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Surakarta (Javanese: ꦯꦸꦫꦏꦂꦠ), known colloquially as Solo, is a city in Central Java, Indonesia. The 46 km2 (16.2 sq mi) city.[1]

On the eastern side of Solo lies Solo River (Bengawan Solo).

Its built-up (or metro) area made of Surakarta Municipality and 59 districts spread on 7 regencies was home to 3,649,254 inhabitants as of 2010 census.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. (in Indonesian) Badan Pusat Statistik: Luas Daerah menurut Kabupaten/Kota di Provinsi Jawa Tengah Tahun 2009 Archived August 18, 2011, at the Wayback Machine
  2. "Indonesia: Java (Regencies, Cities and Districts) - Population Statistics in Maps and Charts".