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General Mariano Alvarez, Cavite

General Mariano Alvarez Cavite
Full nameMunicipality of General Mariano Alvarez (GMA)
Official nameMunicipality of General Mariano Alvarez (GMA)
Native nameBayan ng Heneral Mariano Alvarez
Settlement typeMunicipality
MottoSulong Tungo Sa Tunay Na Pag-Unlad!
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Districts5th District of Cavite
Incorporated (town)March 14, 1981
MayorLeonisa Joana "Ona" B. Virata (PMP)
Vice MayorPercival "Percy" C. Cabuhat (PMP)
Total Area4.4 sq mi (11.40 km2)
Total Population136613 (2007)
Density (pop.)11983/km2 (31036/sq mi)
Metro (pop.)Manilla
Other information
Time zonePST (UTC+8)
Area code46

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The Municipality of General Mariano Alvarez (Filipino: Bayan ng Heneral Mariano Alvarez) or simply GMA, is an urban municipality in the province of Cavite, Philippines. According to the 2007 census, it has a population of 136,613 people in an area of just 11.40 square kilometers, making it the most densely populated city/municipality in Cavite. The municipality is projected to have a population of 188,125 in 2010.

The municipality was named after General Mariano Álvarez, a native of the town of Noveleta, Cavite.

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