Balanga City

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Balanga City
Landmarks
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Seal
Location
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Government
Region Central Luzon (Region III)
Province Bataan (Capital)
Barangays 25
Physical characteristics
Area 135.60 km²
Population
Total (2000) 71,088
Density 524/km²

The City of Balanga (Filipino: Lungsod ng Balanga) is a fifth class city in the province of Bataan, Philippines. It is the capital city of Bataan.According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 71,088 people in 14,065 households.

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Barangays

Balanga City is politically subdivided into 25 barangays.


  • Bagumbayan
  • Cabog-Cabog
  • Doña Francisca Subdivision
  • Munting Batangas (Cadre)
  • Cataning
  • Central
  • Cupang Proper
  • Cupang West
  • Dangcol (Bernabe)
  • Ibayo
  • Malabia
  • Poblacion Barcenas
  • Pto. Rivas Ibaba
  • Pto. Rivas Itaas
  • San Jose
  • Sibacan
  • Camacho
  • Talisay
  • Tanato
  • Tenejero
  • Tortugas
  • Tuyo
  • Bagong Silang
  • Cupang North
  • Lote

History

In 2000, Balanga was converted into a city.<ref>NSCB - 2001 Factsheet - 12 New Cities Created, July-December 2000.</ref>

References

1. NSCB - 2001 Factsheet - 12 New Cities Created, July-December 2000.

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