Serdang Bedagai Regency

Serdang Bedagai Regency is a regency in the Eastern shores of North Sumatra facing Malaysia, with 95 km of coastline and covering an area of 1,900.22 square kilometres, divided into 17 districts (kecamatan), in turn subdivided into 243 villages (237 rural desa and 6 urban kelurahan).[2] Its seat is Sei Rampah. The regency surrounds the independent city of Tebing Tinggi, and also contains a district (kecamatan) by the same name. The name “Serdang Bedagai” was derived from the two Sultanates which formerly existed in the Region; they were Serdang Sultanate and Padang Bedagai Sultanate. The population was 592,922 at the 2010 Census, while the latest estimate (for 2017) is 642,834.[3]

Serdang Bedagai Regency
سردڠ بيداڬاي

(Kabupaten Serdang Bedagai)
Seal, or Lambang, of Serdang Bedagai Regency
Seal
Lokasi Sumatra Utara Kabupaten Serdang Bedagai.svg
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceNorth Sumatra
Regency seatSei Rampah
Government
 • RegentSoekirman
 • Vice RegentDarma Wijaya
 • Chairman of Council of RepresentativesRiski Ramadhan Hasibuan (Gerindra) (Acting)
 • Vice Chairman of Council of RepresentativesSiswanto (Nasdem) (Acting)
Area
 • Total1,900.22 km2 (733.68 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)[1]
 • Total642,834
 • Density340/km2 (880/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+7 (WIB)
Websitewww.serdangbedagaikab.go.id

LocationEdit

To the north is the Malacca Straits, to the west is Deli Serdang Regency (surrounding Medan), to the south and southeast is Simalungun Regency, and to the east are the Buaya River and Ular River bordering Batubara Regency, which was formed in 2006 from part of the Asahan Regency.

AdministrationEdit

The Serdang Bedagai Regency is divided administratively into seventeen districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their areas, their 2010 Census populations[4] and the estimated populations in 2015.[5] The table also includes the numbers of administrative villages in each district and its post code.

Name Area in
km2
Population
Census
2010[6]
Population
Estimate
2015[7]
Number
of
villages
Post
code
Kotarih 78.02 7,975 8,133 11 20982
Silinda 56.74 8,332 8,472 9 20983
Bitang Bayu 95.59 10,581 10,768 19 20984
Dolok Masihul 237.42 48,241 49,284 28 20991
Serbajabi 50.69 19,560 19,898 10 20995
Sipispis 145.25 31,617 32,182 20 20992
Dolok Merawan 120.60 17,029 17,306 17 20993
Tebingtinggi 182.29 40,253 41,191 14 20999
Tebing Syahbandar 120.30 32,191 32,805 10 20998
Bandar Khalipah 116.00 24,774 25,238 5 20994
Tanjung Beringin 74.17 36,864 37,617 8 20996
Sei Rampah 198.90 63,379 64,864 17 20995
Sei Bamban 72.25 42,791 43,759 10 20995
Teluk Mengkudu
(Mengkudu Bay)
66.95 41,118 42,029 12 20997
Pegajahan 93.12 26,859 27,395 13 20986
Perbaungan 111.62 99,936 103,296 28 20985
Pantai Cermin 80.30 42,883 44,454 12 20987
Totals 1,900.22 592,922 608,691 243

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2019.
  2. ^ "Serdang Bedegai website". SerdangBedagaiKab.go.id. Serdang Bedagai Regency. 1992-02-27. Retrieved 2011-02-09.
  3. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2019.
  4. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  5. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2019.
  6. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik 2011, Jakarta, 2011.
  7. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2019.

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Coordinates: 3°22′00″N 99°02′00″E / 3.3667°N 99.0333°E / 3.3667; 99.0333