District 9, Ho Chi Minh City

District 9
Quận 9
Urban district

Position in HCMC's core
District 9

Location in Vietnam

Coordinates: 10°49′49″N 106°49′3″E / 10.83028°N 106.81750°E / 10.83028; 106.81750Coordinates: 10°49′49″N 106°49′3″E / 10.83028°N 106.81750°E / 10.83028; 106.81750
Country  Vietnam
Centrally governed city Ho Chi Minh City
Wards 13 phường
  Total 114 km2 (44 sq mi)
  Total 263,486
  Density 2,300/km2 (6,000/sq mi)
  Main ethnic groups predominantly Kinh
Time zone ICT (UTC+07)
Website quan9.hochiminhcity.gov.vn

District 9 (Vietnamese: Quận 9) is an urban district (quận) of Ho Chi Minh City, the largest city in Vietnam. As of 2010, the district had a population of 263,486, and an area of 114 km².[1]

Geographical location

District 9 borders Đồng Nai Province to the east, Bình Dương Province to the west, District 2 to the south, and Thủ Đức District to the west.


District 9 consists of 13 wards (phường):


Lycée Français International Marguerite Duras, the French international school, is in Long Bình, District 9.[2]


  1. "HCMC's Population and population density in 2010 by district". HCMC Office of Statistics. Retrieved Feb 4, 2014.
  2. "Contacts." Lycée Français International Marguerite Duras. Retrieved on 23 January 2015. "Route N°11 – Long Binh – District 9 Hô Chi Minh-Ville"

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