Hương Trà

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Hương Trà
Thị xã Hương Trà
Hương Trà Town
Bồ River flowing through Hương Trà town
Bồ River flowing through Hương Trà town
Country Vietnam
RegionNorth Central Coast
ProvinceThua Thien-Huế
CapitalTứ Hạ
Area
 • Total151.48 sq mi (392.32 km2)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total72,677
Time zoneUTC+7 (UTC + 7)

Hương Trà is a district-level town (thị xã) of Thua Thien-Huế Province in the North Central Coast region of Vietnam. As of 2020 the town had a population of 72,677.[1] The town covers an area of 392.32 km². The district capital lies at Tứ Hạ.

Hương Trà town is bordered by the city of Huế to the east, Phong Điền District to the west, Hương Thủy town and A Lưới District to the south and Quảng Điền District to the north. The area has both mountainous terrain and plains.

The town consists of the 5 phường (ward): Tứ Hạ, Hương Văn, Hương Xuân, Hương Vân, Hương Chữ and 4 xã (commune): Hương Toàn, Bình Thành, Bình Tiến, Hương Bình. Tứ Hạ is located on National Road 1A, the nation's main north-south artery, 16 km north of Huế.

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Coordinates: 16°28′3″N 107°31′5″E / 16.46750°N 107.51806°E / 16.46750; 107.51806