Bình Tân District

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Binh Tan District

Quận Bình Tân
Position in HCMC's core
Position in HCMC's core
Binh Tan District is located in Vietnam
Binh Tan District
Binh Tan District
Location in Vietnam
Coordinates: 10°51′28″N 106°44′28″E / 10.85778°N 106.74111°E / 10.85778; 106.74111Coordinates: 10°51′28″N 106°44′28″E / 10.85778°N 106.74111°E / 10.85778; 106.74111
Country Vietnam
Centrally governed cityHo Chi Minh City
Wards10 phường
Government
 • People's CommitteeHuỳnh Văn Chính
Area
 • Total52 km2 (20 sq mi)
Population
(2010)
 • Total611,170
 • Density12,000/km2 (30,000/sq mi)
Demographics
Time zoneUTC+07 (ICT)
Websitebinhtan.hochiminhcity.gov.vn

Bình Tân is an urban district of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and is known as a large inner city of migrant workers. In 2010 the district had a population of 611,170, in total area of 52 km².[1] The name is a combination of Bình Hưng Hoà, Bình Trị Đông and Tân Tạo.

Geographical location[edit]

Position in the metropolitan area of HCMC
Bình Tân district borders District 12 and Hóc Môn District to the north, District 8 and Bình Chánh District to the south, District 6, District 8 and Tân Bình District to the east, and Bình Chánh District to the west.

Administration[edit]

Bình Tân district consists of ten (10) wards:

  • Bình Hưng Hòa
  • Bình Hưng Hòa A
  • Bình Hưng Hòa b
  • Bình Trị Đông
  • Bình Trị Đông A
  • Bình Trị Đông B
  • Tân Tạo
  • Tân Tạo A
  • An Lạc
  • An Lạc A

References[edit]

  1. ^ "HCMC's Population and population density in 2010 by district". HCMC Office of Statistics. Retrieved Feb 4, 2014.