Cai Lậy District
|Cai Lay Town
Thị Xã Cai Lậy
|• Total||159 sq mi (411 km2)|
|Time zone||UTC + 7 (UTC+7)|
Cai Lậy is a rural district of Tien Giang province in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 320,220. The district covers an area of 411 km². The district capital lies at Cai Lậy.
The town lies on Highway 1A, which links Ho Chi Minh City with the Mekong delta, and is a near continuous ribbon of commercial development. The hinterland is largely agricultural, with many smallholdings specialising in growing a variety of fruits, including custard apples, [sweet mango] and pomelos in the fertile delta soils.
- "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 13, 2009.
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