Bauan, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count40
Postal code4201
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesBatangas Bay, Balayan Bay [Verde Island Passage]
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)53.31 km2 (20.58 sq mi)
Population (2015)91,297
Density (2015)1,713 / km2 (4,436 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 48' North, 121° 0' East (13.7925, 121.0076)
Estimated elevation above sea level23.4 meters (76.6 feet)

Bauan is a coastal municipality in the province of Batangas.

The municipality has a land area of 53.31 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 91,297. This represented 3.39% of the total population of Batangas province, or 0.63% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,713 inhabitants per square kilometer or 4,436 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bauan has 40 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)
Alagao2.73%2,4961,83635.95%6.02%
Aplaya8.80%8,0387,6045.71%1.06%
As‑Is2.57%2,3442,2394.69%0.88%
Bagong Silang0.50%45741011.46%2.09%
Baguilawa1.68%1,5351,4128.71%1.60%
Balayong3.01%2,7462,49610.02%1.83%
Barangay I1.77%1,6191,4928.51%1.57%
Barangay II3.45%3,1483,0622.81%0.53%
Barangay III0.64%5835564.86%0.91%
Barangay IV3.26%2,9772,43222.41%3.92%
Bolo5.82%5,3114,21226.09%4.51%
Colvo0.60%54549510.10%1.85%
Cupang2.08%1,8971,8084.92%0.92%
Durungao1.95%1,7761,48719.44%3.44%
Gulibay1.48%1,3521,419-4.72%-0.92%
Inicbulan4.02%3,6743,00722.18%3.89%
Locloc1.66%1,5171,605-5.48%-1.07%
Magalang‑Galang0.37%340345-1.45%-0.28%
Malindig0.39%358391-8.44%-1.66%
Manalupong1.48%1,3521,06526.95%4.65%
Manghinao Proper11.82%10,7897,97435.30%5.93%
Manghinao Uno2.80%2,5562,3787.49%1.38%
New Danglayan2.06%1,8781,7576.89%1.28%
Orense0.81%7427124.21%0.79%
Pitugo0.88%80164324.57%4.27%
Rizal0.82%7456996.58%1.22%
Sampaguita0.57%522536-2.61%-0.50%
San Agustin1.15%1,04693112.35%2.24%
San Andres Proper2.93%2,6742,6231.94%0.37%
San Andres Uno0.72%65458411.99%2.18%
San Diego0.57%5215180.58%0.11%
San Miguel1.99%1,8181,829-0.60%-0.11%
San Pablo0.92%8388142.95%0.55%
San Pedro2.55%2,3272,08011.88%2.16%
San Roque7.27%6,6346,1108.58%1.58%
San Teodoro1.96%1,7881,6279.90%1.81%
San Vicente0.85%77861326.92%4.64%
Santa Maria5.62%5,1294,7637.68%1.42%
Santo Domingo2.64%2,4072,2855.34%1.00%
Sinala2.83%2,5852,5023.32%0.62%
Bauan Total91,29781,35112.23%2.22%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Bauan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 293,474,012.98.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009178,676,839.12
2010200,702,016.8512.33%
2011194,110,887.03-3.28%
2012191,464,887.10-1.36%
2013197,799,586.313.31%
2014227,499,281.3015.02%
2015243,809,425.997.17%
2016293,474,012.9820.37%

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 Bauan is 20 to 24, with 8,439 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 975 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,811
1 to 47,339
5 to 98,311
10 to 147,785
15 to 198,362
20 to 248,439
25 to 298,103
30 to 347,296
35 to 396,570
40 to 445,696
45 to 495,348
50 to 544,472
55 to 593,754
60 to 642,719
65 to 692,048
70 to 741,288
75 to 79975
80 and over981
Total91,297

Historical population

The population of Bauan grew from 41,147 in 1960 to 91,297 in 2015, an increase of 50,150 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.22%, or an increase of 9,946 people, from the previous population of 81,351 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
41,147
36,862-1.07%
38,2000.72%
43,5602.66%
59,2583.13%
64,1901.51%
72,6042.68%
79,8311.32%
81,3510.69%
91,2972.22%

Location

The municipal center of Bauan is situated at approximately 13° 48' North, 121° 0' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 23.4 meters or 76.6 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 Bauan are Batangas City, Lipa, Tagaytay, Tanauan, Calapan, and San Pablo. The nearest municipalities are San Pascual, Alitagtag, Mabini, Santa Teresita, San Luis, and Cuenca. Its distance from the national capital is 88.35 kilometers (54.90 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 88.35 kilometers (54.90 miles) to the North (N2°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 91,297, ranked 210 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 20.58 square kilometers, ranked 1,363 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,713 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 94 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.22%, ranked 209 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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