Pagar Alam

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Pagar Alam
Official seal of Pagar Alam
Nickname(s): "Besemah"
Motto: Besemah Kota Perjuangan (Besemah City Struggle)
Lokasi Sumatera Selatan Kota Pagar Alam.svg
Pagar Alam is located in Sumatra
Pagar Alam
Pagar Alam
Location of the city in southern Sumatra
Pagar Alam is located in Indonesia
Pagar Alam
Pagar Alam
Location of the city in Indonesia
Coordinates: 4°1′0″S 103°15′0″E / 4.01667°S 103.25000°E / -4.01667; 103.25000Coordinates: 4°1′0″S 103°15′0″E / 4.01667°S 103.25000°E / -4.01667; 103.25000
Country Indonesia
Province South Sumatra
 • Total 633.66 km2 (244.66 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 146,973
 • Density 224.75/km2 (582.1/sq mi)
Time zone WIB (UTC+7)
Area code(s) 0730

Pagaralam is a city in South Sumatra, Indonesia. It has an area of 633.66 km²[1] and a population of 118,904 (2003).

Pagaralam is bounded by Bengkulu Province to the south, the district of Jarai to the north, the district of Kota Agung to the east and the district of Tanjung Sakti to the west.


Pagaralam administration will build integrated tourism area in a 26 hectares bamboo forest at Curup Jahe in North Pagaralam district. The location is nears Curup Mangkok waterfall.[2]

Atung Bungsu Airport[edit]

Atung Bungsu Airport is the only airport in Pagar Alam. It is opened on 28 February 2013.[3]


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