Barangay East Rembo is a barangay located in the Second District of Makati City. It is part of Cluster 5 or the Eastside Cluster along with barangays Comembo, Pembo and Rizal. It is purely a residential area and based on the 2010 Census of Population conducted by the National Statistics Office, East Rembo has a total of 26,433 population and percentage share of 1.76% versus the city’s population with an estimate of 5,287 households. By population density on the other hand, considering its land area and population count, the barangay has 55 per 1,000 square meters.
REMBO is actually an acronym for Riverside Enlisted Men’s Barrio. Geographically, East Rembo lies at the heart of three barrios namely: West Rembo, Comembo and Pembo. These settlements were named after the special units of the Armed Forces of the geographical location within or around the Fort. Mater Dolorosa Parish lies in this barangay as its well known landmark.