Pidie Jaya Regency

Pidie Jaya Regency is a regency (Indonesian: kabupaten) in the Aceh Special region of Indonesia. It is located on the island of Sumatra. The regency was created out of part of Pidie Regency in 2007. The seat of the regency government is at Meureudu. The regency covers an area of 952.11 square kilometres and had a population of 132,956 people at the 2010 Census[2] and 158,397 at the 2020 Census.[3]

Pidie Jaya Regency
Kabupaten Pidie Jaya
Lambang Kabupaten Pidie Jaya
Location within Aceh
Location within Aceh
Pidie Jaya Regency is located in Aceh
Pidie Jaya Regency
Pidie Jaya Regency
Location in Aceh, Northern Sumatra, Sumatra and Indonesia
Pidie Jaya Regency is located in Northern Sumatra
Pidie Jaya Regency
Pidie Jaya Regency
Pidie Jaya Regency (Northern Sumatra)
Pidie Jaya Regency is located in Sumatra
Pidie Jaya Regency
Pidie Jaya Regency
Pidie Jaya Regency (Sumatra)
Pidie Jaya Regency is located in Indonesia
Pidie Jaya Regency
Pidie Jaya Regency
Pidie Jaya Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 5°07′N 96°12′E / 5.117°N 96.200°E / 5.117; 96.200
CountryIndonesia
RegionSumatra
ProvinceAceh
Established2007
Regency seatMeureudu
Government
 • RegentTeungkub Aiyub Ben Abbas
 • Vice RegentSaid Mulyadi
Area
 • Total952.11 km2 (367.61 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 Census)[1]
 • Total158,397
 • Density170/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+7 (IWST)
Area code(+62) 653
Websitepidiejayakab.go.id

Administrative divisionsEdit

The regency is divided administratively into eight districts (kecamatan), listed below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census[4] and the 2020 Census.[5] The table also includes the number of administrative villages (desa and kelurahan) in each district, and its post code.

Name Area
in km2[6]
Pop'n
Census
2010[7]
Pop'n
Census
2020[8]
No.
of
vill.
Post
code
Meureudu 124.79 18,387 22,226 30 24186
Meurah Dua 287.07 10,090 12,507 19 24186
Bandar Dua 174.32 23,656 28,060 45 24188
Jangka Buya 9.35 8,714 10,174 18 24186
Ulim 41.75 13,338 16,242 30 24187
Trienggadeng 79.37 19,901 23,509 27 24185
Panteraja 15.00 7,533 8,968 10 24185
Bandar Baru 220.47 31,337 36,711 43 24184
Totals 952.11 132,956 158,397 222
District (kecamatan) Capital Land area (Km2) Sea area 4 Mil (Km2) Total area (Km2) Percentage (%) District divisions Villages
Bandar Dua Ulee Glee 176.26 - 176.26 14.99 5 45
Bandar Baru Leung Putu 223.64 57.60 281.24 24.19 8 43
Jangka Buya Jangka Buya 7.88 21.76 29.64 2.55 2 18
Meurah Dua Meurah Dua 276.20 16.00 292.20 25.13 3 19
Meureudu Meureudu 139.14 17.60 156.74 13.48 7 30
Panteraja Panteraja 13.80 26.24 40.04 3.44 2 10
Trienggadeng Trienggadeng 76.19 51.81 128.00 11.01 5 27
Ulim Ulim 40.89 19.84 60.73 5.22 5 30

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  3. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  4. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  5. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  6. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  7. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  8. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 5°07′N 96°12′E / 5.117°N 96.200°E / 5.117; 96.200