Facts & Figures
The City of Trece Martires (Filipino: Lungsod ng Trece Martires) is a fourth class city in the province of Cavite, Philippines. It is the capital city of Cavite.
It is named after the Thirteen Martyrs of Cavite who were executed by the Spaniards on September 12, 1896.Population
According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 41,653 people in 8,761 households.Land Area
The city is located in the central part, the second district of the province of Cavite in the CALABARZON or Region IV-A.Number of Brangays
The city experiences two types of seasons: dry from November to April and wet for the rest of the year. Mean annual rainful is at maximum during July at 1.5 to 2.5 meters. March is the driest month. Mean monthly temperature is 82 degrees Fahrenheit. February is the coldest month averaging 69 degrees Fahrenheit while May is the hottest at 96.1 degrees Fahrenheit.
Trece Martires, like many other parts of the Province of Cavite, have been expriencing a construction boom for the past ten years. Slowly coming in as second to Laguna, Cavite has become an alternative for real estate investors for residential subdivisions and shopping malls.