Talavera is a philippine municipality in the province Nueva Ecija in Region III Central Luzon which belongs to the Luzon group of islands. The municipality Talavera is seated about 19 km west-north-west of province capital Palayan City and about 111 km north of Philippine main capital Manila.
Talavera is a 1st class municipality. Regarding urbanization Talavera is classified as partly urban. Talavera occupies an area of 140.92 km². By the end of 2007 Talavera was the home of 105,122 residents. Thus by average 745.97 people are living on one km².
Administratively the Municipality of Talavera is subdivided into 53 barangays. 8 compose the center of the city wheras the other 45 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Municipality. The most populous are Pantoc Bulac, Cabubulaonan, Casulucan Este, Mabuhay, Paludpod, Kinalanguyan, Bugtong na Buli, Marcos District (Pob.), Mamandil, Matingkis, Tagaytay, Dinarayat, Gulod, Lomboy, Dimasalang Norte.
Among the bigger cities and municipalities in the neighborhood of Talavera there are City Of San Jose Del Monte (Bulacan) 86 km south, Angeles City (Pampanga) 60 km south-west, City Of Tarlac (Tarlac) 38 km west-south-west, City Of San Fernando (Pampanga) 67 km south-south-west, Baguio City (Benguet) 98 km north-west, City Of Valenzuela (Third District) 98 km south, Mabalacat (Pampanga) 54 km south-west, City Of Malolos (Bulacan) 83 km south, Santa Maria (Bulacan) 85 km south as well as 95 km south-south-east of Talavera the municipality Rodriguez (Montalban) (Rizal).