Palanca, Municipality of San Jose, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
MunicipalitySan Jose
Postal code4227
Population (2015)1,878
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.8765, 121.0935

Palanca is a barangay in the municipality of San Jose, in the province of Batangas. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,878. This represented 2.44% of the total population of San Jose.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Palanca is 20 to 24, with 191 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 20 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 129
1 to 4132
5 to 9170
10 to 14181
15 to 19163
20 to 24191
25 to 29179
30 to 34157
35 to 39140
40 to 44116
45 to 49111
50 to 5495
55 to 5972
60 to 6438
65 to 6940
70 to 7422
75 to 7922
80 and over20
Total1,878

Historical population

The population of Palanca grew from 962 in 1990 to 1,878 in 2015, an increase of 916 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.45%, or an increase of 137 people, from the previous population of 1,741 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
962
1,0171.05%
1,5409.30%
1,419-1.12%
1,7417.73%
1,8781.45%

Location

Palanca is situated at approximately 13.8765, 121.0935, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 230.5 meters or 756.2 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Palanca shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.