The metropolitan area is synonymous with Davao City itself, since the city is one of the largest cities in the world by land area and its land area encompasses more than six times the size of Metro Manila and three times the size of Metro Cebu.
Is Davao City the largest city in the world?
Lying at the southeastern corner of the Philippines, Davao City, the largest city in the world (244,000 hectares), is considered the Orchid Capital of the Philippines.
Is Davao the largest city in the Philippines?
Davao City has a total land area of 2,444 sq.km., making it the largest city in the Philippines in terms of land area.
Which city has the biggest land area in the Philippines?
- Quezon City, the most populous.
- Palayan, the least populous.
- Manila, the capital and most densely populated.
- Puerto Princesa, the most sparsely populated.
- Davao City, the largest in terms of land area.
- San Juan, the smallest in terms of land area.
- Santo Tomas, the newest.
What is a first class city in the Philippines?
(A) FIRST CLASS – THE PROVINCES AND CITIES THAT HAVE OBTAINED AN AVERAGE ANNUAL INCOME OF THIRTY MILLION PESOS OR MORE; (B) SECOND CLASS – THE PROVINCES AND CITIES THAT HAVE OBTAINED AN AVERAGE ANNUAL INCOME OF TWENTY MILLION PESOS OR MORE BUT LESS THAN THIRTY MILLION PESOS.