Bulukumba Regency

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Bulukumba Regency
(Kabupaten Bulukumba)
Country Indonesia
Province South Sulawesi
Capital Bulukumba
 • Total 1,154.67 km2 (445.82 sq mi)
Population (2010 Census)
 • Total 394,757
 • Density 340/km2 (890/sq mi)
Time zone WITA (UTC+8)
Area code(s) +62 413
Website www.bulukumbakab.go.id
Coat of arms of the Bulukumba Regency

Bulukumba Regency is one of the regencies in South Sulawesi Province, Indonesia.[1] Bulukumba is its capital.


Bulukumba Regency is divided into ten Districts (Kecamatan), tabulated below with their 2010 Census population.[2]

Bulukumba Regency
Office of Bulukumba Regent
Name Population
Census 2010
Gantarang 71,307
Ujung Bulu 47,886
Ujung Loe 39,233
Bonto Bahari 24,116
Bontotiro 22,768
Hero Lange-Lange 24,041
Kajang 46,983
Bulukumba 50,607
Rilau Ale 37,871
Kindang 29,748

Phinisi ship[edit]

The traditional Phinisi ship is made from wood with many curve parts and belly of the ship (hull) is made first and then the skeletons. Many of the ships are made in Lemo-lemo Village.[3]


  1. ^ Maplandia.com, retrieved 28 August 2009.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  3. ^ "Perahu Pinisi di Tanah Beru Bulukumba". June 24, 2013. 

Coordinates: 5°33′S 120°11′E / 5.550°S 120.183°E / -5.550; 120.183