Tayabas, Province of Quezon

Summary data
Typecity (component)
Island groupLuzon
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV‑A)
ProvinceQuezon
Barangay count66
Postal code4327
Coastal/Landlockedlandlocked
Marine waterbodiesnone (landlocked)
Philippine major island(s)Luzon
Area (2007)230.95 km2 (89.17 sq mi)
Population (2015)99,779
Density (2015)432 / km2 (1,119 / sq mi)
Coordinates14° 2' North, 121° 36' East (14.0263, 121.5918)
Estimated elevation above sea level198.7 meters (651.6 feet)

Tayabas is a landlocked component city in the coastal province of Quezon.

The city has a land area of 230.95 square kilometers or 89.17 square miles which constitutes 2.57% of Quezon's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 99,779. This represented 5.37% of the total population of Quezon province, or 0.69% of the overall population of the CALABARZON region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 432 inhabitants per square kilometer or 1,119 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Tayabas has 66 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)
Alitao0.31%313333-6.01%-1.17%
Alsam Ibaba0.76%7546968.33%1.54%
Alsam Ilaya0.32%3243065.88%1.09%
Alupay0.20%1961846.52%1.21%
Angeles Zone I2.44%2,4372,3005.96%1.11%
Angeles Zone II1.05%1,0451,0162.85%0.54%
Angeles Zone III0.23%225239-5.86%-1.14%
Angeles Zone IV1.30%1,2951,559-16.93%-3.47%
Angustias Zone I0.59%591646-8.51%-1.68%
Angustias Zone II0.32%324353-8.22%-1.62%
Angustias Zone III0.74%7427193.20%0.60%
Angustias Zone IV1.51%1,5111,4841.82%0.34%
Anos1.61%1,6041,42212.80%2.32%
Ayaas0.23%230256-10.16%-2.02%
Baguio2.58%2,5712,4335.67%1.06%
Banilad0.12%123144-14.58%-2.96%
Bukal Ibaba0.74%74356032.68%5.53%
Bukal Ilaya0.56%555578-3.98%-0.77%
Calantas0.27%2702546.30%1.17%
Calumpang4.55%4,5374,02012.86%2.33%
Camaysa2.24%2,2342,02910.10%1.85%
Dapdap2.42%2,4132,2885.46%1.02%
Domoit Kanluran0.50%49533946.02%7.47%
Domoit Silangan0.50%49745110.20%1.87%
Gibanga0.95%9431,274-25.98%-5.57%
Ibas0.90%8968604.19%0.78%
Ilasan Ibaba0.97%96687110.91%1.99%
Ilasan Ilaya2.47%2,4612,13415.32%2.75%
Ipilan4.04%4,0283,60211.83%2.15%
Isabang8.67%8,6546,07642.43%6.97%
Katigan Kanluran0.27%27116663.25%9.78%
Katigan Silangan0.39%38833615.48%2.78%
Lakawan1.44%1,4381,11528.97%4.96%
Lalo4.06%4,0553,65710.88%1.99%
Lawigue2.19%2,1841,77423.11%4.04%
Lita4.61%4,5994,3715.22%0.97%
Malaoa1.32%1,3191,2505.52%1.03%
Masin1.33%1,3321,363-2.27%-0.44%
Mate0.71%7046803.53%0.66%
Mateuna6.05%6,0414,97021.55%3.79%
Mayowe0.75%75265514.81%2.66%
Nangka Ibaba0.84%84366227.34%4.71%
Nangka Ilaya0.79%789915-13.77%-2.78%
Opias5.60%5,5924,79616.60%2.97%
Palale Ibaba3.75%3,7373,6572.19%0.41%
Palale Ilaya0.88%8788671.27%0.24%
Palale Kanluran1.66%1,6551,6390.98%0.19%
Palale Silangan2.92%2,9172,6998.08%1.49%
Pandakaki0.67%6726611.66%0.31%
Pook0.19%193202-4.46%-0.86%
Potol0.94%93683312.36%2.24%
San Diego Zone I0.58%5835692.46%0.46%
San Diego Zone II0.45%450471-4.46%-0.86%
San Diego Zone III0.43%433634-31.70%-7.00%
San Diego Zone IV0.61%604616-1.95%-0.37%
San Isidro Zone I0.62%616711-13.36%-2.69%
San Isidro Zone II0.64%6396321.11%0.21%
San Isidro Zone III1.39%1,3841,3730.80%0.15%
San Isidro Zone IV0.95%949979-3.06%-0.59%
San Roque Zone I0.22%215216-0.46%-0.09%
San Roque Zone II1.12%1,1161,171-4.70%-0.91%
Talolong0.08%82256-67.97%-19.49%
Tamlong0.23%228258-11.63%-2.33%
Tongko1.75%1,7481,6545.68%1.06%
Valencia0.39%3923793.43%0.64%
Wakas5.08%5,0684,8155.25%0.98%
Tayabas Total99,77991,4289.13%1.68%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Tayabas for the fiscal year of 2016 was 488,476,468.48.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009195,219,920.46
2010142,642,058.38-26.93%
2011148,700,997.584.25%
2012329,007,835.36121.25%
2013348,586,092.905.95%
2014393,489,269.8512.88%
2015444,399,616.0712.94%
2016488,476,468.489.92%

