DEMOGRAPHY

Geophysical Location

Tagaytay City is located in the Province of Cavite, island of Luzon. It is approximately 56 kilometers south of Manila, with a total land area of 6,500 hectares, which represents about 5.14% of the total land area of Cavite. It lies within 120o 56 latitude and 14o 16 longitude and overlooks Manila Bay on the north, Taal Volcano and Taal Lake on the south and Laguna de Bay on the east.

The city is linked by the national highway to the Metropolitan Manila Area and to the Province of Batangas. It is also connected by roads to the adjoining municipalities of Amadeo, Mendez, Indang, Silang and Alfonso in Cavite towards the northwest, to the municipalities of Calamba and Sta. Rosa in Laguna in the northeast and to the town of Talisay in Batangas in the south.


Population Size and Growth Rate

As per 2015 PSA report, the city's total population is 71,181 and the city's household population is 16,095. Since Tagaytay is a major tourist destination, population doubles on weekends and holidays due to influx of tourists and visitors.

The recent population reports shows the annual growth rate of 2.79% from the 2010 NSO census with total of 62,030.


BARANGAY
POPULATION
1
Asisan
1,733
2
Bagong Tubig
771
3
Calabuso
1,090
4
Dapdap East
713
5
Dapdap West
1,014
6
Francisco
3,255
7
Guinhawa North
573
8
Guinhawa South
1,287
9
Iruhin Central
980
10
Iruhin East
1,127
11
Iruhin West
3,201
12
Kaybagal Central
4,659
13
Kaybagal North
2,760
14
Kaybagal South
6,429
15
Mag-asawang Ilat
1,372
16
Maharlika East
1,346
17
Maharlika West
1,004
18
Maitim II Central
1,253
19
Maitim II East
2,516
20
Maitim II West
722
21
Mendez Crossing East
2,143
22
Mendez Crossing West
2,528
23
Neogan
3,070
24
Patutong Malaki North
1,799
25
Patutong Malaki South
2,475
26
Sambong
1,253
27
San Jose
4,506
28
Silang Crossing East
1,334
29
Silang Crossing West
1,162
30
Sungay East
3,843
31
Sungay West
4,304
32
Tolentino East
2,537
33
Tolentino West
1,439
34
Zambal
983
TOTAL
71,181


Source: Tagaytay Ecological Profile 2016