Biñan, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
Barangay count24
Postal code4024
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)43.50 km2 (16.80 sq mi)
Population (2015)333,028
Density (2015)7,656 / km2 (19,823 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 20' North, 121° 5' East (14.3373, 121.0827)
Estimated elevation above sea level11.8 meters (38.7 feet)

Biñan is a component city in the landlocked province of Laguna.

The city has a land area of 43.50 square kilometers or 16.80 square miles which constitutes 2.27% of Laguna's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 333,028. This represented 10.97% of the total population of Laguna province, or 2.31% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 7,656 inhabitants per square kilometer or 19,823 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Biñan has 24 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)
Biñan1.25%4,1493,75010.64%1.94%
Bungahan0.51%1,7071,709-0.12%-0.02%
Canlalay5.83%19,39919,2380.84%0.16%
Casile1.25%4,1483,42721.04%3.70%
De La Paz9.42%31,37429,5686.11%1.14%
Ganado1.58%5,2523,95232.89%5.56%
Langkiwa11.36%37,81725,70947.10%7.62%
Loma3.60%12,0056,76977.35%11.53%
Malaban7.96%26,51328,550-7.13%-1.40%
Malamig1.22%4,0642,92938.75%6.43%
Mampalasan2.08%6,9116,08613.56%2.45%
Platero3.13%10,42011,428-8.82%-1.74%
Poblacion0.89%2,9653,640-18.54%-3.83%
San Antonio10.75%35,81123,06755.25%8.74%
San Francisco8.61%28,66923,42922.37%3.92%
San Jose1.79%5,9775,8392.36%0.45%
San Vicente2.56%8,5308,762-2.65%-0.51%
Santo Domingo1.83%6,1045,45611.88%2.16%
Santo Niño1.67%5,5575,2016.84%1.27%
Santo Tomas12.94%43,07838,99010.48%1.92%
Soro‑soro1.90%6,3206,708-5.78%-1.13%
Timbao4.05%13,4908,74654.24%8.60%
Tubigan2.02%6,7416,4165.07%0.95%
Zapote1.81%6,0274,02749.66%7.98%
Biñan Total333,028283,39617.51%3.12%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Biñan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 1,530,342,881.53.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009606,915,277.04
2010764,338,332.6325.94%
2011965,063,654.7226.26%
20121,024,221,532.566.13%
20131,095,563,978.226.97%
20141,297,193,662.9918.40%
20151,349,518,501.354.03%
20161,530,342,881.5313.40%

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 Biñan is 20 to 24, with 37,245 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,221 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 16,456
1 to 426,561
5 to 930,575
10 to 1429,270
15 to 1932,008
20 to 2437,245
25 to 2934,276
30 to 3429,064
35 to 3925,979
40 to 4419,981
45 to 4917,533
50 to 5414,320
55 to 5911,329
60 to 648,330
65 to 694,803
70 to 742,491
75 to 791,586
80 and over1,221
Total333,028

Historical population

The population of Biñan grew from 33,309 in 1960 to 333,028 in 2015, an increase of 299,719 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 3.12%, or an increase of 49,632 people, from the previous population of 283,396 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
33,309
58,2905.63%
67,4442.97%
83,6844.41%
134,5534.86%
160,2063.32%
201,1865.00%
262,7353.75%
283,3962.79%
333,0283.12%

Location

The city center of Biñan is situated at approximately 14° 20' North, 121° 5' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 11.8 meters or 38.7 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 Biñan are San Pedro, Santa Rosa, Muntinlupa, Cabuyao, Dasmariñas, and Calamba. The nearest municipalities are Carmona, General Mariano Alvarez, Silang, Binangonan, Angono, and Pateros. Its distance from the national capital is 30.14 kilometers (18.73 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

  • San Pedro, Laguna, 3.86 kilometers (2.40 miles) to the Northwest (N45°W)
  • Santa Rosa, Laguna, 3.98 kilometers (2.47 miles) to the Southeast (S53°E)
  • Muntinlupa, 7.59 kilometers (4.72 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N33°W)
  • Cabuyao, Laguna, 7.98 kilometers (4.96 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S33°E)
  • Dasmariñas, Cavite, 15.76 kilometers (9.79 miles) to the West (S86°W)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 16.53 kilometers (10.27 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S32°E)

Distance from Manila: 30.14 kilometers (18.73 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N21°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 333,028, ranked 33 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 16.80 square kilometers, ranked 1,415 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 7,656 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 20 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 3.12%, ranked 129 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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