Sintang Regency

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Sintang Regency
(Kabupaten Sintang)
Country Indonesia
Province West Kalimantan
Capital Sintang
 • Regent dr H. Jarot Winarno, M.Med.PH
 • Total 21,638.20 km2 (8,354.56 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 377,243
 • Density 17/km2 (45/sq mi)
Time zone WIB (UTC+7)

Sintang Regency (Chinese: 新当) is a regency of West Kalimantan province of Indonesia. It covers an area of 21,638.2 km2, and had a population of 364,759 at the 2010 Census;[1] the latest official estimate (for January 2014) is 377,243. The principal town lies at Sintang.

Administrative Districts[edit]

Sintang Regency consists of fourteen districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their populations at the 2010 Census:[2]

Baning Tourist Nature Park[edit]

The park is tropical nature forest located in city center, the only one in Indonesia which declared in 1999.[3]


  1. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  3. ^ "Berwisata di Hutan Tengah Kota". January 17, 2012. 

Coordinates: 0°04′05″N 111°29′53″E / 0.06806°N 111.49806°E / 0.06806; 111.49806