Tuy, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count22
Postal code4214
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Area (2007)94.65 km2 (36.54 sq mi)
Population (2015)43,743
Density (2015)462 / km2 (1,197 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 1' North, 120° 44' East (14.0219, 120.7299)
Estimated elevation above sea level72.8 meters (238.8 feet)

Tuy is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Batangas.

The municipality has a land area of 94.65 square kilometers or 36.54 square miles which constitutes 3.03% of Batangas's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 43,743. This represented 1.62% of the total population of Batangas province, or 0.30% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 462 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,197 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tuy has 22 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)
Acle2.59%1,1311,02210.67%1.95%
Bayudbud4.68%2,0472,081-1.63%-0.31%
Bolboc5.93%2,5952,33411.18%2.04%
Burgos1.37%5985724.55%0.85%
Dalima2.81%1,2271,08912.67%2.30%
Dao3.66%1,6011,44810.57%1.93%
Guinhawa5.27%2,3052,379-3.11%-0.60%
Lumbangan3.69%1,6131,5474.27%0.80%
Luna5.39%2,3582,03216.04%2.87%
Luntal7.01%3,0662,52821.28%3.74%
Magahis7.66%3,3513,0828.73%1.61%
Malibu3.07%1,3451,2864.59%0.86%
Mataywanac5.10%2,2332,2130.90%0.17%
Palincaro3.95%1,7301,6534.66%0.87%
Putol6.74%2,9492,8124.87%0.91%
Rillo4.77%2,0851,81814.69%2.64%
Rizal2.49%1,0911,144-4.63%-0.90%
Sabang7.53%3,2922,78918.04%3.21%
San Jose4.27%1,8701,7407.47%1.38%
Talon2.85%1,2451,2400.40%0.08%
Toong5.74%2,5102,4602.03%0.38%
Tuyon‑tuyon3.43%1,5011,4652.46%0.46%
Tuy Total43,74340,7347.39%1.37%

Historical population

The population of Tuy grew from 14,012 in 1960 to 43,743 in 2015, an increase of 29,731 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.37%, or an increase of 3,009 people, from the previous population of 40,734 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
14,012
19,5623.32%
21,8392.23%
25,0702.80%
30,4091.95%
32,4471.22%
35,6722.05%
40,2901.69%
40,7340.40%
43,7431.37%

Location

The municipal center of Tuy is situated at approximately 14° 1' North, 120° 44' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 72.8 meters or 238.8 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 Tuy are Tagaytay, Trece Martires, Dasmariñas, General Trias, Batangas City, and Tanauan. The nearest municipalities are Balayan, Lian, Nasugbu, Calaca, Magallanes, and Alfonso. Its distance from the national capital is 68.46 kilometers (42.54 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 68.46 kilometers (42.54 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N23°E)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 43,743, ranked 615 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 36.54 square kilometers, ranked 1,077 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 462 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 420 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.37%, ranked 759 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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