its distinction as highly urbanized city, Mandaue is commonly grouped with the island province of Cebu.

The city has a land area of 25.18 square kilometers or 9.72 square miles. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 362,654. This represented 4.90% of the total population of the Central Visayas region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 14,402 inhabitants per square kilometer or 37,310 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Mandaue has 27 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)
Alang‑alang3.71%13,45712,4757.87%1.45%
Bakilid1.27%4,5915,027-8.67%-1.71%
Banilad6.28%22,77122,2972.13%0.40%
Basak2.92%10,6067,85834.97%5.88%
Cabancalan3.90%14,13212,20215.82%2.84%
Cambaro2.61%9,4748,08217.22%3.07%
Canduman5.20%18,85217,10010.25%1.87%
Casili1.26%4,5583,74321.77%3.82%
Casuntingan4.05%14,69013,21711.14%2.03%
Centro0.93%3,3833,2364.54%0.85%
Cubacub2.84%10,2848,25524.58%4.27%
Guizo2.65%9,6238,55412.50%2.27%
Ibabao‑Estancia2.62%9,5038,6419.98%1.83%
Jagobiao3.77%13,68512,22711.92%2.17%
Labogon5.80%21,02819,1759.66%1.77%
Looc4.73%17,14314,43818.74%3.32%
Maguikay4.04%14,64517,782-17.64%-3.63%
Mantuyong1.80%6,5405,86911.43%2.08%
Opao3.16%11,4579,90715.65%2.81%
Pagsabungan5.61%20,33516,83820.77%3.66%
Pakna‑an7.43%26,94322,95717.36%3.10%
Subangdaku4.88%17,71420,333-12.88%-2.59%
Tabok5.01%18,16715,70915.65%2.81%
Tawason1.37%4,9584,8911.37%0.26%
Tingub1.87%6,7745,78017.20%3.07%
Tipolo5.20%18,84017,2739.07%1.67%
Umapad5.10%18,50117,4546.00%1.12%
Mandaue Total362,654331,3209.46%1.74%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Mandaue for the fiscal year of 2016 was 1,589,626,010.75.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009783,336,913.70
2010838,890,515.747.09%
2011955,522,699.0713.90%
2012977,049,364.932.25%
20131,138,338,018.6616.51%
20141,229,098,709.637.97%
20151,426,475,997.9716.06%
20161,589,626,010.7511.44%

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 Mandaue is 20 to 24, with 41,031 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,575 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19,421
1 to 433,811
5 to 938,584
10 to 1431,367
15 to 1933,392
20 to 2441,031
25 to 2937,945
30 to 3430,924
35 to 3925,212
40 to 4420,388
45 to 4917,341
50 to 5413,890
55 to 5910,867
60 to 647,733
65 to 694,752
70 to 742,668
75 to 791,753
80 and over1,575
Total362,654

Historical population

The population of Mandaue grew from 58,579 in 1970 to 362,654 in 2015, an increase of 304,075 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.74%, or an increase of 31,334 people, from the previous population of 331,320 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
58,579
75,9045.34%
110,5907.81%
174,3424.66%
194,7452.09%
259,7286.37%
318,5772.86%
331,3201.44%
362,6541.74%

Location

The city center of Mandaue is situated at approximately 10° 19' North, 123° 57' East, in the island of Cebu. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 4.2 meters or 13.7 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 Mandaue are Lapu-Lapu, Cebu City, Talisay, Danao, Naga, and Toledo. The nearest municipalities are Consolacion, Cordova, Liloan, Compostela, Minglanilla, and Carmen. Its distance from the national capital is 571.34 kilometers (355.02 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Consolacion, Cebu, 5.96 kilometers (3.71 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N15°E)
  • Cordova, Cebu, 8.11 kilometers (5.04 miles) to the South (S5°E)
  • Liloan, Cebu, 10.41 kilometers (6.47 miles) to the Northeast (N36°E)
  • Compostela, Cebu, 16.43 kilometers (10.21 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N27°E)
  • Minglanilla, Cebu, 18.29 kilometers (11.36 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S61°W)
  • Carmen, Cebu, 30.14 kilometers (18.73 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N15°E)

Nearest cities

  • Lapu-Lapu, 1.67 kilometers (1.04 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S26°E)
  • Cebu City, 5.72 kilometers (3.55 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S72°W)
  • Talisay, Cebu, 13.69 kilometers (8.51 miles) to the Southwest (S50°W)
  • Danao, Cebu, 23.56 kilometers (14.64 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N23°E)
  • Naga, Cebu, 24.04 kilometers (14.94 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S58°W)
  • Toledo, Cebu, 34.07 kilometers (21.17 miles) to the West (N80°W)

Distance from Manila: 571.34 kilometers (355.02 miles) to the Northwest (N34°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 362,654, ranked 29 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 9.72 square kilometers, ranked 1,557 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 14,402 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 14 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.74%, ranked 180 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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