Santo Tomas, Batangas

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Sto. Tomas
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Offeecial seal o Sto. Tomas
Map o Batangas showin the location o Santo Tomas
Map o Batangas showin the location o Santo Tomas
Sto. Tomas is locatit in Philippines
Sto. Tomas
Sto. Tomas
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 14°6′33″N 121°8′31″E / 14.10917°N 121.14194°E / 14.10917; 121.14194Coordinates: 14°6′33″N 121°8′31″E / 14.10917°N 121.14194°E / 14.10917; 121.14194
Kintra Philippines
Region CALABARZON (Region IV-A)
Province Batangas
Destrict 3rd Destrict
Barangays 30
 • Mayor Edna P. Sanchez
 • Vice-Mayor Ferdinand M. Ramos
 • Total 95.41 km2 (36.84 sq mi)
Elevation 128 m (420 ft)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Tot 124,740
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,400/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Tomasino
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 4234
Dialin code 43
Income cless 1st class

Santo Tomas (shortened tae Sto. Tomas) is a first cless municipality in the province o Batangas, Philippines. Accordin tae the 2010 census, it haes a population o 124,740 fowk.[3] The toun is a gatewey tae the province frae Laguna.

Wi the conteenous expansion o Metro Manila, the municipality is nou pairt o Manila's conurbation which reaches Lipa City in its soothmaist pairt. It borders the ceeties o Calamba tae the north, Los Baños tae the north-east, Alaminos tae the east, Tanauan City an Malvar tae the wast, an Lipa tae the sooth. This is the hametoun o Philippine Revolution an Philippine-American War hero Miguel Malvar an aw.

The patron o Santo Tomas is Saunt Thomas Aquinas, patron o Catholic schuils, whose feast day is celebratit ivery 7 Mairch.

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  1. "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 11 November 2013. 
  2. "Province: BATANGAS". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 11 November 2013. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 11 November 2013. 

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