Pendang District

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Pendang District
District of Malaysia
Country  Malaysia
State  Kedah
Seat Pendang
 • District officer Tuan Haji Abdul Rahman Bin Haji Ahmad
 • Total 629.29 km2 (242.97 sq mi)

The Pendang District is a district in Kedah, Malaysia. The district is primarily covered with paddy fields with agriculture being its main economic activity.[1]


Pendang District spans over an area of 629 km2 with a population of 112,000 people.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Pendang District is divided into 8 mukims, which are:

  • Air Puteh
  • Bukit Raya
  • Guar Kepayang
  • Padang Kerbau
  • Padang Peliang
  • Padang Pusing
  • Rambai
  • Tobiar

Tourist attractions[edit]

There is a famous Pendang Lake Recreational & Resort near the Pendang town centre. Other major attractions include Masjid Pendang, Stadium Mini Pendang and night market.


The main road is Jalan Raja Hasrul Raja Hassan, said to be the longest municipal named road in Kedah state - up to 85 kilometers.


External links[edit]

Coordinates: 6°00′N 100°28′E / 6.000°N 100.467°E / 6.000; 100.467