Buôn Hồ is subdivided into seven wards (phường) and five communes (xã).
- Wards: Đạt Hiếu, An Lạc, An Bình, Thiện An, Đoàn Kết, Thống Nhất, Bình Tân
- Communes: Ea Siên, Ea Drông, Ea Blang, Bình Thuận, Cư Bao
As of December 2008, Buôn Hồ had a population of 101,554. The district covers an area of 282 km2.
- (Vietnamese) Government Decree No. 07/NĐ-CP enacted on 23 December 2008 by the Government of Vietnam.