Marawi City is a philippine component city in the province Lanao Del Sur in Region Autonomous Region in Muslim which belongs to the Mindanao group of islands. The component city Marawi City is seated about 816 km south-south-east of Philippine main capital Manila.
Marawi City is a 4th class component city. Regarding urbanization Marawi City is classified as urban. Marawi City occupies an area of 87.55 km². By the end of 2007 Marawi City was the home of 177,391 residents. Thus by average 2,026.17 people are living on one km².
Administratively the Component City of Marawi City is subdivided into 96 barangays. 4 compose the center of the city wheras the other 92 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Component City. The most populous are Tongantongan-Tuca Timbangalan, Lumbaca Toros, Amito Marantao, Somiorang, Bubong Lumbac, Sagonsongan, Tuca, Dayawan, Marinaut West, Bubonga Cadayonan, Poona Marantao, Bubonga Punod, Dulay West, Bito Buadi Itowa, Paridi.
Among the bigger cities and municipalities in the neighborhood of Marawi City there are City Of Malaybalay (Bukidnon) 94 km east, Cagayan De Oro City (Misamis Oriental) 66 km north-east, Zamboanga City (Zamboanga Del Sur) 95 km west, City Of Valencia (Bukidnon) 88 km east, Iligan City (Lanao Del Norte) 25 km north-west, Cotabato City (Cotabato City) 86 km south, Maramag (Bukidnon) 82 km east-south-east, Ozamis City (Misamis Occidental) 51 km west-north-west, Datu Odin Sinsuat (Dinaig) (Maguindanao) 90 km south as well as 93 km east-south-east of Marawi City the component city Quezon (Bukidnon).