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Santo Tomas, Batangas

Santo Tomas Batangas
Full nameSanto Tomas
Native name langfil
Settlement typeMunicipality
RegionCALABARZON (Region IV-A)
District3rd District
MayorRenato M. Federico
Total Area36.8 sq mi (95.41 km2)
Elevation423 ft (128.9 m)
Total Population113105 (2007)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zonePST (UTC+8)
ZIP code4234
Income class1st class

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Santo Tomas (also spelled as Sto. Tomas) is a 1st class municipality in the province of Batangas, Philippines. According to the 2007 census, it has a population of 113,105 people. The town is a gateway to the province from Laguna. It borders the cities of Calamba City, Laguna to the west, Los Baños, Laguna to the north, Alaminos, Laguna to the east, Tanauan City, Malvar, and Lipa City to the south. This is also the hometown of Philippine Revolution and Philippine-American War hero Miguel Malvar.

The patron of Santo Tomas is Saint Thomas Aquinas, patron of Catholic schools celebrates his feast day every 7 March.

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