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Takalar Regency is a regency of South Sulawesi Province, Indonesia. The entire regency lies within the official metropolitan area of the city of Makassar (the area is known as Mamminasata). The principal towns are at Galesang and Takalar, but the administrative centre is at Pattallassang.

Takalar Regency

Kabupaten Takalar
Official seal of Takalar Regency
Seal
Takalar Regency location map.svg
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceSouth Sulawesi
CapitalPattallassang
Area
 • Total566.51 km2 (218.73 sq mi)
Population
 (2010 Census)
 • Total269,171
 • Density480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (WITA)

AdministrationEdit

The regency is divided into nine districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their 2010 Census population.[1]

Name Population
Census 2010
Mangara Bombang 36,689
Mappakusunggu 15,139
Sanrobone 13,276
Polombangkeng Selatan
(South Polombangkeng)
26,754
Pattallassang 34,729
Polombangkeng Utara
(North Polombangkeng)
45,825
Galesong Selatan
(South Galesong)
23,854
Galesong 37,371
Galesong Utara
(North Galesong)
35,966

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.

Coordinates: 5°25′S 119°35′E / 5.417°S 119.583°E / -5.417; 119.583