Lubuklinggau

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Lubuklinggau
City
Other transcription(s)
 • Jawi لوبوکليڠڬاو
Museum of the Lubuk Linggau army detachment
Museum of the Lubuk Linggau army detachment
Official seal of Lubuklinggau
Seal
Motto: Sebiduk Semare
Lokasi Sumatera Selatan Kota Lubuklinggau.svg
Country  Indonesia
Province South Sumatra
Founded 21 June 2001
Government
 • Mayor H. Prana Putra Sohe
 • Deputy Mayor H. Sulaiman Kohar
Area
 • Total 419.80 km2 (162.09 sq mi)
 • Land 360,74 km2 (13,928 sq mi)
 • Water 40,76 km2 (1,574 sq mi)
Population (2010 Census)[1]
 • Total 216,064
 • Density 510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
 • Density rank 79
Time zone WIB (UTC+7)
Area code(s) 0733
Website www.lubuklinggaukota.go.id

Lubuklinggau (Jawi: لوبوکليڠڬاو‎), is a city in South Sumatra, Indonesia. It has an area of 419.80 km² and had a population of 201,217 at the 2010 Census;[2] the latest official estimate (as at January 2014) was 216,064. The city was formerly part of the Musi Rawas Regency from which it was separated in 2001.

Geography[edit]

The city borders the Rejang Lebong Regency in Bengkulu to the south and west. It also borders the Musi Rawas Regency to the north and east.

Transportation[edit]

Lubuklinggau is situated on the highway between Palembang and Bengkulu. There are many forms of public transportation in Lubuklinggau, such as becak and angkot. Lubuklinggau is served by Silampari Airport, which is located around 5 km from town. The airport served several flights to Palembang and Jakarta. Railroad tracks connect Lubuklinggau with Palembang to the east. There are two daily train trips from the Lubuklinggau Station to Kertapati Station in Palembang and vice versa.

NAM Air Boeing 737-500 at Silampari Airport

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hasil Populasi Sensus 2010". BPS. Retrieved 2010-12-26. 
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 3°17′48″S 102°51′42″E / 3.29667°S 102.86167°E / -3.29667; 102.86167