Naujan, officially the Municipality of Naujan (Tagalog: Bayan ng Naujan), is a 1st class municipality in the province of Oriental Mindoro, Philippines. According to the 2020 census, it has a population of 109,587 people. [3]

Naujan
Municipality of Naujan
Naujan Church
Naujan Church
Official seal of Naujan
Map of Oriental Mindoro with Naujan highlighted
Map of Oriental Mindoro with Naujan highlighted
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Naujan is located in Philippines
Naujan
Naujan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 13°19′24″N 121°18′10″E / 13.32328°N 121.30282°E / 13.32328; 121.30282Coordinates: 13°19′24″N 121°18′10″E / 13.32328°N 121.30282°E / 13.32328; 121.30282
CountryPhilippines
RegionMimaropa
ProvinceOriental Mindoro
District 1st district
Founded1693
Incorporated1905
Barangays70 (see Barangays)
Government
[1]
 • TypeSangguniang Bayan
 • MayorHenry Joel C. Teves
 • Vice MayorGreat M. Delos Reyes
 • RepresentativeArnan C. Panaligan
 • Electorate64,507 voters (2022)
Area
 • Total503.10 km2 (194.25 sq mi)
Elevation
99 m (325 ft)
Highest elevation
476 m (1,562 ft)
Lowest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (2020 census) [3]
 • Total109,587
 • Density220/km2 (560/sq mi)
 • Households
26,504
Economy
 • Income class1st municipal income class
 • Poverty incidence12.41% (2018)[4]
 • Revenue₱357,310,049.68 (2020)
 • Assets₱1,169,289,912.67 (2020)
 • Expenditure₱323,154,669.04 (2020)
 • Liabilities₱249,270,239.08 (2020)
Service provider
 • ElectricityOriental Mindoro Electric Cooperative (ORMECO)
Time zoneUTC+8 (PST)
ZIP code
5204
PSGC
IDD:area code+63 (0)43
Native languagesAlangan
Tagalog

It assumed the status of a full-fledged municipality on January 4, 1905, under Act 1280. Its boundaries were permanently established in 1919.

GeographyEdit

It covers a land area of 50,310 hectares (124,300 acres), making it the largest municipality in the province and accounting for 12% of the province's total land area. Naujan is 26 kilometres (16 mi) from Calapan.

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Naujan, Oriental Mindoro
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 28
(82)
29
(84)
30
(86)
31
(88)
31
(88)
30
(86)
29
(84)
29
(84)
29
(84)
29
(84)
29
(84)
28
(82)
29
(85)
Average low °C (°F) 22
(72)
21
(70)
22
(72)
23
(73)
25
(77)
25
(77)
25
(77)
25
(77)
25
(77)
24
(75)
23
(73)
22
(72)
24
(74)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 48
(1.9)
32
(1.3)
41
(1.6)
54
(2.1)
257
(10.1)
410
(16.1)
466
(18.3)
422
(16.6)
429
(16.9)
300
(11.8)
137
(5.4)
92
(3.6)
2,688
(105.7)
Average rainy days 10.8 8.0 9.8 11.7 23.1 27.5 29.2 28.7 28.7 25.5 18.2 12.8 234
Source: Meteoblue[5]

BarangaysEdit

Naujan is politically subdivided into 71 barangays.

  • Adrialuna
  • Antipolo
  • Apitong
  • Arangin
  • Aurora
  • Bacungan
  • Bagong Buhay
  • Bancuro
  • Barcenaga
  • Bayani
  • Buhangin
  • Concepcion
  • Dao
  • Del Pilar
  • Estrella
  • Evangelista
  • Gamao
  • General Esco
  • Herrera
  • Inarawan
  • Kalinisan
  • Laguna
  • Mabini
  • Andres Ylagan (Mag-asawang Tubig)
  • Mahabang Parang
  • Malaya
  • Malinao
  • Malabo
  • Malvar
  • Masagana
  • Masaguing
  • Melgar A
  • Melgar B
  • Metolza
  • Montelago
  • Montemayor
  • Motoderazo
  • Mulawin
  • Nag-Iba I
  • Nag-Iba II
  • Pagkakaisa
  • Paniquian
  • Pinagsabangan I
  • Pinagsabangan II
  • Pinahan
  • Poblacion I Barangay I)
  • Poblacion II (Barangay II)
  • Poblacion III Barangay III)
  • Sampaguita
  • San Agustin I
  • San Agustin II
  • San Andres
  • San Antonio
  • San Carlos
  • San Isidro
  • San Jose
  • San Luis
  • San Nicolas
  • San Pedro
  • Santa Isabel
  • Santa Maria
  • Santiago
  • Santo Nino
  • Tagumpay
  • Tigkan
  • Santa Cruz
  • Balite
  • Banuton
  • Caburo
  • Magtibay
  • Paitan

