Naguilian, one of the thirty four (34) municipalities and three (3) cities in the Province of Isabela, is located in Central Isabela.  It is bounded in the north by the municipality of Gamu; on the east by the municipality of Benito Soliven; on the south by the city of Cauayan; and on the west by the municipality of Reina Mercedes.

 

Naguilian is located approximately between 16 degrees, 55 minutes and 17 degrees east latitude and 121 degrees, 50 minutes and 121 degrees, 55 minutes north longitude.

 

Being centrally located, Naguilian is accessible from its neighboring municipalities.  From Gamu and Reina Mercedes, 6.14 kilometers and 5 kilometers, respectively, on the concrete-paved Maharlika Highway; or to Cauayan City, 15.04 kilometers southward along the paved Maharlika Highway.  Naguilian is also 20 kilometers from Ilagan, the Capital town of the province and 383 kilometers from Metro Manila.

 

 

Facts and Figures

 

Basic Profile

 

 

LGU Type

:

Municipality

Income class

:

4th

Population

:

30,380

Total Land area in hectares

:

8,980.0

No. of Barangays

:

25

No. of Households

:

5,210

Financial Profile

 

 

IRA share

:

PhP50,000,000.00

Local-Sourced Revenues

:

PhP  2,000,000.00

Other Revenues

:

PhP     500,000.00

Total LGU Income

:

PhP52,500,000.00

Ecosystems

 

Agricultural Ecosystem

 

 

Forest Ecosystem

Economic Activity

 

Agricultural

 

 

Fishery

Government Officials

   

Mayor

:

Hon. Edgar R. Capuchino

Vice Mayor

:

Hon. Bernardo P. Dela Peña

Sources: http://www.blgs.gov.ph , PENRO-Isabela