Doun Penh District

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Daun Penh District
District
Royal Palace is located in Chey Chomneas
Royal Palace is located in Chey Chomneas
Coordinates: 13°55′9″N 100°38′45″E / 13.91917°N 100.64583°E / 13.91917; 100.64583Coordinates: 13°55′9″N 100°38′45″E / 13.91917°N 100.64583°E / 13.91917; 100.64583
Country  Cambodia
Province Phnom Penh
Area
 • Total 7.44 km2 (2.87 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 126,550
Time zone Cambodia (UTC+7)

Daun Penh District or Doun Penh District (Khmer: ខណ្ឌដូនពេញ, "Lady Penh") is a major district in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Many major businesses in Phnom Penh like Sorya Shopping Center and Mokod Pich Jewelry Enterprise are located here. The district has an area of 7.44 km². According to the 1998 census of Cambodia, it had a population of 131,913.[1]

The district is the commercial hub of Phnom Penh, marked by Phsar Thom Thmei with its unique art deco architecture and several major roads which emanate from and pass near the market. The district is subdivided into 11 Sangkats and 134 Kroms.

Postal Code of Daun Penh District (12200)

No. Sangkat Postal Code
1 Srah Chak 12201
2 Wat Phnom 12202
3 Phsah Chas 12203
4 Phsah Kandal I 12204
5 Phsah Kandal II 12205
6 Chey Chomneas 12206
7 Chaktomuk 12207
8 Phsah Thmey I 12208
9 Phsah Thmey II 12209
10 Phsah Thmey III 12210
11 Boeng Raing 12211

Places of Interest: Wat Phnom, FCC Phnom Penh, Raffles Hotel Le Royal.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "General Population Census of Cambodia 1998, Final Census Results" (PDF). National Institute of Statistics, Ministry of Planning, Cambodia. August 2002. Retrieved 2010-11-25.  See page 173.