DemographicsEdit

Population census of Naujan
YearPop.±% p.a.
1903 3,662—    
1918 9,139+6.29%
1939 19,170+3.59%
1948 22,382+1.74%
1960 31,476+2.88%
1970 45,685+3.79%
1975 54,641+3.66%
1980 61,216+2.30%
1990 72,203+1.66%
1995 75,726+0.90%
2000 83,892+2.22%
2007 90,629+1.07%
2010 94,497+1.53%
2015 102,998+1.65%
2020 109,587+1.23%
Source: Philippine Statistics Authority[6][7][8][9]

EconomyEdit


GovernmentEdit

2016-2019 Elected officials:

  • Municipal Mayor: Atty. Mark N. Marcos
  • Vice Mayor: Sheryl B. Morales
  • Sangguniang Bayan Members:
    • Marion Francis D. Marcos, Councilor
    • Vilma D. Vargas, Councilor
    • Jun "Piolo" S. Bugarin, Councilor
    • Dein Z. Arago, Councilor
    • Alexandra C. Casubuan, Councilor
    • Daniel R. Arteza, Councilor
    • Neil C. Bermudez, Councilor
    • Deogracias U. Dela Paz, Councilor
    • Engr. Ralph Jonnel D. Recto, ABC President

Wyne Wyvvky G. Delos Reyes, SKMF President<Sangguniang Bayan>

    • Rogelio Banlugan, Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Municipality of Naujan | (DILG)
  2. ^ "2015 Census of Population, Report No. 3 – Population, Land Area, and Population Density" (PDF). Philippine Statistics Authority. Quezon City, Philippines. August 2016. ISSN 0117-1453. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 25, 2021. Retrieved July 16, 2021.
  3. ^ a b Census of Population (2020). "MIMAROPA". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 8 July 2021.
  4. ^ "PSA Releases the 2018 Municipal and City Level Poverty Estimates". Philippine Statistics Authority. 15 December 2021. Retrieved 22 January 2022.
  5. ^ "Naujan: Average Temperatures and Rainfall". Meteoblue. Retrieved 27 April 2020.
  6. ^ Census of Population (2015). "Region IV-B (Mimaropa)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. PSA. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
  7. ^ Census of Population and Housing (2010). "Region IV-B (Mimaropa)". Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay. NSO. Retrieved 29 June 2016.
  8. ^ Censuses of Population (1903–2007). "Region IV-B (Mimaropa)". Table 1. Population Enumerated in Various Censuses by Province/Highly Urbanized City: 1903 to 2007. NSO.
  9. ^ "Province of Oriental Mindoro". Municipality Population Data. Local Water Utilities Administration Research Division. Retrieved 17 December 2016.
  10. ^ "Poverty incidence (PI):". Philippine Statistics Authority. Retrieved 28 December 2020.
  11. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/NSCB_LocalPovertyPhilippines_0.pdf; publication date: 29 November 2005; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  12. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/2003%20SAE%20of%20poverty%20%28Full%20Report%29_1.pdf; publication date: 23 March 2009; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  13. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/2006%20and%202009%20City%20and%20Municipal%20Level%20Poverty%20Estimates_0_1.pdf; publication date: 3 August 2012; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  14. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/2012%20Municipal%20and%20City%20Level%20Poverty%20Estima7tes%20Publication%20%281%29.pdf; publication date: 31 May 2016; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  15. ^ https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/City%20and%20Municipal-level%20Small%20Area%20Poverty%20Estimates_%202009%2C%202012%20and%202015_0.xlsx; publication date: 10 July 2019; publisher: Philippine Statistics Authority.
  16. ^ "PSA Releases the 2018 Municipal and City Level Poverty Estimates". Philippine Statistics Authority. 15 December 2021. Retrieved 22 January 2022.

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