Phú Tân District, Cà Mau

Phú Tân District
Huyện Phú Tân
Rural district

Districts of Cà Mau Province
Country  Vietnam
Province Cà Mau
Capital Cái Đôi Vàm
  Total 164 sq mi (426 km2)
Population (2003)
  Total 111,791
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.[1] The district covers an area of 426 km². The district capital lies at Cái Đôi Vàm.[1]

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:

Cái Đôi Vàm, Phú Mỹ, Phú Tân, Tân Hải, Việt Thắng, Tân Hưng Tây, Nguyễn Việt Khái


  1. 1 2 "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 13, 2009.

Coordinates: 8°56′28″N 104°51′25″E / 8.94111°N 104.85694°E / 8.94111; 104.85694

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