Bolaang Mongondow Regency

Bolaang Mongondow Regency
Kabupaten Bolaang Mongondow
Coat of arms of Bolaang Mongondow Regency
Location within North Sulawesi
Location within North Sulawesi
Bolaang Mongondow Regency is located in Sulawesi
Bolaang Mongondow Regency
Bolaang Mongondow Regency
Location in Sulawesi and Indonesia
Bolaang Mongondow Regency is located in Indonesia
Bolaang Mongondow Regency
Bolaang Mongondow Regency
Bolaang Mongondow Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 0°57′30″N 124°15′36″E / 0.95833°N 124.26000°E / 0.95833; 124.26000
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceNorth Sulawesi
CapitalLolak
Government
 • RegentYasti Soepredjo Mokoagow
 • Vice RegentYanny Ronny Tuuk
Area
 • Total2,871.65 km2 (1,108.75 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 Census)[1]
 • Total248,751
 • Density87/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (ICST)
Area code(+62) 434
Websitebolmongkab.go.id

Bolaang Mongondow Regency is a regency of North Sulawesi Province, Indonesia, situated on the island of Sulawesi. The principal town lies at Kotamobagu, which is now administratively separated from the regency, the administrative centre of which is now at the town of Lolak. The Regency covers an area of 2,871.65 km2, and had a population of 213,484 at the 2010 Census[2] and 248,751 at the 2020 Census.[3]

Administrative Districts

At the time of the 2010 Census the Regency was divided into twelve districts (kecamatan), but three additional districts have subsequently been created by splitting of existing districts. The districts are tabulated below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census[4] and the 2020 Census.[5] The table also includes the location of the district administrative centres, the number of administrative villages (rural desa and urban kelurahan) in each district, and its postal codes.

Name Area in
km2
Population
Census
2010
Population
Census
2020
Admin
centre
Number
of
villages
Post
codes
Dumoga Barat
(West Dumoga)
417.53 26,520 18,514 Doloduo 12 95731
Dumoga Utara
(North Dumoga)
197.74 21,410 11,694 Mopuya Utara
(North Mupuya)
16 95734
Dumoga Timur
(East Dumoga)
128.76 32,131 15,085 Modomang 16 95736
Dumoga Tengah
(Central Dumoga)
66.57 (a) 8,834 Ibolian 10 95732
Dumoga Tenggara
(Southeast Dumoga)
89.83 (a) 21,622 Konarom 10 95735
Dumoga 150.58 (a) 15,219 Pusian 12 95733
Lolayan 429.37 23,074 26,243 Tungoi 14 95737
Passi Barat
(West Passi)
97.99 14,951 17,029 Passi 13 95751
Passi Timur
(East Passi)
99.14 11,261 12,687 Pangian 13 95750
Bilalang 60.93 6,057 6,551 Bilalang IV 8 95755
Poigar 298.96 17,033 18,754 Poigar 20 95753
Bolaang 154.24 17,143 20,692 Keluraham Inobonto 11 95752
Bolaang Timur
(East Bolaang)
74.96 9,608 11,829 Tadoy 9 95754
Lolak (b) 419.41 24,740 32,342 Lolak 26 95741
Sangtompolang (c) 511.46 9,556 11,656 Maelang 12 95744
Totals 2,871.65 213,484 248,751 202

Notes: (a) the populations at the 2010 Census of the communities now forming these three new districts are included in the figures for the existing districts from which they were cut out. (b) Lolak District includes the offshore islands of Pulau Molosing and Pulau Tikus, situated off the north coast. (c) Sangtompolang District includes the offshore islands of Pulau Gogobola, Pulau Paniki, Pulau Tengah and Pulau Tudunya, all situated off the north coast.

Airport

A new airport was proposed in 2015 as a construction project located in Lolak town. The government allocated IDR250 billion (USD17.2 million) for the project. Construction was scheduled to commence in 2018 and complete by 2021. The airport originally will feature a 1400m runway, later to be extended to 2800m. The detailed airport planning envisages a runway both direction 10-28.[6]

Climate

Lolak has a tropical rainforest climate (Af) with moderate rainfall from July to September and heavy rainfall in the remaining months.

Climate data for Lolak
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 30.1
(86.2)
30.1
(86.2)
30.4
(86.7)
31.1
(88.0)
31.3
(88.3)
30.9
(87.6)
30.8
(87.4)
31.4
(88.5)
31.8
(89.2)
32.0
(89.6)
31.4
(88.5)
30.6
(87.1)
31.0
(87.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) 26.3
(79.3)
26.3
(79.3)
26.5
(79.7)
26.8
(80.2)
27.2
(81.0)
26.8
(80.2)
26.6
(79.9)
26.8
(80.2)
26.9
(80.4)
27.0
(80.6)
27.0
(80.6)
26.6
(79.9)
26.7
(80.1)
Average low °C (°F) 22.5
(72.5)
22.5
(72.5)
22.6
(72.7)
22.6
(72.7)
23.1
(73.6)
22.7
(72.9)
22.5
(72.5)
22.3
(72.1)
22.0
(71.6)
22.1
(71.8)
22.7
(72.9)
22.7
(72.9)
22.5
(72.6)
Average rainfall mm (inches) 224
(8.8)
187
(7.4)
184
(7.2)
175
(6.9)
184
(7.2)
164
(6.5)
123
(4.8)
91
(3.6)
93
(3.7)
131
(5.2)
197
(7.8)
203
(8.0)
1,956
(77.1)
Source: Climate-Data.org[7]

References

  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. ^ "Pembangunan Bandar Udara di Lolak Bolmong". Retrieved December 1, 2014.
  7. ^ "Climate: Lolak". Climate-Data.org. Retrieved 22 November 2020.

Coordinates: 0°57′30″N 124°15′36″E / 0.95833°N 124.26000°E / 0.95833; 124.26000


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