Batangas City, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count105
Postal code4200
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBatangas Bay [Verde Island Passage]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)282.96 km2 (109.25 sq mi)
Population (2015)329,874
Density (2015)1,166 / km2 (3,019 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 45' North, 121° 3' East (13.7561, 121.0577)
Estimated elevation above sea level13.8 meters (45.1 feet)

Batangas is a coastal component city in the province of Batangas. It serves as the provincial capital.

The city has a land area of 282.96 square kilometers or 109.25 square miles which constitutes 9.07% of Batangas's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 329,874. This represented 12.24% of the total population of Batangas province, or 2.29% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,166 inhabitants per square kilometer or 3,019 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Batangas City has 105 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)
Alangilan4.54%14,97913,33212.35%2.24%
Balagtas3.03%10,0099,1209.75%1.79%
Balete3.05%10,0529,09810.49%1.92%
Banaba Center0.70%2,3141,98416.63%2.97%
Banaba Ibaba0.89%2,9452,02345.58%7.41%
Banaba Kanluran1.09%3,6023,4135.54%1.03%
Banaba Silangan0.69%2,2691,93117.50%3.12%
Barangay 10.22%7157061.27%0.24%
Barangay 100.12%3843538.78%1.62%
Barangay 110.21%696768-9.38%-1.86%
Barangay 120.43%1,4291,3773.78%0.71%
Barangay 130.16%5425096.48%1.20%
Barangay 140.10%32929411.90%2.16%
Barangay 150.04%125170-26.47%-5.69%
Barangay 160.04%136197-30.96%-6.81%
Barangay 170.05%17410467.31%10.30%
Barangay 180.14%47238223.56%4.11%
Barangay 190.18%610955-36.13%-8.18%
Barangay 20.23%74460622.77%3.98%
Barangay 200.12%38534411.92%2.17%
Barangay 210.21%6936644.37%0.82%
Barangay 220.07%221234-5.56%-1.08%
Barangay 230.21%70163510.39%1.90%
Barangay 240.68%2,2402,877-22.14%-4.65%
Barangay 30.14%45436723.71%4.13%
Barangay 40.41%1,3371,499-10.81%-2.15%
Barangay 50.21%6816347.41%1.37%
Barangay 60.65%2,1572,0097.37%1.36%
Barangay 70.22%712715-0.42%-0.08%
Barangay 80.18%5835771.04%0.20%
Barangay 90.08%258283-8.83%-1.75%
Bilogo0.61%2,0111,8299.95%1.82%
Bolbok4.02%13,27011,80612.40%2.25%
Bukal0.83%2,7362,46011.22%2.05%
Calicanto3.30%10,89310,3155.60%1.04%
Catandala0.20%6586442.17%0.41%
Concepcion1.02%3,3733,412-1.14%-0.22%
Conde Itaas0.43%1,4021,3057.43%1.37%
Conde Labak0.61%2,0001,76313.44%2.43%
Cuta3.59%11,84811,4603.39%0.64%
Dalig0.81%2,6792,24819.17%3.40%
Dela Paz0.79%2,6212,37710.27%1.88%
Dela Paz Pulot Aplaya0.19%6295837.89%1.46%
Dela Paz Pulot Itaas0.14%46541910.98%2.00%
Domoclay1.09%3,5993,24610.87%1.98%
Dumantay1.38%4,5583,68523.69%4.13%
Gulod Itaas1.72%5,6624,95014.38%2.59%
Gulod Labak0.88%2,8932,43318.91%3.35%
Haligue Kanluran0.39%1,2851,11215.56%2.79%
Haligue Silangan0.57%1,8941,69911.48%2.09%
Ilihan1.28%4,2363,9208.06%1.49%
Kumba0.30%9929148.53%1.57%
Kumintang Ibaba2.78%9,17110,134-9.50%-1.88%
Kumintang Ilaya3.27%10,77210,3204.38%0.82%
Libjo3.70%12,19010,96411.18%2.04%
Liponpon, Isla Verde0.20%649746-13.00%-2.62%
Maapas0.07%2202085.77%1.07%
Mabacong0.62%2,0291,8738.33%1.53%
Mahabang Dahilig0.45%1,4891,4304.13%0.77%
Mahabang Parang1.09%3,6003,26710.19%1.87%
Mahacot Kanluran0.19%6176002.83%0.53%
Mahacot Silangan0.22%7416808.97%1.65%
Malalim0.40%1,3121,19010.25%1.88%
Malibayo0.14%4734612.60%0.49%
Malitam2.19%7,2126,6867.87%1.45%
Maruclap0.31%1,0079575.22%0.97%
Pagkilatan0.44%1,4651,32110.90%1.99%
Paharang Kanluran0.43%1,4061,3147.00%1.30%
Paharang Silangan0.39%1,2921,2225.73%1.07%
Pallocan Kanluran2.04%6,7456,2597.76%1.43%
Pallocan Silangan0.89%2,9362,02644.92%7.32%
Pinamucan1.14%3,7703,6074.52%0.85%
Pinamucan Ibaba0.48%1,5791,41011.99%2.18%
