Talisay, Batangas

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Talisay
Municipality
Skyline of Talisay
Official seal of Talisay
Seal
Nickname(s): The Seedling Bowl of the Nation
Map of Batangas showing the location of Talisay
Map of Batangas showing the location of Talisay
Talisay is located in Philippines
Talisay
Talisay
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°06′N 121°01′E / 14.1°N 121.02°E / 14.1; 121.02Coordinates: 14°06′N 121°01′E / 14.1°N 121.02°E / 14.1; 121.02
Country Philippines
Region CALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Province Batangas
District 3rd District
Founded February 10, 1896
Barangays 21
Government[1]
 • Mayor Gerry D. Natanauan
Area[2]
 • Total 28.20 km2 (10.89 sq mi)
Elevation 10 - 37 m (−111 ft)
Population (2015 census)[3]
 • Total 45,301
 • Density 1,600/km2 (4,200/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4220
Dialing code +63 (0)43
Income class 3rd class
Website www.talisaybatangas.gov.ph

Talisay is a third class municipality in the province of Batangas, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 45,301 people.[3]

Talisay is located in the north-central area of Batangas, which is located south-west of the island of Luzon, approximately 84 kilometres (52 mi) south from Metro Manila. It is bordered by Tagaytay City in the north, the Laurel to the west, Tanauan City to the east, and a vast volcanic lake called Taal Lake to the south.

In 1953 the sitio of Buco in the barrio of Balas was converted into a barrio.[4]

Barangays[edit]

Talisay is politically subdivided into 21 barangays,[2] in the form of an 8-zone Poblacion, and 13 surrounding barangays.

  • Aya
  • Balas
  • Banga
  • Buco
  • Caloocan
  • Leynes
  • Miranda
  • Poblacion Barangay 1
  • Poblacion Barangay 2
  • Poblacion Barangay 3
  • Poblacion Barangay 4
  • Poblacion Barangay 5
  • Poblacion Barangay 6
  • Poblacion Barangay 7
  • Poblacion Barangay 8
  • Quiling
  • Sampaloc
  • San Guillermo
  • Santa Maria
  • Tranca
  • Tumaway

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Talisay
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 23,153 —    
1995 26,997 +2.92%
2000 32,465 +4.03%
2007 39,120 +2.61%
2010 39,600 +0.44%
2015 45,301 +2.59%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[3][5]

The population of Talisay, Batangas, in the 2015 census was 45,301 people,[3] with a density of 1,600 inhabitants per square kilometre or 4,100 inhabitants per square mile.

Local government[edit]

  • Mayor: Gerry D Natanauan
  • Vice Mayor: Allano C. Lamano

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 11 November 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Province: BATANGAS". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 11 November 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Region IV-A (CALABARZON)". Census of Population (2015): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "An Act to Convert the Sitio of Buco in the Barrio of Balas, Municipality of Talisay, Province of Batangas, into a Barrio". LawPH.com. Retrieved 2011-04-09. 
  5. ^ "Region IV-A (CALABARZON)". Census of Population and Housing (2010): Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay (Report). NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 

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