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Dasmariñas City, Cavite

The City of Dasmariñas is a first class city in the province of Cavite, Philippines. It is located approximately 30 kilometers south of Manila. According to the 2007 census, it has a population of 556,330 people, making it before the most populous municipality in the Philippines before it was converted into a city.[2] Dasmariñas is now the 11th largest city in the country in terms of population. It has a land area of 90.1 square kilometers. Dasmariñas is part of Cavite's second congressional district. In 2010 Elections Dasmariñas will have its own legislative district. Jennfer A. Barzaga is the city mayor.

Dasmariñas is the wealthiest local government unit in the province of Cavite according to the 2006 Commission on Audit report. In addition, prior to its conversion into a city, Dasmariñas was the only municipality in the Philippines that had both an SM and Robinsons Mall.

Dasmariñas is named after "Gómez Pérez Dasmariñas", governor of the Philippines from 1590 to 1593 and his son Luis Pérez Dasmariñas, governor from 1593 to 1596.
Dasmariñas literally means "from the marines" in the Galician language.

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  • Immaculate Conception Parish Church, inquirer (guest) wrote 1 month ago:
    is there anyone have any idea the landline number po? thank you so much...
  • Dasmariñas Water District, jesusa (guest) wrote 2 months ago:
    In our place, many are using illegal connection of illegal water- Area-g, Brgy.San Juan, City of Dasmariñas, Cavite, and also they are using illegal connections of globe internet. Block 63 at Block 64.
  • DNS Shuttle Service Garage, boykalikot (guest) wrote 2 months ago:
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  • Dasmariñas City Public Market, san agustin II (guest) wrote 2 months ago:
    really needs city government of Dasmarinas attention. sayang lang ung structure.
  • First Cavite Industrial Estate (FCIE), tin (guest) wrote 2 months ago:
    Do you have any idea if there is company that needed a shuttle service?thanks
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