San Jose, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count33
Postal code4227
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)53.29 km2 (20.58 sq mi)
Population (2015)76,971
Density (2015)1,444 / km2 (3,740 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 53' North, 121° 6' East (13.8802, 121.1019)
Estimated elevation above sea level242.8 meters (796.4 feet)

San Jose is a landlocked municipality in the coastal province of Batangas.

The municipality has a land area of 53.29 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 76,971. This represented 2.86% of the total population of Batangas province, or 0.53% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,444 inhabitants per square kilometer or 3,740 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

San Jose has 33 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)
Aguila3.46%2,6642,36412.69%2.30%
Anus1.49%1,15095919.92%3.52%
Aya4.61%3,5483,18111.54%2.10%
Bagong Pook1.40%1,07992616.52%2.95%
Balagtasin4.62%3,5533,2579.09%1.67%
Balagtasin I1.82%1,3991,2977.86%1.45%
Banaybanay I8.34%6,4185,74211.77%2.14%
Banaybanay II5.37%4,1353,67912.39%2.25%
Bigain I3.02%2,3272,1299.30%1.71%
Bigain II1.53%1,1801,0947.86%1.45%
Bigain South1.42%1,0931,0029.08%1.67%
Calansayan5.47%4,2143,79511.04%2.01%
Dagatan3.67%2,8222,38518.32%3.26%
Don Luis2.53%1,9511,74811.61%2.11%
Galamay‑Amo7.41%5,7024,98614.36%2.59%
Lalayat3.20%2,4622,22610.60%1.94%
Lapolapo I2.46%1,8921,68912.02%2.18%
Lapolapo II3.05%2,3452,13010.09%1.85%
Lepute1.05%8077556.89%1.28%
Lumil4.05%3,1192,80011.39%2.08%
Mojon‑Tampoy3.06%2,3551,86026.61%4.60%
Natunuan2.32%1,7871,62010.31%1.89%
Palanca2.44%1,8781,7417.87%1.45%
Pinagtung‑Ulan5.71%4,3983,98910.25%1.88%
Poblacion Barangay I0.30%228278-17.99%-3.70%
Poblacion Barangay II0.64%491502-2.19%-0.42%
Poblacion Barangay III0.36%279318-12.26%-2.46%
Poblacion Barangay IV0.44%339385-11.95%-2.39%
Sabang2.07%1,5921,23728.70%4.92%
Salaban2.06%1,5831,32219.74%3.49%
Santo Cristo3.59%2,7622,47711.51%2.10%
Taysan4.75%3,6543,09018.25%3.24%
Tugtug2.29%1,7651,55413.58%2.45%
San Jose Total76,97168,51712.34%2.24%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of San Jose for the fiscal year of 2016 was 176,091,308.38.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009
2010
2011
2012111,544,926.61
2013124,449,813.2811.57%
2014140,097,813.1212.57%
2015160,078,751.3214.26%
2016176,091,308.3810.00%

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 San Jose is 15 to 19, with 7,709 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 751 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,474
1 to 46,255
5 to 97,566
10 to 147,281
15 to 197,709
20 to 247,641
25 to 296,534
30 to 345,977
35 to 395,473
40 to 444,625
45 to 494,136
50 to 543,275
55 to 592,705
60 to 642,166
65 to 691,569
70 to 74971
75 to 79751
80 and over863
Total76,971

Historical population

The population of San Jose grew from 18,675 in 1960 to 76,971 in 2015, an increase of 58,296 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.24%, or an increase of 8,454 people, from the previous population of 68,517 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
18,675
24,4502.67%
25,7571.05%
28,7432.22%
38,6803.01%
43,8862.39%
51,9653.69%
61,3072.31%
68,5174.13%
76,9712.24%

Location

The municipal center of San Jose is situated at approximately 13° 53' North, 121° 6' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 242.8 meters or 796.4 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 San Jose are Lipa, Batangas City, Tanauan, Tagaytay, San Pablo, and Calamba. The nearest municipalities are Cuenca, Ibaan, Mataasnakahoy, Alitagtag, Rosario, and Padre Garcia. Its distance from the national capital is 79.69 kilometers (49.52 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 79.69 kilometers (49.52 miles) to the North (N9°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 76,971, ranked 273 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 20.58 square kilometers, ranked 1,364 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,444 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 111 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.24%, ranked 523 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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