Batangas City, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count105
Postal code4200
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBatangas Bay [Verde Island Passage]
Area (2007)282.96 km2 (109.25 sq mi)
Population (2015)329,874
Density (2015)1,166 / km2 (3,019 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 45' North, 121° 3' East (13.7561, 121.0577)
Estimated elevation above sea level13.8 meters (45.1 feet)

Batangas is a coastal component city in the province of Batangas. It serves as the provincial capital.

The city has a land area of 282.96 square kilometers or 109.25 square miles which constitutes 9.07% of Batangas's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 329,874. This represented 12.24% of the total population of Batangas province, or 2.29% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,166 inhabitants per square kilometer or 3,019 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Batangas City has 105 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Alangilan4.54%14,97913,33212.35%2.24%
Balagtas3.03%10,0099,1209.75%1.79%
Balete3.05%10,0529,09810.49%1.92%
Banaba Center0.70%2,3141,98416.63%2.97%
Banaba Ibaba0.89%2,9452,02345.58%7.41%
Banaba Kanluran1.09%3,6023,4135.54%1.03%
Banaba Silangan0.69%2,2691,93117.50%3.12%
Barangay 10.22%7157061.27%0.24%
Barangay 100.12%3843538.78%1.62%
Barangay 110.21%696768-9.38%-1.86%
Barangay 120.43%1,4291,3773.78%0.71%
Barangay 130.16%5425096.48%1.20%
Barangay 140.10%32929411.90%2.16%
Barangay 150.04%125170-26.47%-5.69%
Barangay 160.04%136197-30.96%-6.81%
Barangay 170.05%17410467.31%10.30%
Barangay 180.14%47238223.56%4.11%
Barangay 190.18%610955-36.13%-8.18%
Barangay 20.23%74460622.77%3.98%
Barangay 200.12%38534411.92%2.17%
Barangay 210.21%6936644.37%0.82%
Barangay 220.07%221234-5.56%-1.08%
Barangay 230.21%70163510.39%1.90%
Barangay 240.68%2,2402,877-22.14%-4.65%
Barangay 30.14%45436723.71%4.13%
Barangay 40.41%1,3371,499-10.81%-2.15%
Barangay 50.21%6816347.41%1.37%
Barangay 60.65%2,1572,0097.37%1.36%
Barangay 70.22%712715-0.42%-0.08%
Barangay 80.18%5835771.04%0.20%
Barangay 90.08%258283-8.83%-1.75%
Bilogo0.61%2,0111,8299.95%1.82%
Bolbok4.02%13,27011,80612.40%2.25%
Bukal0.83%2,7362,46011.22%2.05%
Calicanto3.30%10,89310,3155.60%1.04%
Catandala0.20%6586442.17%0.41%
Concepcion1.02%3,3733,412-1.14%-0.22%
Conde Itaas0.43%1,4021,3057.43%1.37%
Conde Labak0.61%2,0001,76313.44%2.43%
Cuta3.59%11,84811,4603.39%0.64%
Dalig0.81%2,6792,24819.17%3.40%
Dela Paz0.79%2,6212,37710.27%1.88%
Dela Paz Pulot Aplaya0.19%6295837.89%1.46%
Dela Paz Pulot Itaas0.14%46541910.98%2.00%
Domoclay1.09%3,5993,24610.87%1.98%
Dumantay1.38%4,5583,68523.69%4.13%
Gulod Itaas1.72%5,6624,95014.38%2.59%
Gulod Labak0.88%2,8932,43318.91%3.35%
Haligue Kanluran0.39%1,2851,11215.56%2.79%
Haligue Silangan0.57%1,8941,69911.48%2.09%
Ilihan1.28%4,2363,9208.06%1.49%
Kumba0.30%9929148.53%1.57%
Kumintang Ibaba2.78%9,17110,134-9.50%-1.88%
Kumintang Ilaya3.27%10,77210,3204.38%0.82%
Libjo3.70%12,19010,96411.18%2.04%
Liponpon, Isla Verde0.20%649746-13.00%-2.62%
Maapas0.07%2202085.77%1.07%
Mabacong0.62%2,0291,8738.33%1.53%
Mahabang Dahilig0.45%1,4891,4304.13%0.77%
Mahabang Parang1.09%3,6003,26710.19%1.87%
Mahacot Kanluran0.19%6176002.83%0.53%
Mahacot Silangan0.22%7416808.97%1.65%
