Prabumulih

Prabumulih
A railway station in the city of Prabumulih, South Sumatra
A railway station in the city of Prabumulih, South Sumatra
Coat of arms of Prabumulih
Nickname: 
Kota Nanas (Indonesian : Pineapple City)
Motto: 
Seinggok Sepemunyian
Location within South Sumatra
Location within South Sumatra
Prabumulih is located in Sumatra
Prabumulih
Prabumulih
Location in Sumatra and Indonesia
Prabumulih is located in Indonesia
Prabumulih
Prabumulih
Prabumulih (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 3°25′58″S 104°14′8″E / 3.43278°S 104.23556°E / -3.43278; 104.23556
Country Indonesia
Province South Sumatra
Government
 • MayorRidho Yahya
 • Vice MayorAndriansyah Fikri
Area
 • Total477.10 km2 (184.21 sq mi)
Population
 (mid 2022 estimate)[1]
 • Total199,047
 • Density420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC7 (Indonesia Western Time)
Area code(+62) 713
Websitekotaprabumulih.go.id

Prabumulih is a city in South Sumatra, Indonesia. It was originally part of Muara Enim Regency, from which it was separated as an independent city on 21 June 2001. It has an area of 477.10 km² and had a population of 161,814 at the 2010 Census[2] and 193,196 at the 2020 Census;[3] the official estimate as at mid 2022 was 199,047.[4] Geographically, this city is located at 3°25′58″S 104°14′8″E in the heart of the province, and it is surrounded on all sides by Muara Enim Regency, apart from a short stretch bordering Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency.

City borders

North Lembak District, Muara Enim Regency and Tanah Abang District, Penukal Abab Lematang Ilir Regency
South Rambang Lubai District, Muara Enim Regency
West Rambang Dangku District, Muara Enim Regency
East Lembak District and Gelumbang District, Muara Enim Regency

Administrative districts

Prabumulih is administratively divided into six districts (kecamatan), tabulated below with their areas and their populations at the 2010 Census[5] and the 2020 Census,[6] together with the official estimates as at mid 2022.[7] 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.

District
Name
Area
in
km2
Pop'n
Census
2010
Pop'n
Census
2020
Pop'n
Estimate
mid 2022
Admin
centre
Density
per km2
(2022)
No.
of
villages
Post
codes
Rambang Kapak Tengah 79.44 10,881 12,805 13,084 Tanjung Rambang 164.7 9 31131 - 31135
Prabumulih Timur
(East Prabumulih)
147.15 57,044 78,032 82,205 Prabujaya 558.6 8 31111 - 31117
Prabumulih Selatan
(South Prabumulih)
106.28 17,014 21,136 21,824 Tanjung Raman 205.3 4 31112 - 31134
Prabumulih Barat
(West Prabumulih)
67.36 29,569 30,588 30,766 Patih Galung 456.7 6 31121 - 31123
Prabumulih Utara
(North Prabumulih)
12.12 31,524 31,673 31,734 Wonosari 2,618.3 5 31121 - 31126
Cambai 64.75 15,952 18,962 19,434 Cambai 300.1 5 31141 - 31145
Totals 477.10 161,984 193,196 199,047 417.2 37

Economy

Prabumulih is one of main producers of crude oil and natural gas in South Sumatra. The city is known as "kota nanas" (Pineapple City) because this is known as a centre for pineapple production in the region.

Airports

There used to be an airport in Prabumulih, which is no longer active.

References

  1. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2023.
  2. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011
  3. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  4. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2023.
  5. ^ Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
  6. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2021.
  7. ^ Badan Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2023.

External links

  • (in Indonesian) Official website
  • (in Indonesian) Prabumulih blogger
3°25′58″S 104°14′8″E / 3.43278°S 104.23556°E / -3.43278; 104.23556


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