Trà Vinh

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Trà Vinh
Provincial city
Trà Vinh is located in Vietnam
Trà Vinh
Trà Vinh
Coordinates: 9°56′N 106°21′E / 9.933°N 106.350°E / 9.933; 106.350
Country  Vietnam
Region Mekong Delta
Province Trà Vinh
 • Total 68.035 km2 (26.268 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 131,360
Time zone UTC + 7 (UTC+7)

Trà Vinh (About this sound listen) is a provincial city in Vietnam. It is the capital of the Trà Vinh Province.


It is located in the Mekong Delta region, which is in the Southern part of Vietnam. The city has many famous Khmer pagodas, due to the large number of Khmer Krom, Cambodian people there. Under the Republic of Vietnam, it was the provincial capital of a province with a population of 51,535. The name of the city in Khmer is Preah Trapeang (ព្រះត្រពាំង).

Government Resolution No. 11/NQ-CP 04/03/2010 established the city of Trà Vinh with an area of 6803.5 hectares and a population of 131,360 inhabitants and 10 administrative units.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The area directly under the town consists of:


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Coordinates: 9°56′N 106°21′E / 9.933°N 106.350°E / 9.933; 106.350