Barangay Sta. Clara

Barangay Officials
Derick B. Arago Punong Barangay
Pedro P. Casapao Brgy. Kagawad
Arlene A. Lacsamana Brgy. Kagawad
Thelma M. Maranan Brgy. Kagawad
Larry M. Noche Brgy. Kagawad
Nelia G. Abdon Brgy. Kagawad
Alvin T. del Mundo Brgy. Kagawad
Ryan U. Briones Brgy. Kagawad
Manuel D. Ramos Jr. Brgy. Secretary
Marites M. Tolentino Brgy. Treasurer

 

Physical & Demographic Characteristics
Land Area (has) : 165.6232
Population 2015 (PSA) :
12,201
Classification  
URBAN
Number of Purok/Sitios : 7
Boundaries : North - Sta. Rita Aplaya
South - Cuta
West - Batangas Bay
East - Poblacion

 

Other Information

 

HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL LIFE OF THE BARRIO OF STA. CLARA

1. Present official name of the barrio - Sta. Clara

2 .Popular name of the barrio; present and past derivation and meaning of these names:

Aplaya - meaning along the seashore. Sta. Clara is a coastal barrio, so it is also sometimes called Aplaya.
Pantalan - meaning pier, a place for loading and unloading cargo. The pier is located very near the barrio proper, so it is called Pantalan.

Ilaya, Gitna, Ibaba, and Stadium are the sitios of Sta. Clara, Ilaya, gitna and Ibaba refer to the divisional part of the barrio, each names indicating directions or geographical location of the sitios. Ilaya means north, gitna means middle and Ibaba means south so the southern and northern and central parts of Sta. Clara are called Ibaba.