Singapore does not technically have any “Southern” districts, as the southern area of the island is considered the “Central” districts. However, we do have an area known as the Northeastern part of Singapore, where the largest town is Hougang with the population of 800,000+.
Which part of Singapore is South West?
It covers the South Western region of Singapore, including Jurong Island and Sentosa Island, and comprises Chua Chu Kang, Jurong and West Coast Group Representation Constituencies (GRCs), as well as Bukit Batok, Hong Kah North, Pioneer and Yuhua Single Member Constituencies (SMCs).
What are the 5 regions of Singapore?
The Urban Authority of Singapore (URA) has categorized Singapore into 5 regions for urban planning purposes, namely Central Region, North Region, North-East Region, East Region and West Region. These 5 Regions are further divided up into smaller planning areas.
Where is South East of Singapore?
Spanning the scenic eastern Coast of Singapore, the South East District is home to more than 551,000 residents. The District includes some of the island’s most vibrant, historical and beautiful neighbourhoods, such as Geylang Serai, Joo Chiat, Bedok, Marine Parade and Serangoon Central.
Which part of Singapore is north?
The North Region of Singapore is one of the five regions in the city-state. The region is the second largest region in terms of land area, and has a population of 582,330.
North Region, Singapore.
|• Total||134.5 km2 (51.9 sq mi)|
|• Density||4,300/km2 (11,000/sq mi)|
Which town is the biggest in Singapore?
Jurong East is the most populated area in the West region with a population of 903,010 and a land area of 201.3km square. You will know how crowded Jurong East is when you take the MRT train from there.
What is the largest city in Singapore?
Singapore – 10 Largest Cities
|1||Singapore , SG.01||3,547,809|
|2||Woodlands , SG.03||252,530|
What language they speak in Singapore?
How Singapore is divided?
For administrative purposes, Singapore is divided into five districts and further divided into divisions governed by councils and headed by mayors. These subdivisions are incompatible with the regional subdivisions. The regions are fixed over time while the districts fluctuate with electoral redistricting.
What is the capital of Singapore?
Singapore, city, capital of the Republic of Singapore. It occupies the southern part of Singapore Island.
Is Punggol North or East?
Punggol, alternatively spelled as Ponggol, is a planning area and new town situated on the Tanjong Punggol peninsula in the North-East Region of Singapore.
Is Bishan North or Central?
Bishan (/bɪʃʌn/), also known as either Bishan New Town or Bishan Town, is a planning area and matured residential town located at the northernmost portion of the Central Region of Singapore.
Where is East in Singapore?
With a total land area of 93.1 km2 (35.9 sq mi), the region is situated on the eastern corner of Singapore Island, bordering the North-East Region to the North-west, Central Region to the South-west and shares riverine borders with the North-Eastern Islands to the north.
Is Hougang in the North?
Hougang is a planning area and mature residential town located in the North-East Region of Singapore. The town is the most populous in the region, being home to 247,528 residents as of 2018.
Is Singapore in north south east or west?
The North-East Region of Singapore is one of the five regions in the city-state. The region is the most densely populated and has the highest population among the five, with Sengkang being its most populous town as of 2020 and Seletar as the regional centre.
Is Singapore a part of Asia?
Singapore is located in Southeast Asia around 85 miles (137 kilometers) north of the equator, south of Peninsular Malaysia, and east of West Sumatra (Indonesia)—just across the Strait of Malacca.