Calamba, Province of Laguna

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceLaguna
Barangay count54
Postal code4027
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)149.50 km2 (57.72 sq mi)
Population (2015)454,486
Density (2015)3,040 / km2 (7,874 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 13' North, 121° 10' East (14.2106, 121.1638)
Estimated elevation above sea level15.8 meters (51.8 feet)

Calamba is a component city in the landlocked province of Laguna. The city serves as the regional center of CALABARZON.

The city has a land area of 149.50 square kilometers or 57.72 square miles which constitutes 7.80% of Laguna's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 454,486. This represented 14.97% of the total population of Laguna province, or 3.15% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 3,040 inhabitants per square kilometer or 7,874 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Calamba has 54 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)
Bagong Kalsada0.77%3,4883,3065.51%1.03%
Banadero2.29%10,4127,11646.32%7.52%
Banlic3.01%13,68112,7807.05%1.31%
Barandal2.76%12,5264,625170.83%20.89%
Barangay 11.28%5,8346,569-11.19%-2.23%
Barangay 21.71%7,7888,005-2.71%-0.52%
Barangay 31.05%4,7754,4088.33%1.53%
Barangay 40.71%3,2383,2370.03%0.01%
Barangay 51.43%6,4866,2853.20%0.60%
Barangay 60.50%2,2502,447-8.05%-1.59%
Barangay 70.68%3,0862,51922.51%3.94%
Batino0.28%1,2741,2492.00%0.38%
Bubuyan0.48%2,1641,66629.89%5.11%
Bucal2.82%12,81811,34612.97%2.35%
Bunggo0.72%3,2613,809-14.39%-2.91%
Burol0.51%2,2961,78328.77%4.93%
Camaligan0.27%1,23597826.28%4.54%
Canlubang12.09%54,94354,6550.53%0.10%
Halang1.58%7,1696,8294.98%0.93%
Hornalan0.38%1,7361,39724.27%4.22%
Kay‑Anlog3.07%13,9462,665423.30%37.04%
La Mesa3.28%14,89211,83625.82%4.47%
Laguerta0.51%2,3321,76632.05%5.44%
Lawa2.46%11,1869,16922.00%3.86%
Lecheria2.00%9,1088,3918.54%1.57%
Lingga1.33%6,0565,8174.11%0.77%
Looc4.79%21,75414,52449.78%8.00%
Mabato0.15%687705-2.55%-0.49%
Majada Labas1.42%6,4715,17225.12%4.36%
Makiling2.37%10,7607,51043.28%7.09%
Mapagong1.32%6,0144,94221.69%3.81%
Masili0.81%3,6803,5852.65%0.50%
Maunong0.48%2,1642,1052.80%0.53%
Mayapa5.77%26,21121,82620.09%3.55%
Milagrosa1.52%6,9045,30830.07%5.13%
Paciano Rizal3.32%15,08111,95826.12%4.52%
Palingon1.25%5,6856,403-11.21%-2.24%
Palo‑Alto3.35%15,20810,62843.09%7.06%
Pansol2.24%10,17110,868-6.41%-1.25%
Parian4.86%22,08220,2489.06%1.66%
Prinza0.82%3,7413,996-6.38%-1.25%
Punta0.92%4,1753,51118.91%3.35%
Puting Lupa0.39%1,7831,7203.66%0.69%
Real3.17%14,39413,8054.27%0.80%
Saimsim1.28%5,8285,5045.89%1.10%
Sampiruhan2.07%9,4108,14415.55%2.79%
San Cristobal3.01%13,69012,5848.79%1.62%
San Jose0.82%3,7184,203-11.54%-2.31%
San Juan0.97%4,4034,780-7.89%-1.55%
Sirang Lupa1.94%8,8078,2257.08%1.31%
Sucol1.13%5,1464,7797.68%1.42%
Turbina1.16%5,2524,47517.36%3.10%
Ulango0.17%768858-10.49%-2.09%
Uwisan0.55%2,5192,3586.83%1.27%
Calamba Total454,486389,37716.72%2.99%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Calamba for the fiscal year of 2016 was 2,688,995,343.67.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
20091,284,858,867.89
20101,391,805,140.398.32%
20111,587,354,834.5514.05%
20121,700,106,893.017.10%
20131,891,596,853.7711.26%
20142,167,398,437.6314.58%
20152,596,816,839.2119.81%
20162,688,995,343.673.55%

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 Calamba is 20 to 24, with 49,365 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1,976 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 19,449
1 to 437,397
5 to 942,909
10 to 1439,563
15 to 1941,834
20 to 2449,365
25 to 2946,950
30 to 3441,192
35 to 3936,099
40 to 4426,743
45 to 4922,984
50 to 5418,732
55 to 5915,433
60 to 6411,089
65 to 696,695
70 to 743,631
75 to 792,445
80 and over1,976
Total454,486

Historical population

The population of Calamba grew from 57,715 in 1960 to 454,486 in 2015, an increase of 396,771 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 2.99%, or an increase of 65,109 people, from the previous population of 389,377 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
57,715
82,7143.58%
97,4323.34%
121,1754.46%
173,4533.65%
218,9514.46%
281,1465.51%
360,2813.48%
389,3772.87%
454,4862.99%

Location

The city center of Calamba is situated at approximately 14° 13' North, 121° 10' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 15.8 meters or 51.8 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 Calamba are Cabuyao, Santa Rosa, Tanauan, Biñan, San Pedro, and San Pablo. The nearest municipalities are Los Baños, Santo Tomas, Bay, Carmona, Malvar, and Calauan. Its distance from the national capital is 46.49 kilometers (28.89 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 46.49 kilometers (28.89 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N25°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 454,486, ranked 17 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 57.72 square kilometers, ranked 732 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 3,040 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 54 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 2.99%, ranked 731 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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