Cebu City, officially the City of Cebu (Cebuano: Dakbayan sa Sugbo, Filipino: Lungsod ng Cebu), is the capital city of the province of Cebu and is the second city of the Philippines. Cebu is the center of Metro Cebu, the second most populous Metropolitan area in the Philippines after Manila. With a population around 850,000, Cebu is the fifth most populated city in the country. Cebu City is a significant center of commerce and education in the Visayas area.