Malvar, Batangas Town Profile – Geography, Adjacent Places, Topography, Land Use, Population Rate, Religious Denominations, and Local Basic Commodity Providers

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QUICK FACTS:

  • A second class municipality in Batangas.
  • Previously a part of Lipa City.
  • Named after General Miguel Malvar, the last Filipino general to surrender to the American Government in the Philippines in 1902.

 
GEOGRAPHY
Malvar is at the north-eastern part of the province of Batangas.
Total Land Area: 3,759.02 hectares

 
ADJACENT PLACES / BOUNDARIES
North – Municipality of Tanauan
East – Municipality of Sto. Tomas
West – Municipality of Balete
South – City of Lipa

 
DISTANCE FROM MAJOR POINTS
Metro Manila: 67 kilometers South
Batangas City (Provincial Capital): 38 kilometers

 
LAND USE

  • Greater Poblacion Area – 3.82%
  • General Residential Area – 21.81%
  • Institutional Expansion Area – 0.67%
  • Industrial Area – 10.37%
  • Tourism Oriented and Recreational Area – 0.43%
  • Utilities Area – 0.07%
  • Cemetery Area – 0.31%
  • Waste Disposal and Recovery Areas – 0.08%
  • General Agricultural Area – 26.87%
  • SAFDZ Area – 21.33%
  • Watershed Area – 5.46%
  • Road – 2.34%
  • Railroad ROW – 0.58%
  • Tollways – 1.42%
  • Rivers – 4.44%

 
POPULATION
Total Population Rate as of NSO 2010 Census: 45,952
Total Number of Households: 9,191

 
MAJOR RELIGIOUS DENOMINATIONS

  • Roman Catholic
  • Iglesia ni Cristo
  • Protestant

 
COMMUNICATIONS
Cellular Phone Networks: Suncellular, Globe and Smart
Landline: Philippine Long Distance Telephone (PLDT) and Digitel, Globe Telecom, SUN Telecom
Postal Service: Phil. Postal Corporation

 
TRANSPORTATION MEANS
Jeepney, Bus and Tricycle

 
ELECTRICITY PROVIDER
Batangas Electric Cooperative Inc. II

 
WATER SUPPLY
Lipa City Water District
Waterworks System (San Pedro Barangay Waterworks System Inc., Big B Inc., San Andres Waterworks, BLISS)

Sources:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malvar,_Batangas
Municipal Planning and Development Office, Municipality of Malvar

Last Updated: September 12, 2013

  • Alfredo

    ala akoy naiiyamot na sa Mga staffs diyan sa munisipyo ng malvar.eh magbabayad Lang ng buwis ay napakatagal pa ng ipaghihintay para magka bayad.ay mag Isang Oras ah.kaya Mga tinatamad na ang Mga taong mag bayad ng buwis ay sa kapalpakan ng Mga empleyado diyan sa munisipyo ng malavr.At ang pag kuha ng permit ay papa balik balik in.pagkatapos ay ang ipapa xerox ay ayaw pang sabihin Kung ano ano,at papabalikin pa, nasasayang ang pamasahe ko eh,at ang pagod.sobra naman ah.nakakiyamot na.mas magaling pang wag nalang magbayad ng tax at kumuha ng Mga permit Kung gay an lamang.Ano ga, masyadong pinapahirapan ang mamamayan eh…napakabulok ng sistema.gawaan nyo naman ng paraan iyan!