Purwakarta Regency

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Purwakarta Regency
Kabupaten Purwakarta
Other transcription(s)
 • Sundanese ᮊᮘᮥᮕᮒᮦᮔ᮪ ᮕᮥᮁᮝᮊᮁᮒ
Motto: Wibawa Karta Raharja
Location within West Java
Location within West Java
Purwakarta Regency is located in Java
Purwakarta Regency
Purwakarta Regency
Purwakarta Regency is located in Indonesia
Purwakarta Regency
Purwakarta Regency
Location in Java and Indonesia
Coordinates: 6°33′22″S 107°26′32″E / 6.5560°S 107.4421°E / -6.5560; 107.4421Coordinates: 6°33′22″S 107°26′32″E / 6.5560°S 107.4421°E / -6.5560; 107.4421
Country Indonesia
Province West Java
Government
 • Regent H Dedi Mulyadi, SH
Area
 • Total 971.72 km2 (375.18 sq mi)
Population (2007)
 • Total 798,272
Time zone WIB (UTC+07:00)
Area code(s) 0264
HDI Increase 0.678 (Medium)
Website www.purwakartakab.go.id

Purwakarta Regency is a regency (kabupaten) of West Java, Indonesia. Purwakarta is its capital.

Its area is 969.82 km2 with 760,220 people in 2005, for a density of 783.88 people per km2.[1]

Toll Road Access[edit]

KM Toll Road Destination
76 Cipularang Toll Road Sadang, Purwakarta, Subang
84 Jatiluhur, Purwakarta, Ciganea

Harmoni Award 2016[edit]

Religion Ministry has awarded Harmoni Award 2016 to Purwakarta Regency due to religion tolerancy in this area. It is the only one award from 10 awards across Indonesia, although West Java Province is categorized by Setara Institute is the best of tolerancy in Indonesia. West Java Province itself has got nothing.[2]

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