Bel-air is an affluent enclave in the heart of Makati’s Central Business District which was established early in 195o’s. It has a total land area of 1.7121 square kilometers. and is the third largest among the posh villages comprising Cluster 1 or the Central Cluster. As of 2010, the population of the barangay reached 18,280 according to the National Statistics Office (NSO).
Built in four (4) phases – Bel-Air I to IV, the barangay now includes Ayala North, Buendia Avenue Extension, the Ayala Triangle, and the entire Salcedo Village.
The predominant land use of this tobacco pipe shaped barangay is both residential and commercial. The barangay boasts of its skyscrapping buildings and establishments and offers wide arrays of choices for bed, dine and businesses.