Bauan, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typemunicipality
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 / km2 (4,436 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 48' North, 121° 0' East (13.7925, 121.0076)
Estimated elevation above sea level23.4 meters (76.6 feet)

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. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 91,297. This represented 3.39% of the total population of Batangas province, or 0.63% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,713 inhabitants per square kilometer or 4,436 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bauan has 40 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)
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.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
41,147
36,862-1.07%
38,2000.72%
43,5602.66%
59,2583.13%
64,1901.51%
72,6042.68%
79,8311.32%
81,3510.69%
91,2972.22%

Location

The municipal center of Bauan is situated at approximately 13° 48' North, 121° 0' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 23.4 meters or 76.6 feet above mean sea level.

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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.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

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

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 91,297, ranked 213 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 20.58 square kilometers, ranked 1,367 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,713 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 94 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.22%, ranked 297 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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