Mukim Seria

Mukim Seria is a mukim in Belait District, Brunei. It has an area of 169 square kilometres (65 sq mi)[citation needed] with a population of 21,214 in 2016.[1] The mukim encompasses Seria, one of the only two towns in the district. It is home to the oil and gas industry of the country.

Mukim Seria
CountryBrunei
DistrictBelait
Area
 • Total169 km2 (65 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total21,214
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (BNT)
Postcode
KBxx33
Aerial Seria (2).jpg

GeographyEdit

The mukim is located in the north-west of the Belait District, bordering the South China Sea to the north, Mukim Liang to the east, Mukim Labi to the south-east, Mukim Kuala Balai to the south and Mukim Kuala Belait to the west.

DemographicsEdit

As of 2016 census,[1] the population of Mukim Seria comprised 10,678 males and 10,536 females. The mukim had 4,471 households occupying 4,297 dwellings. Among the population, 18,936 lived in urban areas, while the remainder of 2,278 lived in rural areas.

SettlementsEdit

As of 2016, Mukim Seria comprised the following populated settlements:[1]

InfrastructuresEdit

Public housingEdit

There are three public housing areas within the mukim, namely Kampong Lorong Tiga Selatan and Rancangan Perumahan Negara Lorong Tengah near Seria, and Rancangan Perumahan Negara Panaga in Panaga.

Other locationsEdit

The following places are located within the mukim:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Population and Housing Census Update Final Report 2016" (PDF). www.deps.gov.bn. Statistics Department. December 2018. Retrieved 27 June 2021.

Coordinates: 4°36′N 114°20′E / 4.600°N 114.333°E / 4.600; 114.333