Mayor: Fabiano Taques Horta

Estimated population: 149.876 people (IBGE 2016)
Territorial expansion: 362,569 km²
Main Economic Activities: Farming, Oil extraction and Building Industry

Maricá is one of the historic cities of Conleste. It has been known for its large sites and farms. Maricá has one of the largest lagoon estuary complex of Rio. It is one of the municipalities with the highest populational growth of the state and currently it has been considered the oil producer due to the strategic position of its Coast: to the Santos Basin.