Pamekasan Regency

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Pamekasan Regency
Kabupaten Pamekasan
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Aerial photo of Sendang near Pamekasan
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Motto(s): 
Madu Ganda Mangesti Tunggal
(Fragrant island, goes along with the unitary state)
Mekkas Jatna Paksa Jenneng Dibi'
(Governed by self-ability and people's support)
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Location within East Java
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Pamekasan Regency
Location in Java and Indonesia
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Pamekasan Regency
Pamekasan Regency (Indonesia)
Coordinates: 7°10′S113°28′E / 7.167°S 113.467°E / -7.167; 113.467 Coordinates: 7°10′S113°28′E / 7.167°S 113.467°E / -7.167; 113.467
Country Flag of Indonesia.svg  Indonesia
Province East Java
Capital Pamekasan
Government
  RegentKhalil Asy'ari [1]
  Vice Regentvacant
Area
  Total792.30 km2 (305.91 sq mi)
Population
 (2020 Census) [2]
  Total850,057
  Density1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Area code (+62) 324
Website pamekasankab.go.id

Pamekasan Regency is a regency (kabupaten) of the province of East Java, Indonesia. It is located on Madura Island approximately 120 km east of Surabaya, the provincial capital.

Contents

The regency covers an area of 792.30 km2, and at the 2010 Census it had a population of 795,918 (an increase from 689,225 at the previous Census in 2000); at the 2020 Census the total was 850,057. [3]

Neighbouring Regencies

Pamekasan Regency is bordered on the east by Sumenep Regency, on the north by the Java Sea, on the west by Sampang Regency, and on the south by the Madura Strait (separating Madura from the island of Java).

Administrative Districts

Pamekasan Regency consists of thirteen districts (kecamatan), 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 ur||align="right"| 59,156ban kelurahan) in each district, and its post code.

DistrictArea in
Sq.km
Population
2010
Census
Population
2020
Census
Admin
centre
Number
of
villages
Post
code
Tlanakanan48.1059,15664,172Branta Tinggi1769371
Pademawu71.9076,71384,803Bunder2269321
-60323
Galis31.8628,23529,770Galis1069382
Larangan40.8653,17456,553Larangan Luar1469383
Pamekasan
(district)
26.4789,10389,017Patemon1869311
-69317
Proppo71.4975,07984,864Proppo2769363
Palengaan88.4885,24682,600Palengaan Laok1269362
Pegantenan86.0463,01473,686Pegantenan1369361
Kadur52.4344,62247,959Kadur1069355
Pakong30.7134,42936,817Pakong1269352
Waru70.0359,34664,394Waru Barat1269353
Batumarmar97.0577,65379,519Tamberu1369354
Pasean76.8850,14855,953Tlontoraja969356
Totals792.30795,918850,057189

Demographics

The population comprises Madurese, Javanese, and Chinese Indonesians.

Economy

One of the famous produces from this region is Batik Pamekasan.

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References

  1. "Achmad Syafii Ditangkap KPK, Halil Jabat Plt Bupati Pamekasan" (in Indonesian). Aqwamit Torik.
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