|Municipality of Bato|
Map of Leyte with Bato highlighted
|Region||Eastern Visayas (Region VIII)|
|District||5th district of Leyte|
|Barangays||32 (see Barangays)|
|• Type||Sangguniang Bayan|
|• Mayor||Tata Nile Gertos|
|• Vice Mayor||Nael Gertos|
|• Electorate||22,068 voters (2016)|
|• Total||72.45 km2 (27.97 sq mi)|
|Population (2015 census)|
|• Density||530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+8 (PST)|
|IDD : area code||+63 (0)53|
|Climate type||Tropical rainforest climate|
|Income class||4th municipal income class|
|Revenue (₱)||104,866,896.98 (2016)|
- Bagong Bayan District (Poblacion)
- Daan Lungsod
- Guerrero District (Poblacion)
- Iniguihan District (Poblacion)
- Kalanggaman District (Poblacion)
- San Agustin
- Santo Niño
- Tinago District (Poblacion)
|Population census of Bato|
|Source: Philippine Statistics Authority |
In the 2015 census, the population of Bato, Leyte, was 38,356 people, with a density of 530 inhabitants per square kilometre or 1,400 inhabitants per square mile.
Shipping companies operating in Bato:
- Medallion Transport: day & night trips Bato to Cebu City and vice versa
- Medallion Transport: day & night trips Bato to Ubay, Bohol and versa
- Southern Pacific Shipping: night trips Bato to Cebu City and vice versa
- Other shipping line transport including to Brgy. Dawahon
Transit Bus Companies:
- Super 5
- CUL Transport
- Mega Bus
- Bato Institute Of Science and Technology Inc.
- Bato National High School
- Bato School Of Fisheries
- Bato Institute Of Science and Technology Inc. (High School Department)
- Bato Academy
- Anahawan National High School
- Buli National High School
- Bato Central School
- Dolho Elementary School
- Anahawan Elementary School
- St. Theresa's School Of Bato
- Bato Institute Of Science and Technology Inc. (Elementary Department)
- Ponong Elementary School
- Tugas Elementary School
- & other Brgy. Elementary School(s) and Primary School(s)
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