Paloh

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For the film, see Paloh (film).

Paloh is a small town in the Kluang district of Johor, Malaysia. It has a rather balanced population of Chinese, Malays and Indians. This town is located 35 kilometers away from Kluang and about 32 kilometers away from Yong Peng.

The town's main activity is the cultivation of oil palms and rubber trees. A KTM Intercity railway station is located in this town, and it is linked to Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru and Singapore via the North South Line.

During the Malayan Emergency (1948–1960) the town was considered a "black area" of communist terrorists and sympathizers.

Demographics[edit]

There are 9083 males and 7337 females living in Paloh (16,420 total). There are about 5824 houses.[1]

Education in Paloh[edit]

  1. SMK Paloh[2]
  2. SMK Seri Kota Paloh
  3. SK Bandar Paloh
  4. SK Paloh 2
  5. SK Bukit Paloh[3]
  6. SJK(C)Yu Ming
  7. SJK(C)Paloh
  8. SJK(C)Pei Chih, Bukit Paloh
  9. SJK(C)Sentral Paloh
  10. SK Kampong Chamek, Paloh
  11. Sekolah Agama Bandar Paloh
  12. Sekolah Agama Bandar Paloh 2
  13. Sekolah Agama Bukit Paloh
  14. SJK(T)Jalan Stesen Paloh
  15. Madrasatul Islamiya Jalan Station Paloh

Housing Estates[edit]

  1. Taman Sri Kota Paloh
  2. Taman Wijaya
  3. Taman Paloh
  4. Taman Melati
  5. Taman Murni
  6. Kampung Muhibbah

Town in Politics=[edit]

Constituency

P153 Sembrong Jumlah Pengundi: 41,588  Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Bin Tun Hussein (BN) -22,841  Onn Bin Abu Bakar (PKR) -12,210  MAJORITI: 10,631  Jumlah undi: 35,051 | Peratus mengundi: 84.28% | Undi rosak: 809  Penyandang: Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein - Maj: 11,570 

N30 Paloh  Jumlah Pengundi: 8,222  Teoh Yap Kun (MCA)- 7,531 Shanker A/L Rengganathan (DAP) -7,428  MAJORITI: 103  Jumlah undi: 15,362 | Peratus mengundi: 84.30% | Undi rosak: 403  Penyandang: Hoo Seong Chang - Maj: 2,794 

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Johordt.gov.my. Profile of Paloh. Retrieved August 25, 2007.
  2. ^ http://smkpaloh.com
  3. ^ http://skbpkj.zoom-a.com

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 2°25′N 111°15′E / 2.417°N 111.250°E / 2.417; 111.250