Balas, Municipality of Talisay, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
MunicipalityTalisay
Postal code4220
Population (2015)1,530
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Coordinates14.0910, 120.9961

Balas is a barangay in the municipality of Talisay, in the province of Batangas. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,530. This represented 3.38% of the total population of Talisay.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Balas is 30 to 34, with 148 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 18 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 122
1 to 4121
5 to 9146
10 to 14129
15 to 19138
20 to 24134
25 to 29128
30 to 34148
35 to 39103
40 to 4478
45 to 4999
50 to 5473
55 to 5963
60 to 6450
65 to 6937
70 to 7423
75 to 7920
80 and over18
Total1,530

Historical population

The population of Balas grew from 792 in 1990 to 1,530 in 2015, an increase of 738 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 4.95%, or an increase of 343 people, from the previous population of 1,187 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
792
9894.25%
1,0922.15%
1,2101.43%
1,187-0.70%
1,5304.95%

Location

Balas is situated at approximately 14.0910, 120.9961, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 136.9 meters or 449.1 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Balas 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.