Majalengka Regency

Majalengka Regency is the landlocked regencies (kabupaten) in West Java, Indonesia. It covers an area of 1,204.24 sq. km, and had a population of 1,166,473 at the 2010 Census and 1,305,476 at the 2020 Census.[2] The administrative capital is the town of Majalengka.

Majalengka Regency
Kabupaten Majalengka
Other transcription(s)
 • Sundaneseᮊᮘᮥᮕᮒᮦᮔ᮪ ᮙᮏᮜᮦᮀᮊ
Panyaweuyan Rice field in Argapura
Panyaweuyan Rice field in Argapura
Coat of arms of Majalengka Regency
Motto(s): 
Sindang Kasih Sugih Mukti
Location within West Java
Location within West Java
Majalengka Regency is located in Java
Majalengka Regency
Majalengka Regency
Location in Java and Indonesia
Majalengka Regency is located in Indonesia
Majalengka Regency
Majalengka Regency
Majalengka Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 6°50′07″S 108°13′39″E / 6.8352°S 108.2276°E / -6.8352; 108.2276Coordinates: 6°50′07″S 108°13′39″E / 6.8352°S 108.2276°E / -6.8352; 108.2276
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceWest Java
Government
 • RegentKarna Sobahi
 • Vice RegentTarsono D. Mardiana
Area
 • Total1,204.24 km2 (464.96 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 Census)
 • Total1,305,476
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
 [1]
Time zoneUTC+7 (WIB)
Area code(s)+62 233
Websitemajalengkakab.go.id

Administrative districtsEdit

The Majalengka Regency consists of twenty-six districts (kecamatan), subdivided into 13 urban villages (kelurahan) and 318 rural villages (desa). These districts are as follows, listed below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census[3] and the 2020 Census.[4] The table also includes the location of the district administrative centres.

The incumbent regency officer (Bupati) of this regency is Hj. Tutty Hayati Anwar SH. MSi.

TransportationEdit

Toll Road AccessEdit

KM Toll Road Destination
156 Padaleunyi Toll Road Cileunyi, Cirebon, Tasikmalaya, Majalengka
158 Cikopo-Palimanan Toll Road Kertajati, Majalengka, Sumedang

Kertajati International AirportEdit

The new airport to serve Bandung as well as West Java. The construction was started in 2015, and inaugurated in 2018 after completion of first phase.[5]

TourismEdit

Mount PantenEdit

In March 2012, 2 foreign national champion paragliders have surveyed Mount Panten. Landing area, wind velocity and mainly take off area are suitable for paragliding world championship. The take off area is very vast, possible to make take off for several paragliders in the same time and cannot be found in other countries.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  2. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  3. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  4. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  5. ^ Kertajati International Airport
  6. ^ "Atlet Paralayang Dunia, Matiaz Feraric Kunjungi Gunung Panten Majalengka". March 13, 2012.

External linksEdit