Barangay La Paz is one of the seven (7) barangays comprising the Westside Cluster or Cluster 2 in the first district of Makati. It has a land area 0.2478 square kilometers which occupies 0.9% of the City’s total land area. Based on the 2010 Census of population released by the National Statistics Office, La Paz has a percentage share of 1.5% or 7,931 of the total City’s population with a density of 32 persons per 1,000 square meters. Barangay La Paz is a predominantly residential area.
La Paz is bounded by the City of Manila, barangays Singkamas and Tejeros in the north, Barangay San Antonio in the south, Barangay Sta. Cruz in the East and City of Manila in the West.
Barangay La Paz houses the City’s biggest indoor sporting arena which is Makati Coliseum with a seating capacity of 3,000 and became a regular venue for major sporting events.