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 Tayabas is 10 to 14, with 10,513 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 774 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 11,861
1 to 47,915
5 to 99,974
10 to 1410,513
15 to 1910,220
20 to 249,067
25 to 297,603
30 to 346,896
35 to 396,606
40 to 445,879
45 to 495,779
50 to 545,023
55 to 594,171
60 to 643,213
65 to 692,051
70 to 741,334
75 to 79900
80 and over774
Total99,779

Historical population

The population of Tayabas grew from 25,758 in 1960 to 99,779 in 2015, an increase of 74,021 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.68%, or an increase of 8,351 people, from the previous population of 91,428 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
25,758
35,1663.09%
37,7561.44%
42,1372.22%
54,3552.58%
64,4493.24%
70,9852.09%
87,2522.89%
91,4281.72%
99,7791.68%

Location

The city center of Tayabas is situated at approximately 14° 2' North, 121° 36' East, in the island of Luzon. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 198.7 meters or 651.6 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 Tayabas are Lucena, San Pablo, Lipa, Tanauan, Calamba, and Cabuyao. The nearest municipalities are Sariaya, Lucban, Pagbilao, Sampaloc, Majayjay, and Luisiana. Its distance from the national capital is 90.86 kilometers (56.46 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

  • Sariaya, Quezon, 10.12 kilometers (6.29 miles) to the Southwest (S46°W)
  • Lucban, Quezon, 10.53 kilometers (6.55 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N22°W)
  • Pagbilao, Quezon, 11.62 kilometers (7.22 miles) to the East‑Southeast (S60°E)
  • Sampaloc, Quezon, 15.72 kilometers (9.77 miles) to the North‑Northeast (N18°E)
  • Majayjay, Laguna, 18.44 kilometers (11.46 miles) to the Northwest (N44°W)
  • Luisiana, Laguna, 19.68 kilometers (12.23 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N27°W)

Nearest cities

  • Lucena, 10.34 kilometers (6.43 miles) to the South‑Southeast (S12°E)
  • San Pablo, Laguna, 29.17 kilometers (18.12 miles) to the West (N80°W)
  • Lipa, Batangas, 47.14 kilometers (29.29 miles) to the West‑Southwest (S78°W)
  • Tanauan, Batangas, 47.86 kilometers (29.74 miles) to the West (N82°W)
  • Calamba, Laguna, 50.51 kilometers (31.39 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N66°W)
  • Cabuyao, Laguna, 57.70 kilometers (35.85 miles) to the West‑Northwest (N61°W)

Distance from Manila: 90.86 kilometers (56.46 miles) to the Northwest (N46°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 99,779, ranked 166 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 89.17 square kilometers, ranked 402 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 432 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 376 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.68%, ranked 286 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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