Lemery, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count46
Postal code4209
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBalayan Bay [Verde Island Passage]
Area (2007)109.80 km2 (42.39 sq mi)
Population (2015)93,157
Density (2015)848 / km2 (2,198 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 53' North, 120° 55' East (13.8837, 120.9132)
Estimated elevation above sea level10.0 meters (32.8 feet)

Lemery is a coastal municipality in the province of Batangas.

The municipality has a land area of 109.80 square kilometers or 42.39 square miles which constitutes 3.52% of Batangas's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 93,157. This represented 3.46% of the total population of Batangas province, or 0.65% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 848 inhabitants per square kilometer or 2,198 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Lemery has 46 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)
Anak‑Dagat1.94%1,8031,7155.13%0.96%
Arumahan2.58%2,4032,2735.72%1.06%
Ayao‑iyao3.95%3,6832,69036.91%6.16%
Bagong Pook1.43%1,3361,17313.90%2.51%
Bagong Sikat1.48%1,3751,3750.00%0.00%
Balanga1.13%1,0509559.95%1.82%
Bukal2.32%2,1591,81419.02%3.37%
Cahilan I2.35%2,1892,0218.31%1.53%
Cahilan II1.75%1,6311,5197.37%1.36%
Dayapan2.87%2,6742,5992.89%0.54%
District I1.52%1,4131,16421.39%3.76%
District II0.98%9171,071-14.38%-2.91%
District III0.47%44226864.93%9.99%
District IV2.39%2,2231,76226.16%4.52%
Dita1.38%1,2811,1679.77%1.79%
Gulod1.92%1,7911,59812.08%2.19%
Lucky0.98%90962246.14%7.49%
Maguihan2.63%2,4501,93326.75%4.62%
Mahabang Dahilig2.01%1,8731,58418.24%3.24%
Mahayahay1.62%1,5051,4662.66%0.50%
Maigsing Dahilig1.25%1,16890129.63%5.07%
Maligaya1.38%1,2811,1996.84%1.27%
Malinis2.18%2,0301,65722.51%3.94%
Masalisi1.13%1,0549975.72%1.06%
Mataas na Bayan3.26%3,0352,7649.80%1.80%
Matingain I3.80%3,5433,09814.36%2.59%
Matingain II1.56%1,4491,28512.76%2.31%
Mayasang2.62%2,4392,4390.00%0.00%
Niugan1.65%1,5371,4436.51%1.21%
Nonong Casto3.36%3,1302,65317.98%3.20%
Palanas3.33%3,1032,63817.63%3.14%
Payapa Ibaba2.24%2,0891,85912.37%2.25%
Payapa Ilaya3.71%3,4573,12710.55%1.93%
Rizal0.85%79472110.12%1.85%
Sambal Ibaba2.20%2,0501,73718.02%3.20%
Sambal Ilaya4.58%4,2653,74513.89%2.51%
San Isidro Ibaba1.59%1,4841,3688.48%1.56%
San Isidro Itaas3.76%3,5072,77726.29%4.54%
Sangalang2.26%2,1011,9378.47%1.56%
Sinisian East2.12%1,9771,8904.60%0.86%
Sinisian West2.16%2,0121,79612.03%2.19%
Talaga3.53%3,2912,78418.21%3.24%
Tubigan1.49%1,3901,01636.81%6.15%
Tubuan1.24%1,1511,1093.79%0.71%
Wawa Ibaba3.15%2,9342,59313.15%2.38%
Wawa Ilaya1.91%1,7791,52316.81%3.00%
Lemery Total93,15781,82513.85%2.50%

Historical population

The population of Lemery grew from 23,700 in 1960 to 93,157 in 2015, an increase of 69,457 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.50%, or an increase of 11,332 people, from the previous population of 81,825 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
23,700
32,3373.09%
36,2072.29%
42,7833.39%
53,9322.34%
58,0731.40%
66,5282.96%
76,0901.87%
81,8252.68%
93,1572.50%

Location

The municipal center of Lemery is situated at approximately 13° 53' North, 120° 55' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 10.0 meters or 32.8 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 Lemery are Batangas City, Tagaytay, Lipa, Tanauan, Trece Martires, and Calamba. The nearest municipalities are Taal, San Luis, Agoncillo, San Nicolas, Santa Teresita, and Alitagtag. Its distance from the national capital is 78.54 kilometers (48.80 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 78.54 kilometers (48.80 miles) to the North (N5°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 93,157, ranked 210 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 42.39 square kilometers, ranked 978 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 848 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 213 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.50%, ranked 209 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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