Bay, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
Barangay count15
Postal code4033
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)42.66 km2 (16.47 sq mi)
Population (2015)62,143
Density (2015)1,457 / km2 (3,773 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 11' North, 121° 17' East (14.1800, 121.2799)
Estimated elevation above sea level9.8 meters (32.0 feet)

Bay is a municipality in the landlocked province of Laguna.

The municipality has a land area of 42.66 square kilometers or 16.47 square miles which constitutes 2.22% of Laguna's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 62,143. This represented 2.05% of the total population of Laguna province, or 0.43% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 1,457 inhabitants per square kilometer or 3,773 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Bay has 15 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)
Bitin9.37%5,8216,141-5.21%-1.01%
Calo6.11%3,7983,5766.21%1.15%
Dila9.84%6,1175,16718.39%3.27%
Maitim7.28%4,5254,00213.07%2.37%
Masaya9.16%5,6945,13610.86%1.98%
Paciano Rizal6.99%4,3433,78914.62%2.63%
Puypuy5.78%3,5933,20312.18%2.21%
San Agustin2.30%1,4281,3823.33%0.63%
San Antonio9.33%5,8005,5833.89%0.73%
San Isidro4.31%2,6772,5066.82%1.26%
San Nicolas2.24%1,3951,3612.50%0.47%
Santa Cruz4.14%2,5702,4395.37%1.00%
Santo Domingo13.79%8,5726,23737.44%6.24%
Tagumpay3.95%2,4522,02621.03%3.70%
Tranca5.40%3,3583,1506.60%1.22%
Bay Total62,14355,69811.57%2.11%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Bay for the fiscal year of 2016 was 139,418,877.77.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
200978,707,036.01
201080,353,141.712.09%
2011100,217,359.4324.72%
201284,414,804.71-15.77%
201396,388,498.3314.18%
2014109,793,443.9813.91%
2015125,344,933.9814.16%
2016139,418,877.7711.23%

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 Bay is 5 to 9, with 6,218 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 387 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,284
1 to 45,313
5 to 96,218
10 to 146,061
15 to 195,775
20 to 245,346
25 to 295,276
30 to 344,864
35 to 394,878
40 to 443,649
45 to 493,555
50 to 542,855
55 to 592,582
60 to 641,960
65 to 691,083
70 to 74654
75 to 79387
80 and over403
Total62,143

Historical population

The population of Bay grew from 11,416 in 1960 to 62,143 in 2015, an increase of 50,727 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.11%, or an increase of 6,445 people, from the previous population of 55,698 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
11,416
16,8813.90%
19,3632.79%
22,9603.47%
32,5353.55%
37,5632.73%
43,7623.33%
50,7562.07%
55,6983.44%
62,1432.11%

Location

The municipal center of Bay is situated at approximately 14° 11' North, 121° 17' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 9.8 meters or 32.0 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 Bay are San Pablo, Calamba, Tanauan, Cabuyao, Santa Rosa, and Biñan. The nearest municipalities are Calauan, Los Baños, Victoria, Pila, Alaminos, and Rizal. Its distance from the national capital is 55.77 kilometers (34.66 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Calauan, Laguna, 5.20 kilometers (3.23 miles) to the Southeast (S48°E)
  • Los Baños, Laguna, 6.32 kilometers (3.93 miles) to the West (S87°W)
  • Victoria, Laguna, 7.70 kilometers (4.79 miles) to the Northeast (N42°E)
  • Pila, Laguna, 10.88 kilometers (6.76 miles) to the Northeast (N54°E)
  • Alaminos, Laguna, 13.58 kilometers (8.44 miles) to the South‑Southwest (S15°W)
  • Rizal, Laguna, 14.26 kilometers (8.86 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S59°E)

Nearest cities

  • San Pablo, Laguna, 13.13 kilometers (8.16 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S22°E)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 12.98 kilometers (8.07 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N75°W)
  • Tanauan, Batangas, 17.27 kilometers (10.73 miles) to the Southwest (S52°W)
  • Cabuyao, Laguna, 20.03 kilometers (12.45 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N57°W)
  • Santa Rosa, Laguna, 23.51 kilometers (14.61 miles) to the Northwest (N50°W)
  • Biñan, Laguna, 27.49 kilometers (17.08 miles) to the Northwest (N51°W)

Distance from Manila: 55.77 kilometers (34.66 miles) to the Northwest (N35°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 62,143, ranked 367 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 16.47 square kilometers, ranked 1,427 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 1,457 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 106 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.11%, ranked 1,315 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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