Đức Thọ District

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Đức Thọ District
Huyện Đức Thọ
Rural district
Country  Vietnam
Region North Central Coast
Province Hà Tĩnh
Capital Đức Thọ
 • Total 78 sq mi (203 km2)
Population (2003)
 • Total 117,730
Time zone Indochina Time (UTC+07:00)

Đức Thọ is a rural district of Hà Tĩnh Province in the North Central Coast region of Vietnam. The village of Đông Thái, where the noted 19th-century anti-colonial leader Phan Đình Phùng was born, is located in Đức Thọ. As of 2003 the district had a population of 117,730.[1] The district covers an area of 203 km². The district capital lies at Đức Thọ.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 20, 2009. 

Coordinates: 18°32′00″N 105°35′51″E / 18.5333°N 105.5976°E / 18.5333; 105.5976