Naguilian is a 4th class landlocked municipality of Isabela Province in Cagayan Valley Region or Region 2, Philippines.
Profile of Naguilian Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Central part of Isabela Province in northeastern Luzon Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Gamu (north), Benito Soliven (east), Cauayan City (south), Reina Mercedes (west)
Area –> 169.81 km2 (65.56 sq mi)
Population –> 31,902 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 91,702,395.27
Barangays –> 25
Terrain –> Lowland
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Peanut, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ilocano, Ibanag, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 2nd
Congressman –> Ed Christopher Go
Mayor –> Juan Capuchino
Vice Mayor –> Bernardo P. dela Peña
History of Naguilian
The town of Naguilian was formerly a sitio of Gamu. On November 27, 1896, it was elevated as a separate pueblo. Its name was derived from the Ibanag word “Nagili” which means from a place.
Economy of Naguilian
Naguilian is an agricultural town where rice and corn are the major products.
Tourist Spots in Naguilian
Saint Joseph Parish Church
Festivals in Naguilian
Map of Naguilian Municipality in Isabela