Cái Răng District

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Cái Răng District
Quận Cái Răng
Urban district
Country  Vietnam
Province Cần Thơ
Area
 • Total 24 sq mi (63 km2)
Population (2007)
 • Total 82,152
 • Density 3,400/sq mi (1,313/km2)
Time zone UTC + 7 (UTC+7)

Cái Răng is an urban district of Cần Thơ in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 77,292.[1] This increased to 82,152 in 2007. The district covers an area of 63 km².[1] Cái Răng District was established by Decree No. 05/2004/ND-CP on January 2, 2004. The district borders Vĩnh Long to the east, and also Tay Phong Điền District, Hậu Giang Province, and Bac Ninh Kieu District.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Cái Răng District is divided into wards (Phường):

  • Lê Bình: 246,37 ha, 13,968 people
  • Thường Thạnh: 1.035,81 ha, 10,431 people
  • Phú Thứ: 2.013,29 ha, 12,781 people
  • Tân Phú: 806,66 ha, 6,386 people
  • Ba Láng: 531,52 ha, 6,339 people
  • Hưng Phú
  • Hưng Thạnh

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 13, 2009. 

Coordinates: 9°59′57″N 105°46′56″E / 9.99917°N 105.78222°E / 9.99917; 105.78222