Butong, Municipality of Taal, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
MunicipalityTaal
Postal code4208
Population (2015)4,926
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates13.8665, 120.9193

Butong is a barangay in the municipality of Taal, in the province of Batangas. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 4,926. This represented 8.75% of the total population of Taal.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Butong is 5 to 9, with 476 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 51 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 197
1 to 4369
5 to 9476
10 to 14471
15 to 19446
20 to 24451
25 to 29389
30 to 34392
35 to 39343
40 to 44310
45 to 49297
50 to 54245
55 to 59175
60 to 64150
65 to 69136
70 to 7470
75 to 7951
80 and over58
Total4,926

Historical population

The population of Butong grew from 3,119 in 1990 to 4,926 in 2015, an increase of 1,807 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.20%, or an increase of 299 people, from the previous population of 4,627 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
3,119
3,2320.67%
3,9334.30%
4,8252.86%
4,627-1.51%
4,9261.20%

Location

Butong is situated at approximately 13.8665, 120.9193, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 19.9 meters or 65.3 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Butong 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.