The Municipality of Naicis located at the Western part of the province along the shorelines of Manila Bay at approximately 120 degrees 40’6” longitude and 140 degrees 10’9’’latitude. It is bounded on the North by Manila Bay and Tanza, on the East by TreceMartires City, on the South by Indang and Maragondon and on the West by Ternate and Manila Bay. It has big bodies of water namely Timalan River, kayAlamang River and Balsahan River.
Major Income Sources
Naic is basically an agricultural municipality. A total of 7,920 hectares or 85 percent of its total land area is devoted to the cultivation of commercial crops among them being rice, vegetables, root crops, legumes/mongo/peanuts, mango, banana, papaya, pineapple, and other fruits.
Rice paddies occupy the largest cultivated areas covering about 2,382 hectares. Annual products increased from 8,285 MT in 1986 to 15,430 MT in 1993 showing an average annual growth of 11 percent.
Compared to other municipalities in Cavite, Naic holds the record of having the biggest irrigated area-2,986 hectares-planted to rice. Its source of water are four irrigation systems, namely the Balayungan Dam, Colong-colong Dam, Sahing Dam, and Kay-Akle River Irrigation Project.
Naic has maintained its role as a rice granary of Cavite, producing rice enough to supply the needs of several towns in the province. Naic has 21 rice mills and 19 rice fisheries.
Fishing is another major source of livelihood for the people of Naic. Its fishermen engage in deep sea fishing and operate several hectares of fishponds that grow milkfish(bangus), prawns, mussels, and oysters. Oyster/mussel farms produce an average of 3 MT per year.
The production of fish and other fishery products has increased significantly during the last three years. Fish productions experienced an average annual growth rate of 41 percent, shellfish by 47 percent and other fishery products by 35 percent. Naic has a total of three fish landing areas.
Newly Elected Officials (2016 Election)
|Position||Local Official||Political Party||Term|
|Mayor||Junio C. Dualan||United Nationalist Alliance||2nd|
|Vice-Mayor||Rogelio H. Pangilinan||National Unity Party||1st|
|Councilor||Cesar V. Loyola Jr.||United Nationalist Alliance||1st|
|Councilor||Cesar Ryan G. Nazareno||United Nationalist Alliance||2nd|
|Councilor||Sofia M. Poblete||United Nationalist Alliance||2nd|
|Councilor||Anita M. Carta||United Nationalist Alliance||2nd|
|Councilor||Maximo F. Dagasdas||United Nationalist Alliance||2nd|
|Councilor||Nikko V. Pagdanganan||United Nationalist Alliance||3rd|
|Councilor||Ferdinand S. Wakay||United Nationalist Alliance||1st|
|Councilor||Raul B. Villar||Independent||1st|
|LNB President||Roger N. Camilo||United Nationalist Alliance||1st|