Naujan, Province of Oriental Mindoro

Summary data
Typemunicipality
Island groupLuzon
RegionMIMAROPA
ProvinceOriental Mindoro
Barangay count70
Postal code5204
Coastal/Landlockedcoastal
Marine waterbodiesSibuyan Sea
Philippine major island(s)Mindoro
Area (2007)503.10 km2 (194.25 sq mi)
Population (2015)102,998
Density (2015)205 / km2 (530 / sq mi)
Coordinates13° 19' North, 121° 18' East (13.3242, 121.3030)
Estimated elevation above sea level8.9 meters (29.3 feet)

Naujan is a coastal municipality in the province of Oriental Mindoro.

The municipality has a land area of 503.10 square kilometers or 194.25 square miles which constitutes 11.87% of Oriental Mindoro's total area. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 102,998. This represented 12.20% of the total population of Oriental Mindoro province, or 3.48% of the overall population of the MIMAROPA region. Based on these figures, the population density is computed at 205 inhabitants per square kilometer or 530 inhabitants per square mile.

Barangays

Naujan has 70 barangays as shown in the following table.

Demographic profile of barangays
BarangayPopulation percentage (2015)Population (2015)Population (2010)Change (2010‑2015)Annual Population Growth Rate (2010‑2015)
Adrialuna1.94%1,9971,58525.99%4.50%
Andres Ilagan0.59%6066050.17%0.03%
Antipolo0.50%5184847.02%1.30%
Apitong2.52%2,5922,18918.41%3.27%
Arangin1.00%1,0319864.56%0.85%
Aurora3.25%3,3513,2403.43%0.64%
Bacungan1.43%1,4701,31911.45%2.09%
Bagong Buhay2.03%2,0891,9795.56%1.04%
Balite0.96%9931,040-4.52%-0.88%
Bancuro1.94%2,0011,8349.11%1.67%
Banuton0.95%9819443.92%0.73%
Barcenaga4.57%4,7094,5453.61%0.68%
Bayani1.93%1,9891,8785.91%1.10%
Buhangin1.08%1,11490523.09%4.04%
Caburo0.28%2912746.20%1.15%
Concepcion0.85%8798691.15%0.22%
Dao1.34%1,3851,2897.45%1.38%
Del Pilar2.16%2,2211,91815.80%2.83%
Estrella2.49%2,5672,03626.08%4.51%
Evangelista2.98%3,0702,9793.05%0.57%
Gamao0.96%99185416.04%2.87%
General Esco1.27%1,3121,2029.15%1.68%
Herrera0.80%8278210.73%0.14%
Inarawan1.71%1,7581,7430.86%0.16%
Kalinisan1.31%1,3511,19413.15%2.38%
Laguna1.44%1,4861,33411.39%2.08%
Mabini0.57%5865683.17%0.60%
Magtibay0.55%56239243.37%7.10%
Mahabang Parang1.73%1,7792,482-28.32%-6.14%
Malaya1.15%1,1861,1691.45%0.28%
Malinao1.55%1,5921,5343.78%0.71%
Malvar1.43%1,4691,10532.94%5.57%
Masagana0.92%9518719.18%1.69%
Masaguing0.60%6146031.82%0.34%
Melgar A1.57%1,6171,4749.70%1.78%
Melgar B1.40%1,4371,3258.45%1.56%
Metolza0.69%70858121.86%3.84%
Montelago2.10%2,1611,91312.96%2.35%
Montemayor0.69%7096558.24%1.52%
Motoderazo1.81%1,8661,67211.60%2.11%
Mulawin1.28%1,3221,325-0.23%-0.04%
Nag‑Iba I0.87%89474520.00%3.53%
Nag‑Iba II1.45%1,4981,30215.05%2.71%
Pagkakaisa2.21%2,2812,2123.12%0.59%
Paitan1.47%1,5191,4266.52%1.21%
Paniquian1.56%1,6021,4897.59%1.40%
Pinagsabangan I2.24%2,3052,2392.95%0.55%
Pinagsabangan II2.35%2,4191,47464.11%9.89%
Piñahan1.22%1,25696430.29%5.17%
Poblacion I0.78%8017822.43%0.46%
Poblacion II0.67%687704-2.41%-0.46%
Poblacion III0.89%91780214.34%2.58%
Sampaguita2.41%2,4822,04621.31%3.75%
San Agustin I1.56%1,6051,36417.67%3.15%
San Agustin II1.61%1,6551,782-7.13%-1.40%
San Andres1.13%1,1671,0629.89%1.81%
San Antonio0.51%52945117.29%3.08%
San Carlos0.84%86777012.60%2.28%
San Isidro0.94%964987-2.33%-0.45%
San Jose0.64%6556284.30%0.80%
San Luis0.90%93057462.02%9.62%
San Nicolas0.97%9949524.41%0.83%
San Pedro1.38%1,4261,25913.26%2.40%
Santa Cruz1.43%1,4681,3816.30%1.17%
Santa Isabel1.20%1,2341,2121.82%0.34%
Santa Maria3.07%3,1582,85010.81%1.97%
Santiago2.07%2,1322,0016.55%1.21%
Santo Niño1.59%1,6331,5853.03%0.57%
Tagumpay0.91%938954-1.68%-0.32%
Tigkan0.82%8447857.52%1.39%
Naujan Total102,99894,4979.00%1.65%

