Muar District

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Muar District
دايره موار
麻坡县
Flag of Muar Districtدايره موار麻坡县
Flag
Official seal of Muar Districtدايره موار麻坡县
Seal
Motto: "Cekap Amanah Dinamik Makmur"  (Malay)
"Efficient Trustworthy Dynamic Prosperous"
Location of Muar Districtدايره موار麻坡县
Muar Districtدايره موار麻坡县 is located in Malaysia
Muar Districtدايره موار麻坡县
Muar District
دايره موار
麻坡县
Coordinates: 2°3′00″N 102°34′00″E / 2.05000°N 102.56667°E / 2.05000; 102.56667
Country Malaysia
State Johor
Government
 • District Officer Tuan Haji Mislan Karmani
Area
 • Total 1,376 km2 (531 sq mi)
Elevation 36.88 m (121 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 247,957
 • Density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
 • Demonym Muarian
Time zone MST (UTC+8)
 • Summer (DST) Not observed (UTC)
Postal code 84xxx
National calling code 06
License plate prefix Jxx
Website www.mpmuar.gov.my
www.johordt.gov.my/pdmuar

Muar District is a district in the state of Johor, Malaysia. Muar district (North and South) is roughly two and a half times the size of Singapore. Muar is located at the mouth of the Muar River, on the coast of the Straits of Malacca. The Muar District covers 1,376 km2, with a population of 247,957 (2010).[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Taburan Penduduk dan Ciri-ciri Asas Demografi, Malaysia, 2010" (PDF). Jabatan Perangkaan Malaysia. p. 27. Retrieved 17 July 2012.