Naujan is a 1st class coastal municipality of Oriental Mindoro Province in MiMaRoPa Region or Region 4B, Philippines.
Profile of Naujan Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Northern part of Oriental Mindoro (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Calapan City (north), Pola and Victoria (south), Sablayan in Occidental Mindoro (southwest), Baco (West)
Area –> 503.10 km2 (194.25 sq mi)
Population –> 102,998 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 233,898,767.05
Barangays –> 70
Terrain –> Lowland with Mountains and Hills
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Fish, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Go here to see the elected municipal officials of Naujan.
History of Naujan
The town of Naujan was founded in 1693.
On February 28, 2023, Oil tanker, MT Princess Empress, sank off the coast of the municipality causing a widespread oil spill in the Tablas Strait that has affected other provinces such as Antique, Batangas, and Palawan.
Economy of Naujan
Naujan is an agricultural town where rice, corn and fish are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Naujan
Festival in Naujan
Map of Naujan Municipality in Oriental Mindoro