Sites & cities that bear the name of Bắc Ninh

Bắc Ninh

Today in : Viet Nam
First trace of activity : 1009 C.E
Last trace of activity : today
Recorded names : Cổ Pháp, Thiên Đức

Description : Bắc Ninh is a city in the northern part of Vietnam and is the capital of Bắc Ninh Province. The city is the cultural, administrative and commercial center of the province. The city area is 82.60 square km, with a population of 501,199 in November 2017. In January 2006, the town (thị xã) of Bắc Ninh was upgraded to city (thành phố). In 1009, Cổ Pháp village was converted into the city of Thiên Đức, nowadays Bắc Ninh city.

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