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Batangas City

Batangas City is a first-class city in the province of Batangas, Philippines. It is the capital and largest city of Batangas. Batangas City is an important seaport and trade center for the province, which is a sugar-growing region. Silk and cotton fabrics and coconut oil are manufactured in the city. It is located 112 kilometers south of Manila.The city is also the largest seaport in the Calabarzon region. According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 247,588 people in 50,223 households.


Batangas City, Batangas, Philippines


Batangas City is a major recreational, religious, commercial, industrial and educational center in Batangas, as shown with the presence in the city of entities like Saint Bridget College; Batangas State University, the premier tertiary school institution in the province with two campuses and several extension campuses in the province of Batangas; the University of Batangas; the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in the city center; SM City Batangas; as well as numerous hotels, (Hotel Pontefino, Alpa Hotel, Batangas Country Club and Days Hotel.)

Batangas City is known as the 'Industrial Port City of Calabarzon' and classified as one of the fastest urbanizing cities in the country. It was proclaimed as a city on July 23, 1969 which became the accelerating point of trading, commercial and industrial activities in the locality. The city is presently classified as a Regional Growth Center and identified as one of the sites for the Regional Agro-Industrial center and Special Economic Zone as mandated by the Medium Term Philippine Development Plan and the Ecozone Act of 1995.

Batangas City is one of the nation's top revenue earning cities and the site of one of the biggest oil refineries in the Philippines. The city is also has the first three power plants using natural gas with a combined capacity of 2700MW.



Barangays


Batangas City is politically subdivided into 105 barangays.

   * Alangilan
   * Balagtas
   * Balete
   * Banaba Center
   * Banaba Kanluran
   * Banaba Silangan
   * Banaba Ibaba
   * Bilogo
   * Bolbok
   * Bukal
   * Calicanto
   * Catandala
   * Concepcion
   * Conde Itaas
   * Conde Labak
   * Cuta
   * Dalig
   * Dela Paz
   * Dela Paz Pulot Aplaya
   * Dela Paz Pulot Itaas
   * Domoclay
   * Dumantay
   * Gulod Itaas
   * Gulod Labak
   * Haligue Kanluran
   * Haligue Silangan
   * Ilijan
   * Kumba
   * Kumintang Ibaba
   * Kumintang Ilaya
   * Libjo
   * Liponpon, Isla Verde
   * Maapas
   * Mahabang Dahilig
   * Mahabang Parang
   * Mahacot Silangan
   * Mahacot Kanluran
   * Malalim
   * Malibayo
   * Malitam
   * Maruclap
   * Mabacong (Matoco)
   * Pagkilatan
   * Paharang Kanluran
   * Paharang Silangan
   * Pallocan Kanluran
   * Pallocan Silangan
   * Pinamucan
   * Pinamucan Ibaba
   * Pinamucan Silangan
   * Barangay 1 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 2 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 3 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 4 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 5 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 6 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 7 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 8 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 9 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 10 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 11 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 12 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 13 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 14 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 15 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 16 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 17 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 18 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 19 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 20 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 21 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 22 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 23 (Pob.)
   * Barangay 24 (Pob.)
   * Sampaga
   * San Agapito, Isla Verde
   * San Agustin Kanluran, Isla Verde
   * San Agustin Silangan, Isla Verde
   * San Andres, Isla Verde
   * San Antonio, Isla Verde
   * San Isidro
   * San Jose Sico
   * San Miguel
   * San Pedro
   * Santa Clara
   * Santa Rita Aplaya
   * Santa Rita Karsada
   * Santo Domingo
   * Santo Niño
   * Simlong
   * Sirang Lupa
   * Sorosoro Ibaba
   * Sorosoro Ilaya
   * Sorosoro Karsada
   * Tabangao Aplaya
   * Tabangao Ambulong
   * Tabangao Dao
   * Talahib Pandayan
   * Talahib Payapa
   * Talumpok Kanluran
   * Talumpok Silangan
   * Tinga Itaas
   * Tinga Labak
   * Tulo
   * Wawa




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