District 10, Ho Chi Minh City

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District 10
Quận 10
Urban district
Position in HCMC's core
Position in HCMC's core
District 10 is located in Vietnam
District 10
District 10
Location in Vietnam
Coordinates: 10°46′25″N 106°40′2″E / 10.77361°N 106.66722°E / 10.77361; 106.66722Coordinates: 10°46′25″N 106°40′2″E / 10.77361°N 106.66722°E / 10.77361; 106.66722
Country  Vietnam
Centrally governed city Ho Chi Minh City
Seat 474 Ba Thang Hai
Wards 15 phường
Area
 • Total 6 km2 (2 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 232,450
 • Density 39,000/km2 (100,000/sq mi)
Demographics
 • Main ethnic groups predominantly Kinh
Time zone ICT (UTC+07)
Website quan10.hochiminhcity.gov.vn

District 10 (Vietnamese: Quận 10) is an urban district (quận) of Ho Chi Minh City, the largest city in Vietnam.

As of 2010, the district had a population of 232,450, an area of 6 km².[1] It is divided into 15 small subsets which are called wards (phường), numbered from Ward 1 to Ward 15.

Geographical location[edit]

Map showing the location of District 10 within metropolitan Ho Chi Minh City
District 10 borders Tân Bình District to the north, District 5 to the south, District 3 to the east, and District 11 to the west.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "HCMC's Population and population density in 2010 by district". HCMC Office of Statistics. Retrieved Feb 4, 2014.