Tân Yên District

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Tan Yen District
Huyện Tân Yên
Rural district
Country  Vietnam
Province Bắc Giang
Capital Cao Thượng
Area
 • Total 78.6 sq mi (203.7 km2)
Population (2003)
 • Total 161,835
Time zone UTC + 7 (UTC+7)

Tân Yên is a rural district of Bắc Giang Province in the northeast region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 161,835.[1] The district covers an area of 204 km². The district capital lies at Cao Thượng.[1]

Administrative divisions[edit]

The district is divided administratively into two townships Cao Thượng (the capital) and Nhã Nam and into communes:

  1. Quế Nham
  2. Việt Lập
  3. Liên Chung
  4. Cao Xá
  5. Ngọc Lý
  6. Ngọc Thiện
  7. Ngọc Châu
  8. Ngọc Vân
  9. Hợp Đức
  10. Phúc Hòa
  11. Tân Trung
  12. An Dương
  13. Lan Giới
  14. Nhã Nam
  15. Đại Hóa
  16. Quang Tiến
  17. Phúc Sơn
  18. Lam Cốt
  19. Việt Ngọc
  20. Song Vân
  21. Liên Sơn

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 13, 2009. 

Coordinates: 21°22′59″N 106°07′59″E / 21.383°N 106.133°E / 21.383; 106.133