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Padang Sidempuan

Padang Sidempuan
Location of Padang Sidempuan in Indonesia
Location of Padang Sidempuan in Indonesia
Padang Sidempuan is located in Indonesia
Padang Sidempuan
Location of Padang Sidempuan in Indonesia
Country Indonesia
Province North Sumatra
 • Mayor Andar Amin Harahap. S STP
 • Total 114.65 km2 (44.27 sq mi)
Population (2014)
 • Total 199,582
 • Density 1,700/km2 (4,500/sq mi)
Time zone WIB (UTC+7)
Area code(s) +62 634

Padang Sidempuan is a city in North Sumatra, Indonesia, and the former capital of South Tapanuli Regency, which surrounds the city. It has an area of 114.65 km² and a population of 178,818 people (2000 census) rising to 191,554 in the 2010 census.[1] The latest official estimate (for January 2014) is 199,582.


The city is divided into six districts (Indonesian: kecamatan), tabulated below with their 2010 Census population:[2]

Name Population
Census 2010[2]
Padang Sidempuan Tenggara
(Southeast Padang Sidempuan)
Padang Sidempuan Selatan
(South Padang Sidempuan)
Padang Sidempuan Utara
(North Padang Sidempuan)
Padang Sidempuan Batunadua 18,396
Padang Sidempuan Hutaimbaru 15,480
Padang Sidempuan Angkola Julu 7,508


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  2. ^ a b Biro Pusat Statistik, Jakarta, 2011.
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