Ozamis City is a philippine component city in the province Misamis Occidental in Region X Northern Mindanao which belongs to the Mindanao group of islands. The component city Ozamis City is seated about 38 km south of province capital Oroquieta City and about 781 km south-south-east of Philippine main capital Manila.
Ozamis City is a 3rd class component city. Regarding urbanization Ozamis City is classified as partly urban. Ozamis City occupies an area of 169.95 km². By the end of 2007 Ozamis City was the home of 123,137 residents. Thus by average 724.55 people are living on one km².
Administratively the Component City of Ozamis City is subdivided into 51 barangays. 3 compose the center of the city wheras the other 48 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Component City. The most populous are Mentering, Sangay Diot, Gotokan Diot, Cavinte, Guimad, Gotokan Daku, Guingona, Capucao C., Dalapang, Balintawak, Trigos, Liposong, Litapan, Manaka, Pantaon.
Among the bigger cities and municipalities in the neighborhood of Ozamis City there are Marawi City (Lanao Del Sur) 51 km east-south-east, Zamboanga City (Zamboanga Del Sur) 57 km south-west, Pagadian City (Zamboanga Del Sur) 61 km west-south-west, Dipolog City (Zamboanga Del Norte) 67 km west-north-west, Iligan City (Lanao Del Norte) 42 km east, Cagayan De Oro City (Misamis Oriental) 95 km east-north-east, Dapitan City (Zamboanga Del Norte) 73 km north-west, Oroquieta City 37 km north, Sindangan (Zamboanga Del Norte) 94 km west as well as 14 km south-west of Ozamis City the component city Tangub City.