Tanauan, Province of Batangas

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceBatangas
Barangay count48
Postal code4232
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)107.16 km2 (41.37 sq mi)
Population (2015)173,366
Density (2015)1,618 / km2 (4,191 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 5' North, 121° 9' East (14.0853, 121.1528)
Estimated elevation above sea level155.3 meters (509.3 feet)

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

The city has a land area of 107.16 square kilometers or 41.37 square miles which constitutes 3.43% of Batangas's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 173,366. This represented 6.43% of the total population of Batangas province, or 1.20% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,618 inhabitants per square kilometer or 4,191 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tanauan has 48 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)
Altura Bata0.81%1,4091,26911.03%2.01%
Altura Matanda0.42%72454034.07%5.74%
Altura‑South0.40%6906821.17%0.22%
Ambulong3.88%6,7236,2687.26%1.34%
Bagbag1.85%3,2102,90510.50%1.92%
Bagumbayan3.73%6,4605,62714.80%2.66%
Balele4.38%7,5876,9648.95%1.64%
Banadero2.62%4,5383,89316.57%2.96%
Banjo East1.91%3,3102,92313.24%2.40%
Banjo Laurel1.51%2,6242,3939.65%1.77%
Bilog‑bilog2.83%4,9114,6156.41%1.19%
Boot3.46%6,0055,5288.63%1.59%
Cale2.11%3,6583,31210.45%1.91%
Darasa10.13%17,56115,61012.50%2.27%
Gonzales1.09%1,8981,70111.58%2.11%
Hidalgo0.62%1,0709937.75%1.43%
Janopol1.61%2,7932,5469.70%1.78%
Janopol Oriental1.76%3,0492,9682.73%0.51%
Laurel0.87%1,5021,29515.98%2.86%
Luyos0.94%1,6311,34920.90%3.68%
Mabini1.42%2,4652,3833.44%0.65%
Malaking Pulo2.39%4,1463,61714.63%2.63%
Maria Paz1.57%2,7152,44810.91%1.99%
Maugat1.22%2,1071,85113.83%2.50%
Montaña1.15%1,9871,36745.35%7.38%
Natatas3.52%6,1054,70029.89%5.11%
Pagaspas2.35%4,0703,04133.84%5.71%
Pantay Bata1.42%2,4642,2708.55%1.57%
Pantay Matanda2.77%4,7974,32610.89%1.99%
Poblacion Barangay 11.23%2,1391,84416.00%2.87%
Poblacion Barangay 20.82%1,4141,06732.52%5.51%
Poblacion Barangay 32.81%4,8634,33712.13%2.20%
Poblacion Barangay 42.78%4,8224,7062.46%0.46%
Poblacion Barangay 50.83%1,4321,18820.54%3.62%
Poblacion Barangay 62.31%3,9983,17925.76%4.46%
Poblacion Barangay 73.06%5,3023,74541.58%6.84%
Sala1.22%2,1121,83315.22%2.73%
Sambat2.09%3,6213,5272.67%0.50%
San Jose0.64%1,1141,0298.26%1.52%
Santol0.31%53642725.53%4.42%
Santor2.70%4,6864,00816.92%3.02%
Sulpoc1.18%2,0391,9633.87%0.73%
Suplang0.83%1,4381,25414.67%2.64%
Talaga2.74%4,7554,02118.25%3.24%
Tinurik3.19%5,5324,91712.51%2.27%
Trapiche4.24%7,3526,36115.58%2.80%
Ulango1.41%2,4452,14613.93%2.51%
Wawa0.90%1,5571,4576.86%1.27%
Tanauan Total173,366152,39313.76%2.49%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tanauan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 1,006,017,528.14.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009498,381,771.52
2010592,539,708.7018.89%
2011586,299,407.27-1.05%
2012672,266,158.4814.66%
2013757,711,163.8912.71%
2014853,498,397.5212.64%
2015894,814,749.384.84%
20161,006,017,528.1412.43%

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 Tanauan is 15 to 19, with 17,009 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,453 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 13,376
1 to 413,485
5 to 916,868
10 to 1416,244
15 to 1917,009
20 to 2416,951
25 to 2915,379
30 to 3414,109
35 to 3912,472
40 to 4410,273
45 to 499,475
50 to 547,624
55 to 596,282
60 to 645,112
65 to 693,578
70 to 742,216
75 to 791,460
80 and over1,453
Total173,366

Historical population

The population of Tanauan grew from 44,975 in 1960 to 173,366 in 2015, an increase of 128,391 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.49%, or an increase of 20,973 people, from the previous population of 152,393 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
44,975
61,9103.18%
66,7031.51%
74,0202.10%
92,7542.28%
103,8682.14%
117,5392.69%
142,5372.70%
152,3932.46%
173,3662.49%

Location

The city center of Tanauan is situated at approximately 14° 5' North, 121° 9' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 155.3 meters or 509.3 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 Tanauan are Calamba, Lipa, San Pablo, Tagaytay, Cabuyao, and Santa Rosa. The nearest municipalities are Santo Tomas, Malvar, Balete, Alaminos, Los Baños, and Mataasnakahoy. Its distance from the national capital is 58.94 kilometers (36.62 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 58.94 kilometers (36.62 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N18°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 173,366, ranked 75 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 41.37 square kilometers, ranked 993 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,618 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 99 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.49%, ranked 581 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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