Pinamucan Silangan0.37%1,2261,1258.98%1.65%
Sampaga1.31%4,3073,9808.22%1.51%
San Agapito, Isla Verde0.36%1,1941,1910.25%0.05%
San Agustin Kanluran, Isla Verde0.27%89971525.73%4.46%
San Agustin Silangan, Isla Verde0.23%762775-1.68%-0.32%
San Andres, Isla Verde0.33%1,08097211.11%2.03%
San Antonio, Isla Verde0.30%9961,098-9.29%-1.84%
San Isidro1.99%6,5606,887-4.75%-0.92%
San Jose Sico1.51%4,9814,6277.65%1.41%
San Miguel0.72%2,3652,2475.25%0.98%
San Pedro0.50%1,6611,51010.00%1.83%
Santa Clara3.70%12,20110,58415.28%2.74%
Santa Rita Aplaya0.70%2,3062,2811.10%0.21%
Santa Rita Karsada5.54%18,27617,3305.46%1.02%
Santo Domingo0.60%1,9651,7899.84%1.80%
Santo Niño0.81%2,6652,5205.75%1.07%
Simlong1.23%4,0413,8006.34%1.18%
Sirang Lupa0.47%1,5581,36913.81%2.49%
Sorosoro Ibaba0.86%2,8262,7134.17%0.78%
Sorosoro Ilaya0.84%2,7591,80153.19%8.46%
Sorosoro Karsada0.62%2,0491,76416.16%2.89%
Tabangao Ambulong1.64%5,4034,86211.13%2.03%
Tabangao Aplaya0.99%3,2603,2161.37%0.26%
Tabangao Dao0.86%2,8472,6258.46%1.56%
Talahib Pandayan0.72%2,3842,3013.61%0.68%
Talahib Payapa0.17%5755750.00%0.00%
Talumpok Kanluran0.86%2,8322,867-1.22%-0.23%
Talumpok Silangan0.62%2,0601,84511.65%2.12%
Tinga Itaas0.90%2,9722,8016.10%1.13%
Tinga Labak1.90%6,2745,8836.65%1.23%
Tulo1.23%4,0693,68410.45%1.91%
Wawa2.18%7,1946,45511.45%2.09%
Batangas City Total329,874305,6077.94%1.47%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Batangas City for the fiscal year of 2016 was 1,885,828,096.54.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
20091,184,117,800.62
20101,223,302,021.193.31%
20111,323,089,531.888.16%
20121,766,359,785.9933.50%
20131,451,604,960.17-17.82%
20141,527,146,304.375.20%
20151,827,282,883.9519.65%
20161,885,828,096.543.20%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Batangas City is 15 to 19, with 33,618 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 2,893 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16,131
1 to 426,321
5 to 931,052
10 to 1430,601
15 to 1933,618
20 to 2432,706
25 to 2927,980
30 to 3425,535
35 to 3923,642
40 to 4420,501
45 to 4918,216
50 to 5415,107
55 to 5912,227
60 to 649,416
65 to 696,933
70 to 744,082
75 to 792,893
80 and over2,913
Total329,874

Historical population

The population of Batangas City grew from 82,627 in 1960 to 329,874 in 2015, an increase of 247,247 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.47%, or an increase of 24,267 people, from the previous population of 305,607 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
82,627
108,8682.73%
125,3632.87%
143,5702.75%
184,9702.57%
211,8792.58%
247,5883.40%
295,2312.46%
305,6071.27%
329,8741.47%

Location

The city center of Batangas is situated at approximately 13° 45' North, 121° 3' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 13.8 meters or 45.1 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 Batangas City are Lipa, Tanauan, Calapan, Tagaytay, San Pablo, and Calamba. The nearest municipalities are San Pascual, Bauan, Ibaan, Mabini, Alitagtag, and San Jose. Its distance from the national capital is 92.71 kilometers (57.61 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 92.71 kilometers (57.61 miles) to the North (N5°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 329,874, ranked 12 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 109.25 square kilometers, ranked 48 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,166 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 18 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.47%, ranked 402 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. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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