An Biên District

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An Biên District

Huyện An Biên
Country Vietnam
RegionMekong Delta
ProvinceKiên Giang
CapitalThứ Ba
Area
 • Total180 sq mi (466 km2)
Population
 (2003)
 • Total147,297
Time zoneUTC+7 (UTC + 7)

An Biên is a rural district of Kiên Giang Province in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 147,297.[1] The district covers an area of 466 km². The district capital lies at Thứ Ba.[1]

Divisions[edit]

The district is divided into one urban municipality and communes:

An Biên Thứ Ba, Nam Thái A, Nam Thái, Tây Yên A, Tây Yên, Hưng Yên, Đông Yên, Nam Yên, Đông Thái.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Archived from the original on 1 March 2009. Retrieved March 13, 2009.

Coordinates: 9°49′59″N 105°04′59″E / 9.833°N 105.083°E / 9.833; 105.083