Taysan
Province of Batangas

Summary data
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count20
Postal code4228
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)93.62 km2
(36.15 sq. mi)
Population (2015)38,007
Density (2015)406 per km2
(1,051 per sq. mi)
Coordinates13° 48' North, 121° 11' East
(13.7968 ° N, 121.1885 ° E)
Estimated elevation
above sea level
112.1 meters
(367.8 feet)
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Taysan is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Batangas.

The municipality has a land area of 93.62 square kilometers or 36.15 square miles which constitutes 3.00% of Batangas's total area. The 2015 Census records its population as 38,007 representing 1.41% of the total population of Batangas province, or 0.26% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on such figures, the population density is computed at 406 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,051 inhabitants per square mile.

Demographic profile of barangays

Taysan has 20 barangays as shown in the following table.

BarangayPopulation
percentage

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

Annual
Population
Growth Rate
(2010-2015)
Bacao2.42%918970-5.36%-1.04%
Bilogo5.93%2,2522,0708.79%1.62%
Bukal4.09%1,5541,4487.32%1.35%
Dagatan8.10%3,0782,66715.41%2.77%
Guinhawa3.49%1,3271,19411.14%2.03%
Laurel4.58%1,7391,6584.89%0.91%
Mabayabas5.96%2,2642,0729.27%1.70%
Mahanadiong5.02%1,9081,7419.59%1.76%
Mapulo8.11%3,0842,8508.21%1.51%
Mataas na Lupa3.82%1,4521,540-5.71%-1.11%
Pag‑asa6.49%2,4682,2937.63%1.41%
Panghayaan3.38%1,2861,2304.55%0.85%
Piña4.01%1,5251,4624.31%0.81%
Pinagbayanan6.91%2,6252,31013.64%2.46%
Poblacion East2.23%8468183.42%0.64%
Poblacion West2.57%9769018.32%1.53%
San Isidro6.79%2,5812,4017.50%1.39%
San Marcelino4.75%1,8071,7006.29%1.17%
Santo Niño6.58%2,5012,3038.60%1.58%
Tilambo4.78%1,8161,7295.03%0.94%
Taysan Total38,00735,3577.49%1.39%
Historical population

The population of Taysan grew from 11,750 in 1960 to 38,007 in 2015, an increase of 26,257 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.39%, or an increase of 2,650 people, from the previous population of 35,357 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
1960 Feb 1511,750
1970 May 614,9992.42%
1975 May 117,0752.64%
1980 May 119,3702.55%
1990 May 122,5081.51%
1995 Sep 126,5043.11%
2000 May 129,8362.57%
2007 Aug 133,4541.59%
2010 May 135,3572.03%
2015 Aug 138,0071.39%
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The town center of Taysan is situated at approximately 13° 48' North, 121° 11' East, which has an elevation estimated at 112.1 meters or 367.8 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 Taysan are Batangas City, Lipa, Tanauan, San Pablo, Tagaytay, and Calapan. The nearest municipalities are Rosario, Ibaan, Padre Garcia, San Jose, San Antonio, and Lobo. Its distance from the national capital is 90.67 kilometers (56.34 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 90.67 kilometers (56.34 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N14°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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