Purbalingga Regency

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Purbalingga Regency
Kabupaten Purbalingga
Official seal of Purbalingga Regency
Motto: Prasetyaning Nayaka Amangun Praja
Location of Purbalingga Regency in Central Java
Location of Purbalingga Regency in Central Java
Coordinates: 7°17′0″S 109°21′0″E / 7.28333°S 109.35000°E / -7.28333; 109.35000Coordinates: 7°17′0″S 109°21′0″E / 7.28333°S 109.35000°E / -7.28333; 109.35000
Country Indonesia
Province Central Java
Capital Purbalingga
 • Total 777.64 km2 (300.25 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 848,952
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Time zone WIB (UTC+7)
Area code(s) +62 281
Website www.purbalinggakab.go.id

Purbalingga is a regency (Indonesian: kabupaten) in Central Java province in Indonesia. Its capital is Purbalingga. Purbalingga Regency has an area of 777.64 km² and population of 848,952 (2010).

Famous People[edit]

  • Sudirman, General of the Army and the first commander-in-chief of the Indonesian Armed Forces - one of the most prominent national hero of Indonesia - was born in Bodas Karangjati village, sub-district of Rembang, Purbalingga Regency, in 24 January 1916.
  • Indro (Warkop), (born 1958), Indonesian comedian and member of Indonesian legendary comedy group Warkop.

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