Jayapura

city and capital of Papua Province, Indonesia

Jayapura is the capital and largest city of the Indonesian province of Papua.

Jayapura
City of Jayapura
Kota Jayapura
Jayapura vew.jpg
Youtefa Bridge.jpg
Jayapura Bay - panoramio.jpg
Mal Jayapura.jpg
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From top, left to right: Panoramic view of Jayapura, Youtefa Bridge, Port of Jayapura, Mal Jayapura, and Swiss-Belhotel Jayapura.
Official seal of Jayapura
Motto(s): 
Prasetya Adi Karya
(Determination to create the best work)
Location within Papua
Location within Papua
Jayapura is located in Indonesia
Jayapura
Jayapura
Coordinates: 2°31′58.8″S 140°43′1.2″E / 2.533000°S 140.717000°E / -2.533000; 140.717000Coordinates: 2°31′58.8″S 140°43′1.2″E / 2.533000°S 140.717000°E / -2.533000; 140.717000
Country Indonesia
ProvincePapua
Founded7 March 1910 (as Hollandia)[1]
Incorporated2 August 1993[2]
Government
 • MayorBenhur Tomi Mano
 • Vice MayorRustan Saru
Area
 • Total935.92 km2 (361.36 sq mi)
Elevation
287 m (942 ft)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total315,872
Time zoneUTC+9 (Indonesia Eastern Time)
Area code(+62) 967
ClimateAf
HDIIncrease 0.801 (Very High)
Websitejayapurakota.go.id

Jayapura is the fourth largest city by economy in Eastern Indonesia—after Makassar, Denpasar, and Manado—with a 2016 GDP at Rp19.48 trillion.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2020-02-02. Retrieved 2020-11-16.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. RI, Setjen DPR. "J.D.I.H. - Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat". www.dpr.go.id.