San Jose, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count33
Postal code4227
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)53.29 km2 (20.58 sq mi)
Population (2015)76,971
Density (2015)1,444 / km2 (3,740 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 53' North, 121° 6' East (13.8802, 121.1019)
Estimated elevation above sea level242.8 meters (796.4 feet)

San Jose is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Batangas.

The municipality has a land area of 53.29 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 76,971. This represented 2.86% of the total population of Batangas province, or 0.53% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,444 inhabitants per square kilometer or 3,740 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Jose has 33 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)
Aguila3.46%2,6642,36412.69%2.30%
Anus1.49%1,15095919.92%3.52%
Aya4.61%3,5483,18111.54%2.10%
Bagong Pook1.40%1,07992616.52%2.95%
Balagtasin4.62%3,5533,2579.09%1.67%
Balagtasin I1.82%1,3991,2977.86%1.45%
Banaybanay I8.34%6,4185,74211.77%2.14%
Banaybanay II5.37%4,1353,67912.39%2.25%
Bigain I3.02%2,3272,1299.30%1.71%
Bigain II1.53%1,1801,0947.86%1.45%
Bigain South1.42%1,0931,0029.08%1.67%
Calansayan5.47%4,2143,79511.04%2.01%
Dagatan3.67%2,8222,38518.32%3.26%
Don Luis2.53%1,9511,74811.61%2.11%
Galamay‑Amo7.41%5,7024,98614.36%2.59%
Lalayat3.20%2,4622,22610.60%1.94%
Lapolapo I2.46%1,8921,68912.02%2.18%
Lapolapo II3.05%2,3452,13010.09%1.85%
Lepute1.05%8077556.89%1.28%
Lumil4.05%3,1192,80011.39%2.08%
Mojon‑Tampoy3.06%2,3551,86026.61%4.60%
Natunuan2.32%1,7871,62010.31%1.89%
Palanca2.44%1,8781,7417.87%1.45%
Pinagtung‑Ulan5.71%4,3983,98910.25%1.88%
Poblacion Barangay I0.30%228278-17.99%-3.70%
Poblacion Barangay II0.64%491502-2.19%-0.42%
Poblacion Barangay III0.36%279318-12.26%-2.46%
Poblacion Barangay IV0.44%339385-11.95%-2.39%
Sabang2.07%1,5921,23728.70%4.92%
Salaban2.06%1,5831,32219.74%3.49%
Santo Cristo3.59%2,7622,47711.51%2.10%
Taysan4.75%3,6543,09018.25%3.24%
Tugtug2.29%1,7651,55413.58%2.45%
San Jose Total76,97168,51712.34%2.24%

Historical population

The population of San Jose grew from 18,675 in 1960 to 76,971 in 2015, an increase of 58,296 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.24%, or an increase of 8,454 people, from the previous population of 68,517 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,675
24,4502.67%
25,7571.05%
28,7432.22%
38,6803.01%
43,8862.39%
51,9653.69%
61,3072.31%
68,5174.13%
76,9712.24%

Location

The municipal center of San Jose is situated at approximately 13° 53' North, 121° 6' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 242.8 meters or 796.4 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 San Jose are Lipa, Batangas City, Tanauan, Tagaytay, San Pablo, and Calamba. The nearest municipalities are Cuenca, Ibaan, Mataasnakahoy, Alitagtag, Rosario, and Padre Garcia. Its distance from the national capital is 79.69 kilometers (49.52 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 79.69 kilometers (49.52 miles) to the North (N9°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 76,971, ranked 277 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 20.58 square kilometers, ranked 1,369 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,444 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 112 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.24%, ranked 286 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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