Basiad is a barangay of the philippine municipality Santa Elena in the province Camarines Norte
in Bicol Region
which is part of the Luzon group
Basiad is one of the barangays which are in the outlying area of Municipality Santa Elena.
The municipality Santa Elena with a population of about 40,300 and its 19 barangays belong to the partly urban areas in the Philippines. While some of the barangays developed modern urban structures, some others, especially those which are seated in the outlying areas, remained rural. By the end of 2007 Basiad had 2,947 residents.
Other barangays of Santa Elena are:
Bulala, Don Tomas, Guitol, Kabuluan, Kagtalaba, Maulawin, Patag Ibaba, Patag Iraya, Plaridel, Polungguitguit, Rizal, Salvacion, San Lorenzo, San Pedro, San Vicente, Santa Elena (Pob.), Tabugon, Villa San Isidro