North Barito Regency

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North Barito Regency
Lokasi Kalimantan Tengah Kabupaten Barito Utara.svg
Country Indonesia
Region Kalimantan
Province Central Kalimantan
Capital Muara Taweh
 • Total 3,200 sq mi (8,300 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 120,607
 • Density 38/sq mi (15/km2)

North Barito Regency (Indonesian: Kabupaten Barito Utara) is one of the thirteen regencies which divide the Central Kalimantan Province on the island of Kalimantan, Indonesia. Muara Taweh is the capital of North Barito Regency. The population of North Barito Regency is 122,929 (2006).


A new airport is built by Muara Taweh now and predicted initial operation in 2013. The airport covers 180 hectares area and will has 2,250 metres length and 30 metres width of runway to accommodate wide body aircraft. The new airport will replace Beringin Airport which cannot be expanded.[1]