Lubuklinggau, is a city in South Sumatra, Indonesia. It has an area of 419.80 km² and had a population of 201,308 at the 2010 Census[2] the latest official estimate (as at January 2014) was 216,064. The city was formerly part of the Musi Rawas Regency from which it was separated in 2001.

City of Lubuklinggau
Museum of the Lubuk Linggau army detachment
Museum of the Lubuk Linggau army detachment
Official seal of Lubuklinggau
Sebiduk Semare
Location within South Sumatra
Location within South Sumatra
Lubuklinggau is located in Southern Sumatra
Location in Southern Sumatra, Sumatra and Indonesia
Lubuklinggau is located in Sumatra
Lubuklinggau (Sumatra)
Lubuklinggau is located in Indonesia
Lubuklinggau (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 3°17′48″S 102°51′42″E / 3.29667°S 102.86167°E / -3.29667; 102.86167
Country Indonesia
Province South Sumatra
Founded21 June 2001
 • MayorPrana Putra Sohe
 • Vice MayorSulaiman Kohar
 • Total419.80 km2 (162.09 sq mi)
 • Land360.74 km2 (139.28 sq mi)
 • Water40.76 km2 (15.74 sq mi)
 • Total216,064
 • Density510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
 • Density rank79
Time zoneUTC+7 (Indonesia Western Time)
Area code(+62) 733


The city borders the Rejang Lebong Regency in Bengkulu to the south and west. It also borders the Musi Rawas Regency to the north and east.

Administrative DistrictsEdit

The city is divided into eight districts (kecamatan), listed beow with their 2010 Census populations:[3]

  • Lubuk Linggau Barat I (30,377)
  • Lubuk Linggau Barat II (21,340)
  • Lubuk Linggau Selatan I (13,905)
  • Lubuk Linggau Selatan II (26,447)
  • Lubuk Linggau Timur I (30,685)
  • Lubuk Linggau Timur II (30,935)
  • Lubuk Linggau Utara I (15,313)
  • Lubuk Linggau Utara II (32,306)


The Trans-Sumatran Highway at Lubuklinggau
NAM Air Boeing 737-500 at Silampari Airport

Lubuklinggau is situated on the highway between Palembang and Bengkulu. There are many forms of public transportation in Lubuklinggau, such as becak and angkot. Lubuklinggau is served by Silampari Airport, which is located around 5 km from town. The airport served several flights to Palembang and Jakarta. Railroad tracks connect Lubuklinggau with Palembang to the east. There are two daily train trips from the Lubuklinggau Station to Kertapati Station in Palembang and vice versa.


  1. ^ "Hasil Populasi Sensus 2010". BPS. Archived from the original on 2011-09-27. Retrieved 2010-12-26.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  3. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.

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Coordinates: 3°17′48″S 102°51′42″E / 3.29667°S 102.86167°E / -3.29667; 102.86167