Santa Teresita, Batangas

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Santa Teresita
Sta. Teresita
Municipality
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Official seal of Santa Teresita
Seal
Map of Batangas showing the location of Santa Teresita
Location within Batangas province
Santa Teresita is located in Philippines
Santa Teresita
Santa Teresita
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 13°53′N 120°58′E / 13.88°N 120.97°E / 13.88; 120.97Coordinates: 13°53′N 120°58′E / 13.88°N 120.97°E / 13.88; 120.97
Country Philippines
Region Calabarzon (Region IV-A)
Province Batangas
District 3rd District
Founded 1915
Barangays 17 (see Barangays)
Government[1]
 • Type Sangguniang Bayan
 • Mayor Aurea V. Segunial
Area[2]
 • Total 16.30 km2 (6.29 sq mi)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 21,127
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,400/sq mi)
 • Voter(2016)[4] 12,630
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4206
IDD:area code +63 (0)43
Income class 5th class
PSGC 041027000

Santa Teresita, officially the Municipality of Santa Teresita (Filipino: Bayan ng Santa Teresita), is a municipality in the province of Batangas in the Calabarzon (Region IV-A) of the Philippines. The population was 21,127 at the 2015 census.[3] In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 12,630 registered voters.[4]

Geography[edit]

Santa Teresita is located at 13°53′N 120°58′E / 13.88°N 120.97°E / 13.88; 120.97 along the southern lakeshore area of Taal Lake. Its boundaries are San Nicolas in the north, San Luis on the south, Taal on the west and Taal Lake on the northeast.

According to the Philippine Statistics Authority, the municipality has a land area of 16.30 square kilometres (6.29 sq mi)[2] constituting 0.52% of the 3,119.75-square-kilometre- (1,204.54 sq mi) total area of Batangas.

Barangays[edit]

Santa Teresita is politically subdivided into 17 barangays, with 3 classified as urban and 14 as rural[5]


PSGC Barangay Population ±% p.a.
2015[3] 2010[6]
041027001 Antipolo 3.6% 768 696 1.89%
041027002 Bihis 7.5% 1,584 1,373 2.76%
041027003 Burol 3.2% 667 454 7.60%
041027004 Calayaan 9.8% 2,060 1,902 1.53%
041027005 Calumala 6.4% 1,346 1,289 0.83%
041027006 Cuta East 5.6% 1,185 991 3.46%
041027007 Cutang Cawayan 3.5% 733 510 7.15%
041027008 Irukan 3.0% 637 598 1.21%
041027009 Pacifico 9.2% 1,945 1,680 2.83%
041027010 Poblacion I 7.9% 1,662 1,483 2.19%
041027012 Saimsim 12.9% 2,730 1,910 7.04%
041027013 Sampa 6.1% 1,295 1,172 1.92%
041027014 Sinipian 4.3% 898 705 4.72%
041027015 Tambo Ibaba 4.6% 976 683 7.03%
041027016 Tambo Ilaya 4.4% 920 580 9.18%
041027017 Poblacion II 5.6% 1,180 986 3.48%
041027018 Poblacion III 2.6% 541 403 5.77%
Total 21,127 17,415 3.75%

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Santa Teresita
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1970 9,336 —    
1975 10,087 +1.56%
1980 11,134 +1.99%
1990 12,005 +0.76%
1995 14,017 +2.95%
2000 14,074 +0.09%
2007 16,891 +2.55%
2010 17,415 +1.12%
2015 21,127 +3.75%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][6][7][8]

In the 2015 census, Santa Teresita had a population of 21,127.[3] The population density was 1,300 inhabitants per square kilometre (3,400/sq mi).

In the 2016 electoral roll, it had 12,630 registered voters.[4]

Gallery[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Municipality". Quezon City, Philippines: Department of the Interior and Local Government. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: Batangas". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 12 November 2016. 
  3. ^ a b c d e Census of Population (2015). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ a b c "2016 National and Local Elections Statistics". Commission on Elections. 2016. 
  5. ^ "Municipal: Santa Teresita, Batangas". PSGC Interactive. Quezon City, Philippines: Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 
  6. ^ a b Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  7. ^ Census of Population (1995, 2000 and 2007). "Region IV-A (Calabarzon)". Total Population by Province, City and Municipality. NSO. Archived from the original on 24 June 2011. 
  8. ^ "Province of Batangas". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016. 

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