Đồng Xoài

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Đồng Xoài Town
Thành phố Đồng Xoài
District-level town (Class-3)
Đồng Xoài Town is located in Vietnam
Đồng Xoài Town
Đồng Xoài Town
Coordinates (region:VN_type:city): 11°31′1″N 106°50′21″E / 11.51694°N 106.83917°E / 11.51694; 106.83917Coordinates: 11°31′1″N 106°50′21″E / 11.51694°N 106.83917°E / 11.51694; 106.83917
Country  Vietnam
Province Bình Phước Province
Area
 • Total 168.47 km2 (65.05 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 95,820
 • Density 568.7/km2 (1,473/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+7 (UTC + 7)
Climate Am
Website dongxoai.binhphuoc.gov.vn

Đồng Xoài (About this sound listen) is the capital city of Bình Phước Province in the Southeast region of Vietnam. The city was the site of the 1965 Battle of Đồng Xoài during the Vietnam War. As of 2009, the district had a population of 88,380, and a total area of 168 km².[1] The district capital lies at Đồng Xoài.[2]

Administrative division[edit]

Bình Long consists of 6 wards (phường) and 2 communes (xã):

  • Wards: Tân Bình, Tân Đồng, Tân Phú, Tân Thiện, Tân Xuân, Tiến Thành
  • Communes: Tân Thành, Tiến Hưng.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Introduction to Đồng Xoài". Retrieved Feb 9, 2014.
  2. ^ "Districts of Vietnam". Retrieved January 21, 2017.