Cầu Giấy district

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Cầu Giấy (lit. Paper Bridge) is an urban district of Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam.[3] The district currently has eight wards, covering a total area of 12.32 km2 (4.76 sq mi).[1] It is bordered by Ba Đình district, Đống Đa district, Nam Từ Liêm district, Thanh Xuân district, Tây Hồ district, Bắc Từ Liêm district. As of 2019,[2] there were 292,536 people residing in the district, the population density is 24,000 inhabitants per square kilometer.

Cầu Giấy district
Quận Cầu Giấy
High rises in Trung Hoà and Yên Hoà wards
High rises in Trung Hoà and Yên Hoà wards
CountryVietnam
ProvinceHanoi
SeatQuan Hoa ward
Subdivision8 wards[1]
Area
 • Total12.32 km2 (4.76 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)[2]
 • Total292,536
 • Density24,000/km2 (61,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+7 (ICT)
Area code(s)24
ClimateCwa
The historic Paper Bridge

The district is named after the historic bridge where the famous 19th-century Battle of Cầu Giấy (Paper Bridge) was fought.

Many new urban developments are located in Cầu Giấy. Among them, Trung Hoà - Nhân Chính is emerging as the new city's commercial center. It lies partly in the southern part of the district (Trung Hoà ward). The massive Keangnam Hanoi Landmark Tower, the tallest building in Hanoi and second tallest building in Vietnam, is also located in this area.

Administrative divisionsEdit

The district is divided into eight wards (phường):

  1. Dịch Vọng
  2. Dịch Vọng Hậu
  3. Mai Dịch
  4. Nghĩa Đô
  5. Nghĩa Tân
  6. Quan Hoa
  7. Trung Hòa
  8. Yên Hòa

Major streetsEdit

EducationEdit

Korean International School in Hanoi, a Korean international school, is in the district.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Niên giám thống kê năm 2018". Archived from the original on 2021-06-03. Retrieved 2021-02-21.
  2. ^ a b General Statistics Office of Vietnam (2019). "Completed Results of the 2019 Viet Nam Population and Housing Census" (PDF). Statistical Publishing House (Vietnam). ISBN 978-604-75-1532-5.
  3. ^ "Hà Nội có thêm năm quận mới vào năm 2025". VnExpress. 2019-10-30.
  4. ^ "Các đường phố Hà Nội theo vần C (The streets of Hanoi alphabetically C)" (in Vietnamese). Báo điện tử Đảng Cộng sản Việt Nam (Communist Party of Vietnam). 25 February 2010. Archived from the original on 29 September 2013. Retrieved 29 September 2013.
  5. ^ "Đường: Đường Cầu Giấy, Quận Cầu Giấy, Hà Nội (Street: Cầu Giấy Street, Cầu Giấy District. Hanoi)" (in Vietnamese). Diachiso.vn (geographic information). Archived from the original on 26 June 2012.
  6. ^ a b c "Các đường phố Hà Nội theo vần T (tiếp theo) (The streets of Hanoi alphabetically T (continued))" (in Vietnamese). Báo điện tử Đảng Cộng sản Việt Nam (Communist Party of Vietnam). 17 March 2010. Archived from the original on 28 September 2013.
  7. ^ "Các đường phố Hà Nội theo vần T (tiếp theo) (The streets of Hanoi alphabetically T (continued))" (in Vietnamese). Báo điện tử Đảng Cộng sản Việt Nam (Communist Party of Vietnam). 18 March 2010. Archived from the original on 2013-09-28.
  8. ^ "Đường: Đường Xuân Thủy, Quận Cầu Giấy, Hà Nội (Street: Xuân Thủy Street, Cầu Giấy District. Hanoi)" (in Vietnamese). Diachiso.vn (geographic information). Archived from the original on 17 September 2012.