Lipa, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count72
Postal code4217
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)209.40 km2 (80.85 sq mi)
Population (2015)332,386
Density (2015)1,587 / km2 (4,111 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 56' North, 121° 10' East (13.9414, 121.1642)
Estimated elevation above sea level318.2 meters (1,043.8 feet)

Lipa is a landlocked component city in the coastal province of Batangas.

The city has a land area of 209.40 square kilometers or 80.85 square miles which constitutes 6.71% of Batangas's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 332,386. This represented 12.34% of the total population of Batangas province, or 2.31% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,587 inhabitants per square kilometer or 4,111 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Lipa has 72 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)
Adya0.60%2,0061,8916.08%1.13%
Anilao1.06%3,5343,12613.05%2.36%
Anilao‑Labac0.95%3,1612,73315.66%2.81%
Antipolo del Norte1.88%6,2505,60411.53%2.10%
Antipolo del Sur2.06%6,8556,3328.26%1.52%
Bagong Pook1.97%6,5475,50918.84%3.34%
Balintawak4.57%15,17612,91817.48%3.11%
Banaybanay3.46%11,51410,11113.88%2.50%
Barangay 120.70%2,3122,658-13.02%-2.62%
Bolbok2.03%6,7405,47323.15%4.04%
Bugtong na Pulo1.99%6,6164,78638.24%6.36%
Bulacnin1.83%6,0985,5998.91%1.64%
Bulaklakan0.46%1,5231,4326.35%1.18%
Calamias0.42%1,3851,10325.57%4.43%
Cumba1.28%4,2422,39976.82%11.46%
Dagatan1.61%5,3474,40121.50%3.78%
Duhatan0.72%2,4062,10614.25%2.57%
Halang0.60%1,9931,9611.63%0.31%
Inosloban3.82%12,7137,91060.72%9.46%
Kayumanggi1.67%5,5664,81315.65%2.81%
Latag1.34%4,4554,2075.89%1.10%
Lodlod2.69%8,9318,2108.78%1.62%
Lumbang1.25%4,1693,73511.62%2.12%
Mabini1.19%3,9643,32619.18%3.40%
Malagonlong0.71%2,3542,1997.05%1.31%
Malitlit0.57%1,9031,7628.00%1.48%
Marauoy4.66%15,48414,1079.76%1.79%
Mataas na Lupa1.53%5,0935,322-4.30%-0.83%
Munting Pulo1.23%4,0933,03135.04%5.89%
Pagolingin Bata0.38%1,2471,2063.40%0.64%
Pagolingin East0.64%2,1122,0045.39%1.00%
Pagolingin West0.44%1,4651,3845.85%1.09%
Pangao1.53%5,0784,50712.67%2.30%
Pinagkawitan2.12%7,0566,5707.40%1.37%
Pinagtongulan0.94%3,1232,9087.39%1.37%
Plaridel1.53%5,0894,32617.64%3.14%
Poblacion Barangay 11.39%4,6284,14711.60%2.11%
Poblacion Barangay 100.97%3,2362,79315.86%2.84%
Poblacion Barangay 110.12%4073894.63%0.86%
Poblacion Barangay 21.19%3,9683,54811.84%2.15%
Poblacion Barangay 30.74%2,4742,4401.39%0.26%
Poblacion Barangay 40.21%7036724.61%0.86%
Poblacion Barangay 50.19%64657312.74%2.31%
Poblacion Barangay 60.39%1,2891,2017.33%1.36%
Poblacion Barangay 71.76%5,8544,97617.64%3.14%
Poblacion Barangay 80.22%715800-10.63%-2.12%
Poblacion Barangay 90.13%44835725.49%4.42%
Poblacion Barangay 9‑A0.24%786835-5.87%-1.14%
Pusil0.49%1,63489682.37%12.12%
Quezon0.62%2,0481,27161.13%9.51%
Rizal0.99%3,2932,91113.12%2.38%
Sabang7.08%23,53517,73032.74%5.54%
Sampaguita2.78%9,2324,551102.86%14.42%
San Benito1.21%4,0133,6539.85%1.81%
San Carlos1.98%6,5745,36822.47%3.93%
San Celestino0.78%2,5782,33210.55%1.93%
San Francisco0.87%2,9062,7416.02%1.12%
San Guillermo0.39%1,3081,17910.94%2.00%
San Jose1.94%6,4355,72312.44%2.26%
San Lucas0.83%2,7462,42213.38%2.42%
San Salvador0.90%2,9853,296-9.44%-1.87%
San Sebastian1.33%4,4254,01610.18%1.86%
Santo Niño0.93%3,0842,68015.07%2.71%
Santo Toribio0.96%3,2012,85312.20%2.22%
Sapac1.80%5,9735,05318.21%3.24%
Sico1.57%5,2234,18324.86%4.32%
Talisay1.32%4,3864,0917.21%1.33%
Tambo3.29%10,95210,1068.37%1.54%
Tangob0.72%2,3861,97021.12%3.72%
Tanguay1.03%3,4263,4100.47%0.09%
Tibig1.17%3,8793,6426.51%1.21%
Tipacan1.03%3,4102,99114.01%2.53%
Lipa Total332,386283,46817.26%3.08%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Lipa for the fiscal year of 2016 was 1,292,675,075.86.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009726,351,394.47
2010769,766,541.535.98%
2011833,855,776.058.33%
2012826,497,348.05-0.88%
2013943,623,873.9914.17%
20141,013,102,559.597.36%
20151,181,305,633.0216.60%
20161,292,675,075.869.43%

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 Lipa is 15 to 19, with 33,385 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 2,392 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 17,023
1 to 429,318
5 to 933,180
10 to 1431,564
15 to 1933,385
20 to 2433,305
25 to 2929,780
30 to 3426,126
35 to 3924,089
40 to 4419,778
45 to 4917,254
50 to 5413,906
55 to 5911,088
60 to 648,593
65 to 695,631
70 to 743,496
75 to 792,478
80 and over2,392
Total332,386

Historical population

The population of Lipa grew from 69,036 in 1960 to 332,386 in 2015, an increase of 263,350 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.08%, or an increase of 48,918 people, from the previous population of 283,468 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
69,036
93,9713.06%
106,0942.46%
121,1662.69%
160,1172.83%
177,8941.99%
218,4474.50%
260,5682.46%
283,4683.11%
332,3863.08%

Location

The city center of Lipa is situated at approximately 13° 56' North, 121° 10' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 318.2 meters or 1,043.8 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 Lipa are Tanauan, San Pablo, Batangas City, Tagaytay, Calamba, and Cabuyao. The nearest municipalities are Mataasnakahoy, Padre Garcia, San Jose, Balete, Rosario, and Malvar. Its distance from the national capital is 74.53 kilometers (46.31 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 74.53 kilometers (46.31 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N15°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 332,386, ranked 11 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 80.85 square kilometers, ranked 105 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,587 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 10 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 3.08%, ranked 398 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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