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Tapaz Barangays

Tapaz is a philippine municipality. It is located in the province Capiz in Region VI Western Visayas which is a part of the Visayas group of islands. The municipality Tapaz is seated about 42 km south-west of province capital Roxas City and about 405 km south-south-east of Philippine main capital Manila. The geographic coordinates of Tapaz are 11° 16' 0'' N, 122° 31' 59'' E.

Administratively the Municipality of Tapaz is subdivided into 58 barangays. One forms the center of the city wheras the other 57 are in the outlying areas. Some of them are even several kilometers away from the center of the Municipality.

No. Name PSGC-Code Area
in km²
Urbanisation Population
1 Abangay 061917001 - rural 625
2 Acuņa 061917002 - rural 667
3 Agcococ 061917003 - rural 825
4 Aglinab 061917004 - rural 728
5 Aglupacan 061917005 - rural 131
6 Agpalali 061917006 - rural 497
7 Apero 061917007 - rural 1,239
8 Artuz 061917008 - rural 1,496
9 Bag-Ong Barrio 061917009 - rural 1,028
10 Bato-bato 061917010 - rural 295
11 Buri 061917011 - rural 542
12 Camburanan 061917012 - rural 1,098
13 Candelaria 061917013 - rural 2,107
14 Carida 061917014 - rural 926
15 Cristina 061917015 - rural 1,154
16 Da-an Banwa 061917016 - rural 701
17 Da-an Norte 061917017 - rural 586
18 Da-an Sur 061917018 - rural 715
19 Garcia 061917019 - rural 596
20 Gebio-an 061917020 - rural 675
21 Hilwan 061917021 - rural 722
22 Initan 061917022 - rural 756
23 Katipunan 061917023 - rural 1,014
24 Lagdungan 061917024 - rural 969
25 Lahug 061917025 - rural 293
26 Libertad 061917026 - rural 572
27 Mabini 061917027 - rural 282
28 Maliao 061917028 - rural 770
29 Malitbog 061917029 - rural 1,182
30 Minan 061917030 - rural 497
31 Nayawan 061917031 - rural 344
32 Poblacion 061917032 - urban 2,325
33 Rizal Norte 061917033 - rural 171
34 Rizal Sur 061917034 - rural 333
35 Roosevelt 061917035 - rural 654
36 Roxas 061917036 - rural 1,053
37 Salong 061917037 - rural 520
38 San Antonio 061917038 - rural 909
39 San Francisco 061917039 - rural 754
41 San Jose 061917041 - rural 603
42 San Julian 061917042 - rural 1,122
43 San Miguel Ilawod 061917043 - rural 900
44 San Miguel Ilaya 061917044 - rural 1,055
45 San Nicolas 061917045 - rural 2,473
46 San Pedro 061917046 - rural 372
47 San Roque 061917047 - rural 965
48 San Vicente 061917048 - rural 309
49 Santa Ana 061917049 - rural 1,104
50 Santa Petronila 061917050 - rural 495
51 Senonod 061917051 - rural 237
52 Siya 061917052 - rural 805
53 Switch 061917053 - rural 1,241
54 Tabon 061917054 - rural 602
55 Tacayan 061917055 - rural 523
56 Taft 061917056 - rural 1,280
57 Taganghin 061917057 - rural 462
58 Taslan 061917058 - rural 785
59 Wright 061917059 - rural 975

According to the 2007 census, Tapaz has a population of 47,059 residents and is part of the big group of 1073 cities and municipalities in the Philippines which have more than 10.000 residents but did not reach 50.000 population yet. Based on the number of its inhabitants Tapaz is number 479 of the most populous cities of the Philippines and at 96 in Visayas group of islands and at 2 of the most populous cities of province Capiz. With an area of 517.18 km² Tapaz is one of the cities with a smaller urban area. Based on its area area, it ranks only as the 1st of the smallest cities of the province of Capiz.

According to the Philippine income classification for provinces, cities and municipalities Tapaz is a 1st class municipality. The urbanization status of Tapaz is classified as partly urban.

Among the bigger cities and muni­ci­pa­li­ties in the neigh­bor­hood of Tapaz there are Bacolod City (Negros Occidental) 79 km south-east, Cadiz City (Negros Occidental) 90 km east-south-east, Bago City (Negros Occidental) 87 km south-south-east, Silay City (Negros Occidental) 70 km south-east, Roxas City 42 km north-east, Iloilo City (Iloilo) 64 km south, Oton (Iloilo) 64 km south, City Of Talisay (Negros Occidental) 75 km south-east, City Of Passi (Iloilo) 21 km south-east as well as 91 km south-east of Tapaz the municipality Murcia (Negros Occidental).



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