Pamekasan Regency

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Pamekasan
Regency
Aerial photo of Sendang near Pamekasan
Aerial photo of Sendang near Pamekasan
Motto: Madu Ganda Mangesti Tunggal / Mekkas Jatna Paksa Jenneng Dibi'(tempeng pote matah ngo' poteh tolang
Coordinates: 7°10′S 113°28′E / 7.167°S 113.467°E / -7.167; 113.467Coordinates: 7°10′S 113°28′E / 7.167°S 113.467°E / -7.167; 113.467
Country  Indonesia
Province East Java
Area
 • Total 732.85 km2 (282.95 sq mi)
Population (2010 Census)
 • Total 795,526
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Website www.pamekasan.info

Pamekasan on Madura Island is a regency (kabupaten) of East Java, Indonesia. It shares its borders with Sumenep (East), Java Sea (North), and Sampang (West). It borders the Madura Strait to the south.

Geography

Pamekasan is located approximately 120 km east of Surabaya.

Demographics

The population comprises Madurese, Javanese, and Chinese Indonesians.

Economy

One of the famous produces from this region is Batik Pamekasan.