Purwakarta Regency

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Purwakarta Regency
Kabupaten Purwakarta
Other transcription(s)
 • Sundaneseᮊᮘᮥᮕᮒᮦᮔ᮪ ᮕᮥᮁᮝᮊᮁᮒ
Coat of arms of Purwakarta Regency
Motto: 
Wibawa Karta Raharja
Location within West Java
Location within West Java
Purwakarta Regency is located in Java
Purwakarta Regency
Purwakarta Regency
Location in Java and Indonesia
Purwakarta Regency is located in Indonesia
Purwakarta Regency
Purwakarta Regency
Purwakarta Regency (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
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceWest Java
Government
 • RegentAnne Ratna Mustika
 • Vice RegentAming
Area
 • Total971.72 km2 (375.18 sq mi)
Population
 (mid 2021 estimate)
 • Total1,011,466
 [1]
Time zoneUTC+07:00 (WIB)
Area code0264
HDIIncrease 0.678 (Medium)
Websitepurwakartakab.go.id

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

The area of the Regency is 971.72 km2, and it had a population of 852,521 in the 2010 Census[2] and 997,869 in the 2020 Census,[3] while the official estimate as at mid 2021 was 1,011,466[4] for a density of 1,040.9 people per km2.[5]

Administrative districts[edit]

The Purwakarta Regency is divided into seventeen districts (kecamatan), listed below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census[6] and 2020 Census,[7] together with the official estimates as at mid 2021.[8] The table also gives the locations of the district administrative centres, the number of villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each distrioct, and its post code.

District
(kecamatan)
Area
in
sq. km
Population
2010
Census
Population
2020
Census
Population
mid 2021
Estimate
Administrative
centre
No. of
villages
Post
code
Jatiluhur 60.11 61,931 73,953 75,100 Jatiluhur 10 41152 - 41161
Sukasari 92.01 14,455 17,258 17,530 Kertamanah 5 41116
Maniis 71.64 31,205 36,052 36,490 Citamiang 8 41166
Tegalwaru 73.23 44,160 53,184 54,050 Sukahaji 13 41165
Plered 31.48 71,099 83,425 84,570 Plered 16 41162
Sukatani 95.43 63,730 76,907 78,180 Sukatani 14 41167
Darangdan 67.39 59,705 70,894 71,950 Darangdan 15 41163
Bojong 68.69 44,757 52,998 53,780 Sukamanah 14 41164
Wanayasa 56.55 38,921 43,303 43,670 Wanayasa 15 41174
Kiarapedes 52.16 23,594 28,387 28,850 Kiarapedes 10 41175
Pasawahan 36.96 40,518 49,458 50,330 Sawah Kulon 12 41171 & 41172
Pondoksalam 44.08 26,329 30,734 31,140 Salam Mulia 11 41115
Purwakarta
(town)
24.83 165,447 179,233 180,300 Nagri Kaler 10 41111 - 41119
Babakancikao 42.40 47,476 59,909 61,160 Kadumekar 9 41151
Campaka 43.60 40,907 50,342 51,270 Campaka 10 41180
Cibatu 56.50 26,989 31,267 31,660 Cibatu 10 41182
Bungursari 54.66 51,298 60,565 61,440 Bungursari 10 41181
Totals 971.72 852,521 997,869 1,011,466 Purwakarta 192

The 192 villages comprise 183 classed as rural desa and 9 classed as urban kelurahan - the latter are 9 of the 10 villages in Purwakarta (town) District.

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 tolerance in this area. It is the only one award from 10 awards across Indonesia, although West Java Province is categorized by Setara Institute as the best of tolerance in Indonesia. West Java Province itself has got nothing.[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2022.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  3. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  4. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2022.
  5. ^ Profil Daerah Jawa Barat Archived 2013-12-30 at the Wayback Machine
  6. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  7. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  8. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2022.
  9. ^ Gita Pratiwi (February 26, 2017). "Pelayanan ke Semua Agama Baik, Purwakarta Diganjar Harmoni Award".

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