Gorontalo Regency

Gorontalo is a regency of Gorontalo Province, Indonesia, on the island of Sulawesi. It was established in 1959 under Law Number (Undang-Undang Nomor) 29/1959, but has subsequently been reduced in area as additional regencies have been cut out of it. Its regency seat is Limboto. It has an area of 1,750.83 km2 and population of 355,988 at the 2010 Census.

Gorontalo Regency

Kabupaten Gorontalo
Coat of arms of Gorontalo Regency
Coat of arms
Lokasi Gorontalo Kabupaten Gorontalo.svg
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceGorontalo
CapitalLimboto
Area
 • Total676.00 sq mi (1,750.83 km2)
Population
 (2010 Census)
 • Total355,988
 • Density530/sq mi (200/km2)

AdministrationEdit

As at 2010, Gorontalo Regency was divided into seventeen districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their 2010 Census population.[1]

Name Area in
km2
Population
Census 2010
Asparaga 438.48 12,308
Tolangohula 173.49 21,339
Mootilango 213.97 17,603
Boliyohuto 175.90 24,257
Pulubala 237.58 22,290
Tibawa 149.75 37,707
Bongomeme 191.11 33,253
Biluhu 79.05 7,601
Batudaa Pantai 64.75 10,884
Batudaa 33.38 12,914
Tabongo 55.79 16,214
Limboto Barat
(West Limboto)
76.25 23,477
Limboto 105.96 45,625
Telaga 28.33 20,703
Telaga Biru 102.92 26,532
Talaga Jaya 44.19 10,416
Tilango 4.71 12,865

Siunce 2010, two additional districts have been created - Bilato and Dungaliyo.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 0°38′N 122°58′E / 0.633°N 122.967°E / 0.633; 122.967