Sungai Guntung

Sungai Guntung, sometimes referred to as Sei Guntung and administratively the kelurahan of Tagaraja, is an Indonesian port town in Indragiri Hilir Regency, Riau with a population of over 14,000 in 2016.

Sungai Guntung
Sei Guntung
Town
Sungai Guntung is located in Riau
Sungai Guntung
Sungai Guntung
Location of Sungai Guntung in Riau
Coordinates: 0°17′44″N 103°36′41″E / 0.29556°N 103.61139°E / 0.29556; 103.61139Coordinates: 0°17′44″N 103°36′41″E / 0.29556°N 103.61139°E / 0.29556; 103.61139
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceRiau
RegencyIndragiri Hilir Regency
SubdistrictKateman
Area
 • Total46 km2 (18 sq mi)
Population
 (2016 est.)
 • Total14,088[1]
Time zoneUTC+7 (WIB)
Postcode
29255
Area code(s)+62 779

Located across the mouth of the Guntung River, the town sits on the island of Kateman which is separated by a narrow channel from the eastern coast of Sumatra.

GeographyEdit

Sungai Guntung is located at the western side of Kateman Island (Indonesian: Pulau Kateman), with the coordinates of 0°17'44" N and 103°36'41" E. Administratively, it is part and the seat of Kateman Subdistrict, itself part of the Indragiri Hilir Regency. The kelurahan covers an area of 29.73 square kilometers.

DemographicsEdit

The population of Sungai Guntung according to Statistics Indonesia estimates were 14,088 in 2016.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kateman Subdistrict in Numbers 2017" (PDF) (in Indonesian). Statistics Indonesia. Retrieved 21 October 2017.