Ngọc Hiển District

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Ngọc Hiển District
Huyện Ngọc Hiển
Rural district
Districts of Cà Mau Province
Districts of Cà Mau Province
Country  Vietnam
Province Cà Mau
Capital Viên An Đông
Area
 • Total 287 sq mi (743 km2)
Population (2003)
 • Total 79,546
Time zone UTC + 7 (UTC+7)

Ngọc Hiển is the southernmost rural district of Cà Mau Province in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 79,546.[1] The district covers an area of 743 km². The district capital lies at Viên An Đông.[1]

Divisions[edit]

The district is divided into communes:

  • Rạch Gốc (urban municipality)
  • Đất Mũi
  • Tam Giang Tây
  • Tân Ân
  • Tân Ân Tây
  • Viên An
  • Viên An Đông

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 13, 2009. 

Coordinates: 8°40′01″N 105°00′00″E / 8.667°N 105.000°E / 8.667; 105.000