Phú Tân District, Cà Mau
|Phú Tân District|
Huyện Phú Tân
Districts of Cà Mau Province
|Capital||Cái Đôi Vàm|
|• Total||164 sq mi (426 km2)|
|Time zone||UTC + 7 (UTC+7)|
Phú Tân is a rural district of Cà Mau Province in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. As of 2003 the district had a population of 111,791. The district covers an area of 426 km². The district capital lies at Cái Đôi Vàm.
Phu Tan was created the government decree No 138/2003/NĐ-CP on November 17, 2003, after being split off from Cái Nước District. Phu Tan borders Cái Nước District to the east; ocean to the west, Năm Căn District to the south and Trần Văn Thời District to the north. At the time of its creation, it spanned 446 km² and had a population of 109,642.
The district is divided into communes:
- "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 13, 2009.