Ketapang Regency

Summary

Ketapang Regency

Kabupaten Ketapang
Official seal of Ketapang Regency
Seal
Location within West Kalimantan
Location within West Kalimantan
Ketapang was part of Tanjungpura Kingdom
Ketapang was part of Tanjungpura Kingdom
Ketapang Regency is located in Kalimantan
Ketapang Regency
Ketapang Regency
Location in Kalimantan and Indonesia
Ketapang Regency is located in Indonesia
Ketapang Regency
Ketapang Regency
Ketapang Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 1°35′00″S 110°30′00″E / 1.5833°S 110.5000°E / -1.5833; 110.5000
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceWest Kalimantan
CapitalKetapang
Government
 • RegentMartin Rantan
 • Vice RegentSuprapto S
Area
 • Total31,588 km2 (12,196 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)[1]
 • Total512,783
 • Density16/km2 (42/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+7 (IWST)
Area code(+62) 534
Websiteketapangkab.go.id

Ketapang Regency is a regency in the south of the province of West Kalimantan, on the island of Borneo in Indonesia. Ketapang Regency occupies an area of 31,588 km², and at the census in 2010 it had 427,460 inhabitants following the splitting off of five districts in the north-west of the regency in 2007 to form the new North Kayong Regency; the latest official estimate (as at mid 2019) is 512,783.[2] The principal town lies at Ketapang.

Administrative Districts

Following the splitting off of the five districts to form the North Kayong Regency in 2007, the Ketapang Regency now consists of twenty districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census,[3] and their officially estimated populations in mid 2019.[4] The table includes the number of administrative villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district, and its post code.

Name Area
in
km2
Pop'n
Census
2010
Pop'n
Estimate
mid 2019
No.
of
vill.
Post
code
Kendawangan 5,859 32,505 38.800 19 78862
Manis Mata 2,912 24,627 35,526 22 78864
Marau 1,160 11,901 14,640 10 78865
Singkup 227 6,154 6,891 8 78866
Air Upas 793 16,620 20,935 9 78863
Jelai Hulu 1,358 15,648 16,578 22 78876
Tumbang Titi 1,198 23,286 23,753 25 78877
Pemahan 326 4,446 5,153 7 78874
Sungai Melayu Rayak 122 11,650 12,833 11 78875
Matan Hilir Selatan 1,813 30,528 34,740 11 78822
Benua Kayong 349 35,165 44,463 11 78821
-78822
Matan Hilir Utara 720 14,739 16,848 5 78813
Delta Pawan
(Ketapang town)
74 71,509 98,696 9 78811
-78813
Muara Pawan 611 13,109 14,615 8 78810
Nanga Tayap 1,728 27,490 28,756 20 78873
Sandai 1,779 24,474 28,857 13 78870
Hulu Sungai 4,685 11,553 11,741 12 78871
Sungai Laur 1,651 16,702 19,053 19 78872
Simpang Hulu 3,175 27,847 31,795 15 78850
Simpang Dua 1,048 7,507 8,110 6 78854
Totals 31,588 427,460 512,783 262

References

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  2. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.
  3. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  4. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2020.

Coordinates: 1°35′00″S 110°30′00″E / 1.5833°S 110.5000°E / -1.5833; 110.5000