Muara Enim Regency
|Muara Enim Regency
(Kabupaten Muara Enim)
Location of Muara Enim Regency (in red) in South Sumatra, before the separation off of Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency
|• Total||8,587.94 km2 (3,315.82 sq mi)|
|• Density||90/km2 (230/sq mi)|
|Time zone||WIB (UTC+7)|
Muara Enim Regency is a regency of South Sumatra Province, Indonesia. The capital is the town of Muara Enim. The city of Prabumulih is an enclave within the regency but is administratively separate. The regency until 2012 covered an area of 8,587.94 km² and had a population of 717,717 at the 2010 Census; the latest official estimate of this area (as at January 2014) is 769,211; however in December 2012 part of the Muara Enim Regency was split off to form the new Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency.
Bumi Serasan Sekundang is located in the heart of South Sumatra Province. The boundaries are:
|North||Musi Banyuasin Regency, Banyuasin Regency, Palembang City|
|South||South Ogan Komering Ulu Regency, Kaur Regency (Bengkulu Province)|
|West||Musi Rawas Regency, Lahat Regency, Pagar Alam City|
|East||Ogan Komering Ulu Regency, Ogan Ilir Regency, Prabumulih City|
Muara Enim Regency was divided as at 2010 into twenty-two districts (kecamatan):
- Semendo Darat Laut
- Semendo Darat Ulu
- Semendo Darat Tengah
- Tanjung Agung
- Lawang Kidul
- Muara Enim
- Ujan Mas
- Gunung Megang
- Rambang Dangku
- Talang Ubi #
- Penukal #
- Tanah Abang #
- Penukal Utara #
- Abab #
- Sungai Rotan
- Muara Belida
Five of these districts (indicated by # above) were separated out in 2013 to form the new Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency.
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