Malalim0.40%1,3121,19010.25%1.88%
Malibayo0.14%4734612.60%0.49%
Malitam2.19%7,2126,6867.87%1.45%
Maruclap0.31%1,0079575.22%0.97%
Pagkilatan0.44%1,4651,32110.90%1.99%
Paharang Kanluran0.43%1,4061,3147.00%1.30%
Paharang Silangan0.39%1,2921,2225.73%1.07%
Pallocan Kanluran2.04%6,7456,2597.76%1.43%
Pallocan Silangan0.89%2,9362,02644.92%7.32%
Pinamucan1.14%3,7703,6074.52%0.85%
Pinamucan Ibaba0.48%1,5791,41011.99%2.18%
Pinamucan Silangan0.37%1,2261,1258.98%1.65%
Sampaga1.31%4,3073,9808.22%1.51%
San Agapito, Isla Verde0.36%1,1941,1910.25%0.05%
San Agustin Kanluran, Isla Verde0.27%89971525.73%4.46%
San Agustin Silangan, Isla Verde0.23%762775-1.68%-0.32%
San Andres, Isla Verde0.33%1,08097211.11%2.03%
San Antonio, Isla Verde0.30%9961,098-9.29%-1.84%
San Isidro1.99%6,5606,887-4.75%-0.92%
San Jose Sico1.51%4,9814,6277.65%1.41%
San Miguel0.72%2,3652,2475.25%0.98%
San Pedro0.50%1,6611,51010.00%1.83%
Santa Clara3.70%12,20110,58415.28%2.74%
Santa Rita Aplaya0.70%2,3062,2811.10%0.21%
Santa Rita Karsada5.54%18,27617,3305.46%1.02%
Santo Domingo0.60%1,9651,7899.84%1.80%
Santo Niño0.81%2,6652,5205.75%1.07%
Simlong1.23%4,0413,8006.34%1.18%
Sirang Lupa0.47%1,5581,36913.81%2.49%
Sorosoro Ibaba0.86%2,8262,7134.17%0.78%
Sorosoro Ilaya0.84%2,7591,80153.19%8.46%
Sorosoro Karsada0.62%2,0491,76416.16%2.89%
Tabangao Ambulong1.64%5,4034,86211.13%2.03%
Tabangao Aplaya0.99%3,2603,2161.37%0.26%
Tabangao Dao0.86%2,8472,6258.46%1.56%
Talahib Pandayan0.72%2,3842,3013.61%0.68%
Talahib Payapa0.17%5755750.00%0.00%
Talumpok Kanluran0.86%2,8322,867-1.22%-0.23%
Talumpok Silangan0.62%2,0601,84511.65%2.12%
Tinga Itaas0.90%2,9722,8016.10%1.13%
Tinga Labak1.90%6,2745,8836.65%1.23%
Tulo1.23%4,0693,68410.45%1.91%
Wawa2.18%7,1946,45511.45%2.09%
Batangas City Total329,874305,6077.94%1.47%

Historical population

The population of Batangas City grew from 82,627 in 1960 to 329,874 in 2015, an increase of 247,247 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.47%, or an increase of 24,267 people, from the previous population of 305,607 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
82,627
108,8682.73%
125,3632.87%
143,5702.75%
184,9702.57%
211,8792.58%
247,5883.40%
295,2312.46%
305,6071.27%
329,8741.47%

Location

The city center of Batangas is situated at approximately 13° 45' North, 121° 3' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.8 meters or 45.1 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Batangas City are Lipa, Tanauan, Calapan, Tagaytay, San Pablo, and Calamba. The nearest municipalities are San Pascual, Bauan, Ibaan, Mabini, Alitagtag, and San Jose. Its distance from the national capital is 92.71 kilometers (57.61 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 92.71 kilometers (57.61 miles) to the North (N5°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 329,874, ranked 39 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 109.25 square kilometers, ranked 354 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,166 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 141 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.47%, ranked 686 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal codes are from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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