Lipa
Province of Batangas

Summary data
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count72
Postal code4217
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)209.40 km2
(80.85 sq. mi)
Population (2015)332,386
Density (2015)1,587 per km2
(4,111 per sq. mi)
Coordinates13° 56' North, 121° 10' East
(13.9414 ° N, 121.1642 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
318.2 meters
(1,043.8 feet)
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Lipa is a landlocked component city in the coastal province of Batangas.

The city has a land area of 209.40 square kilometers or 80.85 square miles which constitutes 6.71% of Batangas's total area. The 2015 Census records its population as 332,386 representing 12.34% of the total population of Batangas province, or 2.31% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 1,587 inhabitants per square kilometer or 4,111 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Lipa has 72 barangays as shown in the following table.

BarangayPopulation
percentage

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

Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Adya0.60%2,0061,8916.08%1.13%
Anilao1.06%3,5343,12613.05%2.36%
Anilao‑Labac0.95%3,1612,73315.66%2.81%
Antipolo del Norte1.88%6,2505,60411.53%2.10%
Antipolo del Sur2.06%6,8556,3328.26%1.52%
Bagong Pook1.97%6,5475,50918.84%3.34%
Balintawak4.57%15,17612,91817.48%3.11%
Banaybanay3.46%11,51410,11113.88%2.50%
Barangay 120.70%2,3122,658-13.02%-2.62%
Bolbok2.03%6,7405,47323.15%4.04%
Bugtong na Pulo1.99%6,6164,78638.24%6.36%
Bulacnin1.83%6,0985,5998.91%1.64%
Bulaklakan0.46%1,5231,4326.35%1.18%
Calamias0.42%1,3851,10325.57%4.43%
Cumba1.28%4,2422,39976.82%11.46%
Dagatan1.61%5,3474,40121.50%3.78%
Duhatan0.72%2,4062,10614.25%2.57%
Halang0.60%1,9931,9611.63%0.31%
Inosloban3.82%12,7137,91060.72%9.46%
Kayumanggi1.67%5,5664,81315.65%2.81%
Latag1.34%4,4554,2075.89%1.10%
Lodlod2.69%8,9318,2108.78%1.62%
Lumbang1.25%4,1693,73511.62%2.12%
Mabini1.19%3,9643,32619.18%3.40%
Malagonlong0.71%2,3542,1997.05%1.31%
Malitlit0.57%1,9031,7628.00%1.48%
Marauoy4.66%15,48414,1079.76%1.79%
Mataas na Lupa1.53%5,0935,322-4.30%-0.83%
Munting Pulo1.23%4,0933,03135.04%5.89%
Pagolingin Bata0.38%1,2471,2063.40%0.64%
Pagolingin East0.64%2,1122,0045.39%1.00%
Pagolingin West0.44%1,4651,3845.85%1.09%
Pangao1.53%5,0784,50712.67%2.30%
Pinagkawitan2.12%7,0566,5707.40%1.37%
Pinagtongulan0.94%3,1232,9087.39%1.37%
Plaridel1.53%5,0894,32617.64%3.14%
Poblacion Barangay 11.39%4,6284,14711.60%2.11%
Poblacion Barangay 100.97%3,2362,79315.86%2.84%
Poblacion Barangay 110.12%4073894.63%0.86%
Poblacion Barangay 21.19%3,9683,54811.84%2.15%
Poblacion Barangay 30.74%2,4742,4401.39%0.26%
Poblacion Barangay 40.21%7036724.61%0.86%
Poblacion Barangay 50.19%64657312.74%2.31%
Poblacion Barangay 60.39%1,2891,2017.33%1.36%
Poblacion Barangay 71.76%5,8544,97617.64%3.14%
Poblacion Barangay 80.22%715800-10.63%-2.12%
Poblacion Barangay 90.13%44835725.49%4.42%
Poblacion Barangay 9‑A0.24%786835-5.87%-1.14%
Pusil0.49%1,63489682.37%12.12%
Quezon0.62%2,0481,27161.13%9.51%
Rizal0.99%3,2932,91113.12%2.38%
Sabang7.08%23,53517,73032.74%5.54%
Sampaguita2.78%9,2324,551102.86%14.42%
San Benito1.21%4,0133,6539.85%1.81%
San Carlos1.98%6,5745,36822.47%3.93%
San Celestino0.78%2,5782,33210.55%1.93%
San Francisco0.87%2,9062,7416.02%1.12%
San Guillermo0.39%1,3081,17910.94%2.00%
San Jose1.94%6,4355,72312.44%2.26%
San Lucas0.83%2,7462,42213.38%2.42%
San Salvador0.90%2,9853,296-9.44%-1.87%
San Sebastian1.33%4,4254,01610.18%1.86%
Santo Niño0.93%3,0842,68015.07%2.71%
Santo Toribio0.96%3,2012,85312.20%2.22%
Sapac1.80%5,9735,05318.21%3.24%
Sico1.57%5,2234,18324.86%4.32%
Talisay1.32%4,3864,0917.21%1.33%
Tambo3.29%10,95210,1068.37%1.54%
Tangob0.72%2,3861,97021.12%3.72%
Tanguay1.03%3,4263,4100.47%0.09%
Tibig1.17%3,8793,6426.51%1.21%
Tipacan1.03%3,4102,99114.01%2.53%
Lipa Total332,386283,46817.26%3.08%
Historical population

The population of Lipa grew from 69,036 in 1960 to 332,386 in 2015, an increase of 263,350 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.08%, or an increase of 48,918 people, from the previous population of 283,468 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1569,036
1970 May 693,9713.06%
1975 May 1106,0942.46%
1980 May 1121,1662.69%
1990 May 1160,1172.83%
1995 Sep 1177,8941.99%
2000 May 1218,4474.50%
2007 Aug 1260,5682.46%
2010 May 1283,4683.11%
2015 Aug 1332,3863.08%
Map

The city center of Lipa is situated at approximately 13° 56' North, 121° 10' East, which has an elevation estimated at 318.2 meters or 1,043.8 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 Lipa are Tanauan, San Pablo, Batangas City, Tagaytay, Calamba, and Cabuyao. The nearest municipalities are Mataasnakahoy, Padre Garcia, San Jose, Balete, Rosario, and Malvar. Its distance from the national capital is 74.53 kilometers (46.31 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 74.53 kilometers (46.31 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N15°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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