Town Profile

town profile

GEOGRAPHY Total Land Area: 10, 873 hectares
Barangays: 48
Largest Barangay: Brgy. Patugo
Smallest Barangay: Brgy. District 12
Coordinates: 13°56′N 120°44′E
DISTANCE FROM MAJOR POINTS Manila – 107 kilometers
Batangas City (Provincial Capitol) – 48 kilometers
CLIMATE Dry Season – November to April
Wet Season – May to October
Atmospheric Temperature: 28.5 inches – 29.8 inches (English Mercurial Barometer Scale)
Average Annual Rainfall: 73.39 inches
TOPOGRAPHY Existing Land Use: generally agricultural
Topography: generally flat
Soil: Tagaytay sandy loam, Taal sandy loam, Sibul clay, Magallanes sandy loam and Taal loam
ADJACENT PLACES / BOUNDARIES North – Municipality of Tuy
Northeast – Municipality of Nasugbu
East – Municipality of Calaca
West – Municipality of Lian
Southwest – Municipality of Calatagan
South – Balayan Bay
Postal Code: 4213
POPULATION Rate as of 2010 census: 81,805
Density: 750/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Urban Population: 17, 505
Population Density (Urban): 118 per hectare
Rural Population: 64, 300
Population Density (Rural): 6 per hectare
HOSPITALS Don Manuel Lopez District Memorial Hospital
TEL. NO.: 921-2283 / 921-1842 211-4169Madonna General Hospital
ADDRESS: 153 Antorcha Street, Balayan, 4213, Batangas‎
TEL. NO.: (043) 211 6556Western Batangas Medical Center
TEL. NO.: (043) 921 3411Bay View Hospital
ADDRESS: Langgangan, Balayan, 4213 Batangas City
TEL. NO.: (043)-2113814 / (043) 2116-734/ 09178274288
SCHOOLS Public schools include:
• Balayan East Central School
• Balayan West Central School
• Balayan National High School
• Batangas State University – Balayan CampusPrivate schools include:
• Immaculate Conception College
• Blessed Christ Child Montessori Foundation
• Balayan Colleges
• Our Lady of Miracles Learning Center
• STI College – Balayan
• Kim Harold
• Core Science Academy
• Saint Paul College Balayan
• Schola Nazaria Inc.
FOOD CHAINS and RESTAURANTS • Jollibee
• McDonald’s
• 7-11 Convenient Store
• Agot’s Inn
• Vangie’s Eatery
• Chez Deo Restoranti Italiano
ECONOMY Sugar Cane Plantation
Fishing Industry
INDUSTRIAL SITES • Phil Steel Corporation (Steelcorp)
• Batangas Sugar Cane Central
• Balayan Science Park Southpoint Science Park
• DMCI Powerplant
• Betsons Garment Industry