Cianjur Regency

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Cianjur Regency

Kabupaten Cianjur
Other transcription(s)
 • Sundaneseᮊᮘᮥᮕᮒᮨᮔ᮪ ᮎᮤᮃᮔ᮪ᮏᮥᮁ
Official seal of Cianjur Regency
Seal
Motto(s): 
Cianjur Jago
Location within West Java
Location within West Java
Cianjur Regency is located in Java
Cianjur Regency
Cianjur Regency
Location in Java and Indonesia
Cianjur Regency is located in Indonesia
Cianjur Regency
Cianjur Regency
Cianjur Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 6°49′16″S 107°08′24″E / 6.8212°S 107.1400°E / -6.8212; 107.1400Coordinates: 6°49′16″S 107°08′24″E / 6.8212°S 107.1400°E / -6.8212; 107.1400
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceWest Java
Government
 • RegentIrvan Rivano Muchtar
 • Vice RegentHerman Suherman
Area
 • Total3,840.16 km2 (1,482.69 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total2,335,024
Time zoneUTC+7 (IWST)
Area code(+62) 263
Websitecianjurkab.go.id

Cianjur Regency is a regency (kabupaten) of West Java, Indonesia. The area of the regency is 3,840.16 km2 and its population at the 2010 Census was 2,171,281;[1] the latest official estimate (as at January 2014) is 2,335,024. The town of Cianjur is its capital. Northern parts of the regency form a valley (above the 'neck'), and are far more densely populated than southern regions. As such, a portion of the northern valley was briefly included in a definition of Greater Jakarta called Jabodetabekjur (jur for Cianjur).

Administrative divisions[edit]

Cianjur Regency is divided into 32 districts (kecamatan), listed below with their populations at the 2010 Census.[2]

District Population
2010 Census
Agrabinta 36,758
Leles 31,931
Sindangbarang 51,777
Cidaun 64,181
Naringgul 44,665
Cibinong 57,842
Cikadu 34,654
Tanggeung 44,288
Pasirkuda 34,513
Kadupandak 48,768
Cuati 32,737
Takokak 50,883
Sukanagara 48,727
Pagelaran 68,121
Campaka 63,847
Campaka Mulya 23,756

District Population
2010 Census
Cibeber 115,907
Warungkondang 64,880
Gekbrong 51,026
Cilaku 96,823
Sukaluyu 70,082
Bojongpicung 70,959
Haurwangi 53,641
Ciranjang 74,439
Mande 69,148
Karangtengah 134,318
Cianjur (district) 158,125
Cugenang 99,539
Pacet 96,664
Cipanas 103,911
Sukaresmi 80,009
Cikalongkulon 94,262

Tourism[edit]

Mount Padang[edit]

A terracing structure, although local people mention it as a pyramid, lies on Mount Padang, 31 kilometer from Cianjur through Warung Kondang. It is the biggest Megalithic Site in Southeast Asia.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  3. ^ "Megahnya Situs Megalith Gunung Padang Cianjur". Archived from the original on January 3, 2012. Retrieved February 9, 2012. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)