Đồng Xoài

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Đồng Xoài Town
Thị xã Đồng Xoài
District-level town
Đồng Xoài Town is located in Vietnam
Đồng Xoài Town
Đồng Xoài Town
Coordinates (region:VN_type:city): 11°31′1″N 106°50′21″E / 11.51694°N 106.83917°E / 11.51694; 106.83917Coordinates: 11°31′1″N 106°50′21″E / 11.51694°N 106.83917°E / 11.51694; 106.83917
Country  Vietnam
Province Bình Phước Province
Area
 • Total 168 km2 (65 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 88,380
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone UTC + 7 (UTC+7)
Website dongxoai.binhphuoc.gov.vn

Đồng Xoài (About this sound listen) is the capital town of Bình Phước Province in the Southeast region of Vietnam. The town was the site of the 1965 Battle of Đồng Xoài during the Vietnam War. As of 2009, the district had a population of 88,380, a total area of 168 km².[1]

Administrative division[edit]

Bình Long consists of 5 wards (phường) and 3 communes (xã):

  • Wards: Tân Bình, Tân Đồng, Tân Phú, Tân Thiện, Tân Xuân
  • Communes: Tân Thành, Tiến Hưng, Tiến Thành

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Introduction to Đồng Xoài". Retrieved Feb 9, 2014.