Economy

According to the Bureau of Local Government Finance, the annual regular revenue of Naujan for the fiscal year of 2016 was 233,898,767.05.

details
Fiscal YearAnnual Regular IncomeChange
2009129,429,412.10
2010136,189,585.335.22%
2011149,762,896.149.97%
2012147,097,514.46-1.78%
2013163,309,125.4011.02%
2014186,212,769.3514.02%
2015213,169,144.4114.48%
2016233,898,767.059.72%

End notes:

  • Annual Regular Income = Locally Sourced Revenue + Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) Current Year + Other Shares from National Tax Collection
  • Locally Sourced Revenue = Real Property Tax (General Fund) + Tax on Business + Other Taxes + Regulatory Fees + Service/User Charges + Receipts from Economic Enterprises

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Naujan is 5 to 9, with 11,652 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 788 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 12,184
1 to 48,808
5 to 911,652
10 to 1411,572
15 to 1910,696
20 to 249,375
25 to 297,811
30 to 347,031
35 to 396,433
40 to 445,833
45 to 495,228
50 to 544,430
55 to 593,887
60 to 642,906
65 to 692,079
70 to 741,366
75 to 79919
80 and over788
Total102,998

Historical population

The population of Naujan grew from 31,476 in 1960 to 102,998 in 2015, an increase of 71,522 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.65%, or an increase of 8,501 people, from the previous population of 94,497 in 2010.

details
Census datePopulationGrowth rate
31,476
45,6853.71%
54,6413.66%
61,2162.30%
72,2031.66%
75,7260.90%
83,8922.22%
90,6291.07%
94,4971.53%
102,9981.65%

Location

The municipal center of Naujan is situated at approximately 13° 19' North, 121° 18' East, in the island of Mindoro. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 8.9 meters or 29.3 feet above mean sea level.


Distances

Based on the great-circle distance (the shortest distance between two points over the surface of the Earth), the cities closest to Naujan are Calapan, Batangas City, Lipa, Lucena, San Pablo, and Tayabas. The nearest municipalities are Victoria, Baco, Pola, Socorro, San Teodoro, and Pinamalayan. Its distance from the national capital is 144.40 kilometers (89.72 miles). The following list delineates such distance measurements.

great-circle distance

Nearest towns

Nearest cities

Distance from Manila: 144.40 kilometers (89.72 miles) to the North‑Northwest (N14°W)

National rankings

  • Population (2015): 102,998, ranked 145 out of 1,634
  • Land area (2007): 194.25 square kilometers, ranked 113 out of 1,634
  • Population density (2015): 205 inhabitants per square kilometer, ranked 736 out of 1,634
  • Annual population growth rate (2010 to 2015): 1.65%, ranked 1,035 out of 1,634

Notes

  1. Unless otherwise specified, population count (excluding percentages) and land area figures are derived from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Data on annual regular income is from the Bureau of Local Government Finance, Department of Finance
  3. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.
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