Ormoc City is a philippine independant city in the province Leyte in Region VIII Eastern Visayas which belongs to the Visayas group of islands. The independant city Ormoc City is seated about 51 km west-south-west of province capital Tacloban City and about 558 km south-east of Philippine main capital Manila.
Ormoc City is a 1st class independant city. Regarding urbanization Ormoc City is classified as partly urban. Ormoc City occupies an area of 613.60 km². By the end of 2007 Ormoc City was the home of 177,524 residents. Thus by average 289.32 people are living on one km².
Administratively the Independant City of Ormoc City is subdivided into 110 barangays. 29 compose the center of the city wheras the other 81 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Independant City. The most populous are Barangay 6 (Pob.), Barangay 2 (Pob.), Barangay 3 (Pob.), Barangay 5 (Pob.), Barangay 8 (Pob.), Barangay 14 (Pob.), Barangay 7 (Pob.), Barangay 24 (Pob.), Barangay 9 (Pob.), Barangay 16 (Pob.), Barangay 20 (Pob.), Barangay 1 (Pob.), Barangay 12 (Pob.), Barangay 11 (Pob.), Barangay 18 (Pob.).
Among the bigger cities and municipalities in the neighborhood of Ormoc City there are City Of Baybay 43 km south-east, Liloan (Cebu) 96 km south-west, City Of Catbalogan (Samar (Western Samar)) 91 km north-north-east, Danao City (Cebu) 83 km south-west, Consolacion (Cebu) 99 km south-west, Tacloban City 50 km east-north-east, Talibon (Bohol) 100 km south-south-west, City Of Bogo (Cebu) 66 km west, City Of Maasin (Southern Leyte) 96 km south-south-east as well as 68 km west-north-west of Ormoc City the independant city Daanbantayan (Cebu).