From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Motto: Karawang Interasih
Karawang is located in Indonesia
Location of Karawang in Indonesia
Coordinates: 6°18′0″S 107°0′0″E / 6.30000°S 107.00000°E / -6.30000; 107.00000
Country Indonesia
Province West Java
 • Mayor dr. Cellica Nurrachadiana
 • Total 61.71 km2 (auto sq mi)
Time zone WIB (UTC+7)
ZIP Code 41313
Website http://www.karawangkab.go.id

Karawang (Kota Karawang or Karawang Kota) is the capital of the Karawang Regency of West Java, Indonesia. It is located 32 miles east of Jakarta.

In March 2010 Karawang suffered severe flooding with 10,747 houses being flooded, 11,540 families affected and 44,071 persons affected.[1]

Karawang also known as one of major rice production source in West Java.

Heinrich Christian Macklot, a German naturalist, was killed on 12 May 1832 during an insurrection that took place on the island.[2]

Toll Road access

KM Toll Road Toll Gate Destination
47 Jakarta–Cikampek Toll Road Karawang Barat Karawang, Industrial Complex, Rengasdengklok
54 Karawang Timur Karawang, Klari, Industrial complex


  1. ^ HOPE worldwide - Flooding Hits Karawang, Indonesia
  2. ^ "The Eponym Dictionary of Mammals". google.be. 
  • Karawang latitude and longitude
  • karawangklik.com

External links

  • "Mujahiddin robes found in Karawang" The Jakarta Post

Coordinates: 6°18′45″S 107°17′42″E / 6.31250°S 107.29500°E / -6.31250; 107.29500

Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Karawang&oldid=771553451"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karawang
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Karawang"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA