Population: 10,845 (1980 Census)
Mayor: Sylvia Adame
Number of Barangays: 35
Land Area: 7,713 hectares
Feast Day: September 10
Patron Saint: St. Nicholas
Tourist Attractions: Dimiao Church and Convent,
Imelda Beach Resort, Soldiers Cap
This town is located on the southern coast of the island, 36.7 east of the capital. The town used to occupy a large territory which included Valencia and Lila. But Valencia was later separated from Dimiao because of increased population, and Lila was made an independent municipality on January 1, 1915. The center of the planning of towns.
The principal industries of the people today are farming, tuba gathering, rope making and some fishing. The most important products are rice, corn, magey, copra, rope and tuba.
This is the hometown of Rep. Marcelo Ramirez.