Naujan is a first class municipality in the province of Oriental Mindoro, Philippines.

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

Naujan is 26 kilometres (16 mi) from Calapan.

Barangays

Naujan is politically subdivided into 70 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
  • Mahabang Parang
  • Malaya
  • Malinao
  • Malvar
  • Masagana
  • Masaguing
  • Melgar A
  • Melgar B
  • Metolza
  • Montelago
  • Montemayor
  • Motoderazo
  • Mulawin
  • Nag-Iba I
  • Nag-Iba II (Putol)
  • Pagkakaisa
  • Paniquian
  • Pinagsabangan I
  • Pinagsabangan II
  • Piñahan
  • 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 Niño
  • Tagumpay
  • Tigkan
  • Sta. Cruz
  • Balite
  • Banuton
  • Caburo
  • Magtibay
  • Paitan
CountryPhilippines
RegionMIMAROPA (Region IV-B)
ProvinceOriental Mindoro
District1st district
Founded1693
Incorporated1905
Barangays70
Government
 • MayorAtty. Mark Navarro Marcos
Area
 • Total503.10 km2 (194.25 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total102,998
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zonePST (UTC+8)
ZIP code5204
IDD : area code +63 (0)43

Naujan

Naujan – Dabalistihit Festival

DaBaLisTiHit Festival features different fresh water species found in Naujan Lake thru props and costumes in a street dance. DaBaLisTiHit is an acronym meaning DA for dalag; BA for banak ; LIS for banglis ; TI for tilapia; and HIT for hito. For the constituents of Naujan, DaBaLISTiHit will also personify their struggle of recognizing of the importance of Naujan Lake. This will also dramatize the dignity of the fisherfolks and their role in the economic development of the municipality.

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