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Caloocan City
Lungsod ng Kalookan
Highly-Urbanized City
City of Caloocan
Official seal of Caloocan City
Seal
Nickname(s): The Only Divided City in the Philippines
Motto: Moving from Vision to Victory
Map of Metro Manila showing the location of Caloocan City
Map of Metro Manila showing the location of Caloocan City
Country  Philippines
Region National Capital Region
Province none (Former part of Rizal province until 1975)
Districts 1st and 2nd Districts of Caloocan City
Incorporated (town) 1815
Cityhood 16 February 1962
Area
 • Total 55.80 km2 (21.54 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,489,040
 • Density 26,685.3/km2 (69,115/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 1400 for Caloocan City Post Office
Dialing code 02
Website www.caloocancity.gov.ph

Caloocan is one of the cities of Metro Manila in the Philippines. Caloocan is north of Manila. It is the third most populous city in the Philippines with 1,489,040 people as of 2010.

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