U Minh Thượng District

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U Minh Thuong District
Huyện U Minh Thượng
Rural district
Country  Vietnam
Region Mekong Delta
Province Kiên Giang
Area
 • Total 167.068 sq mi (432.703 km2)
Population (2007)
 • Total 68,076
Time zone UTC + 7 (UTC+7)

U Minh Thượng ("Upper U Minh") is a district of Kiên Giang Province in Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. It was established in 2007. U Minh Thuong's dimension is 432.703 km² and its population is 68,076 people. The district is divided into six communes including Thạnh Yên, Thạnh Yên A, An Minh Bắc, Minh Thuận, Vĩnh Hòa and Hòa Chánh.

U Minh Thuong is bordered with Vĩnh Thuận in the east; An Biên and An Minh in the west; Cà Mau Province in the south; and Gò Quao in the north.