Bauan
Province of Batangas

Summary data
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count40
Postal code4201
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBatangas Bay, Balayan Bay [Verde Island Passage]
Area (2007)53.31 km2
(20.58 sq. mi)
Population (2015)91,297
Density (2015)1,713 per km2
(4,436 per sq. mi)
Coordinates13° 48' North, 121° 0' East
(13.7925 ° N, 121.0076 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
23.4 meters
(76.6 feet)
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Bauan is a coastal municipality in the province of Batangas.

The municipality has a land area of 53.31 square kilometers or 20.58 square miles which constitutes 1.71% of Batangas's total area. The 2015 Census records its population as 91,297 representing 3.39% of the total population of Batangas province, or 0.63% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 1,713 inhabitants per square kilometer or 4,436 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Bauan has 40 barangays as shown in the following table.

BarangayPopulation
percentage

(2015)
Population
(2015)
Population
(2010)
Change
(2010-2015)

Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Alagao2.73%2,4961,83635.95%6.02%
Aplaya8.80%8,0387,6045.71%1.06%
As‑Is2.57%2,3442,2394.69%0.88%
Bagong Silang0.50%45741011.46%2.09%
Baguilawa1.68%1,5351,4128.71%1.60%
Balayong3.01%2,7462,49610.02%1.83%
Barangay I1.77%1,6191,4928.51%1.57%
Barangay II3.45%3,1483,0622.81%0.53%
Barangay III0.64%5835564.86%0.91%
Barangay IV3.26%2,9772,43222.41%3.92%
Bolo5.82%5,3114,21226.09%4.51%
Colvo0.60%54549510.10%1.85%
Cupang2.08%1,8971,8084.92%0.92%
Durungao1.95%1,7761,48719.44%3.44%
Gulibay1.48%1,3521,419-4.72%-0.92%
Inicbulan4.02%3,6743,00722.18%3.89%
Locloc1.66%1,5171,605-5.48%-1.07%
Magalang‑Galang0.37%340345-1.45%-0.28%
Malindig0.39%358391-8.44%-1.66%
Manalupong1.48%1,3521,06526.95%4.65%
Manghinao Proper11.82%10,7897,97435.30%5.93%
Manghinao Uno2.80%2,5562,3787.49%1.38%
New Danglayan2.06%1,8781,7576.89%1.28%
Orense0.81%7427124.21%0.79%
Pitugo0.88%80164324.57%4.27%
Rizal0.82%7456996.58%1.22%
Sampaguita0.57%522536-2.61%-0.50%
San Agustin1.15%1,04693112.35%2.24%
San Andres Proper2.93%2,6742,6231.94%0.37%
San Andres Uno0.72%65458411.99%2.18%
San Diego0.57%5215180.58%0.11%
San Miguel1.99%1,8181,829-0.60%-0.11%
San Pablo0.92%8388142.95%0.55%
San Pedro2.55%2,3272,08011.88%2.16%
San Roque7.27%6,6346,1108.58%1.58%
San Teodoro1.96%1,7881,6279.90%1.81%
San Vicente0.85%77861326.92%4.64%
Santa Maria5.62%5,1294,7637.68%1.42%
Santo Domingo2.64%2,4072,2855.34%1.00%
Sinala2.83%2,5852,5023.32%0.62%
Bauan Total91,29781,35112.23%2.22%
Historical population

The population of Bauan grew from 41,147 in 1960 to 91,297 in 2015, an increase of 50,150 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.22%, or an increase of 9,946 people, from the previous population of 81,351 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1541,147
1970 May 636,862-1.07%
1975 May 138,2000.72%
1980 May 143,5602.66%
1990 May 159,2583.13%
1995 Sep 164,1901.51%
2000 May 172,6042.68%
2007 Aug 179,8311.32%
2010 May 181,3510.69%
2015 Aug 191,2972.22%
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The town center of Bauan is situated at approximately 13° 48' North, 121° 0' East, which has an elevation estimated at 23.4 meters or 76.6 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 Bauan are Batangas City, Lipa, Tagaytay, Tanauan, Calapan, and San Pablo. The nearest municipalities are San Pascual, Alitagtag, Mabini, Santa Teresita, San Luis, and Cuenca. Its distance from the national capital is 88.35 kilometers (54.90 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 88.35 kilometers (54.90 miles) to the North (N2°W)

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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