Bacoor, officially the City of Bacoor (Filipino: Lungsod ng Bacoor), is a first class urban component city in the province of Cavite. It is a lone congressional district of Cavite. A sub-urban area, the city is located approximately 15 kilometers southwest of Manila, on the southeastern shore of Manila Bay, at the northwest portion of the province. Bacoor has a population around 520,000 and an an area of 52.4 square kilometers. Bacoor is the second most populous local government unit in the province after Dasmariñas City.