Laoac is a philippine municipality in the province Pangasinan in Region I Ilocos Region which belongs to the Luzon group of islands. The municipality Laoac is seated about 34 km east of province capital Lingayen and about 168 km north-west of Philippine main capital Manila.
Laoac is a 4th class municipality. Regarding urbanization Laoac is classified as partly urban. Laoac occupies an area of 40.50 km². By the end of 2007 Laoac was the home of 28,266 residents. Thus by average 697.93 people are living on one km².
Administratively the Municipality of Laoac is subdivided into 22 barangays. One forms the center of the city wheras the other 21 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Municipality. The most populous are Casanestebanan, Casampagaan, Botique, Turko, Calaoagan, Cabulalaan, Maraboc, Balligi, Caaringayan, Talogtog, Nanbagatan, Panaga, Domingo Alarcio (Cabilaoan East), Casantiagoan, Anis.
Among the bigger cities and municipalities in the neighborhood of Laoac there are City Of Tarlac (Tarlac) 63 km south, San Carlos City 24 km west-south-west, Cabanatuan City (Nueva Ecija) 75 km south-east, Mabalacat (Pampanga) 90 km south, Baguio City (Benguet) 43 km north, Angeles City (Pampanga) 98 km south, Dagupan City 23 km west, Malasiqui 19 km south-west, Concepcion (Tarlac) 78 km south as well as 78 km south of Laoac the municipality Capas (Tarlac).