Tay Ninh Vietnam Information
- Tây Ninh is a province in the Southeast region of Vietnam. Its capital is the town of Tây Ninh. Tây Ninh Province has a population of 989,800 and an area of 4,028 km².
- Population: 1.075 million (2010)
- Area: 1,556 sq miles (4,030 km)
Tây Ninh is a town in southwestern Vietnam. It is the capital of Tây Ninh province, which encompasses the town and much of the surrounding farmland. Tây Ninh is approximately 90 km to the northwest of Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam's largest city.
The district covers 137 km². The city is most famous for being the home of the Cao Đài religion, an indigenous Vietnamese faith that includes the teachings of the major world religions. The Cao Đài religion's Holy See, built between 1933 and 1955, is located around 5 km to the east of Tây Ninh’s town centre.
Administrative division: Tay Ninh town comprises 5 wards and 5 communes.
The ward is divided into quarters and the commune into hamlets.
It is also further divided into 54 subdivisions with 28 hamlets (Vietnamese: ấp) and 26 quarters / neighborhoods (Vietnamese: khu phố).