Profile of Regency of North Padang Lawas
North Padang Lawas Regency is one of regencies in North Sumatera Province. It is located between 113'50"-22'32" North Latitude and 9920'44"-10019'10 East Longitude. It has a wide area of 3.918,05 Km2 or around 5.46% of the area of North Sumatra a. It is divided into 9 subdistricts and 388 kelurahan/villages.
North Padang Lawas Regency is adjacent to :
- East : Riau Province,
- West : South Tapanuli Regency,
- North : Labuhan Batu and North Labuhan Batu Regency,
- South : Padang Lawas Regency.
Main commodities of North Padang Lawas Regency are agriculture and plantation sector. Main commodities of agriculture are corn, soybean, sweet potato and cassava.Main commodities of plantation are coffee, coconut, oil palm, rubber, cocoa, sugar palm, kapok, cinnamon, hazelnut, patchouli and areca nut.
As a support to the economic activity, this regency has one airport, namely Aek Godang Airport.
Kabupaten Padang Lawas Utara 2014
Central Bureau of Statistics of North Padang Lawas Regency
Jl. Lintas Gunung Tua, Padangsidimpuan KM4, Sigama Village
Telp (0811) 6251220