Kuala Selangor District

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Kuala Selangor District
Malaysia District of Malaysia
Daerah Kuala Selangor
Other transcription(s)
 • Jawi کوالا سلاڠور
 • Chinese 瓜拉雪兰莪县
 • Tamil கோலா சிலாங்கூர்
Location of Kuala Selangor District in Selangor
Location of Kuala Selangor District in Selangor
Kuala Selangor District is located in Malaysia
Kuala Selangor District
Kuala Selangor District
Location of Kuala Selangor District in Malaysia
Coordinates: 3°20′N 102°40′E / 3.333°N 102.667°E / 3.333; 102.667Coordinates: 3°20′N 102°40′E / 3.333°N 102.667°E / 3.333; 102.667
Country  Malaysia
State  Selangor
Seat Kuala Selangor
Local area government(s) Kuala Selangor District Council
Government
 • District officer Shamsul Shahril Badliza Noor[1]
 • Sultan's Representative Yaacob Ismail[2]
Area[3]
 • Total 1,194.52 km2 (461.21 sq mi)
Population (2010)[4]
 • Total 199,771
 • Density 170/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+8 (Not observed)
Postcode 45xxx
Calling code +6-03
Vehicle registration plates B

The Kuala Selangor District is a district in Selangor, Malaysia. It has a total landmass of 1,194.52 square kilometres (461 sq mi) separated by Selangor River into two division, Tanjung Karang and Kuala Selangor. The district boundary is shared with Sabak Bernam at the north, Hulu Selangor and Gombak at the west, Petaling at the southwest and Klang at the south.

Geography

The geography of Kuala Selangor is characterised by a flat land in Tanjung Karang and Jeram. Bordered in Kapar in South and some hills at Southeast. The district's name was from a town that named when Selangor River meets the sea.

Administrative divisions

Kuala Selangor District is divided into 9 mukims, which are:[3]

Federal Parliament and State Assembly Seats

Kuala Selangor, Selangor Parliament and State Assembly Electoral Districts
  • List of Kuala Selangor district representatives in the Federal Parliament (Dewan Rakyat)
Parliament Seat Name Member of Parliament Party
P95 Tanjong Karang Tan Sri Noh Bin Haji Omar Barisan Nasional (BN)
P96 Kuala Selangor Dr Hj Dzulkefly Ahmad Pakatan Harapan (PH)
  • List of Kuala Selangor district representatives in the State Legislative Assembly (Dewan Undangan Negeri)
Parliament State Seat Name State Assemblyman Party
P95 N8 Sungai Burong Dato' Hj. Mohd Shamsudin Barisan Nasional (BN)
P95 N9 Permatang Rozana Zainal Abidin Pakatan Harapan (PH)
P96 N10 Bukit Melawati Juwairiya Zulkifli Pakatan Harapan (PH)
P96 N11 Ijok Idris Bin Ahmad Pakatan Harapan (PH)
P96 N12 Jeram Mohd Shaid Bin Rosli Pakatan Harapan (PH)


Transportation

Road construction

Currently there is an expressway named Kuala Lumpur–Kuala Selangor Expressway E25 (LATAR) linked Ijok, Kuala Selangor and Templer Park, Rawang. It is also connected with Guthrie Corridor Expressway (GCE) to Shah Alam and North–South Expressway Central Link to northern Peninsular Malaysia. Another expressway which is under construction named West Coast Expressway (WCE) in Tanjung Karang only have small amount of them which only provided in the township of Tanjung Karang and some sub-roads in some villages. The town is usually accessed via Klang–Teluk Intan Road FT5 (coastal route), Kuala Selangor–Kepong Road FT54 (to Kuala Lumpur) and Kuala Selangor–Bestari Jaya Road B33 (to Bestari Jaya & Rawang).

Public Transport

There are 6 bus lines by Selangor Omnibus, Wawasan Sutera and rapidKL bus currently serving the Kuala Selangor District which is:

Two free bus services provided by MDKS (Kuala Selangor District Council) are available:

Taxi services and Grab Car also available in the district.

The Local Planning Masterplan for the year 2015 released by MDKS envision the addition of a Light Rail Transit facility (linking Bestari Jaya, Puncak Alam and Shah Alam) in the future.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Portal Rasmi PDT Kuala Selangor Senarai Pegawai PDTKS". www2.selangor.gov.my.
  2. ^ "Portal Rasmi PDT Kuala Selangor Orang Besar Daerah". www2.selangor.gov.my.
  3. ^ a b "JPS Komuniti Kuala Selangor" (PDF).
  4. ^ "Population Distribution and Basic Demographic Characteristics, 2010" (PDF). Department of Statistics, Malaysia. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 May 2014. Retrieved 19 April 2012.
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