Insein Township

Insein Township is located in northern . The township comprises 21 wards, and shares borders with Shwepyitha township in the north, Hlaingthaya township in the west, Mingaladon township in the east and Mayangon township in the south.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
railway station is a railway station on the Yangon Circular Railway in , Burma. Photo: Go-Myanmar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is located in Yangon Division, near , the old capital of . Photo: Phyo WP, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The was established in 1845.

Localities in the Area

Mayangone Township (Burmese: မရမ်းကုန်း မြို့နယ်; is located in the northern part of . is situated 1½ miles southeast of Insein Township. Photo: Phyo WP, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is located in the western part of , . is situated 3 miles west of Insein Township.

is an area of , . The township comprises 16 wards and shares borders… is situated 3½ miles south of Insein Township.

Insein Township

16.888° or 16° 53' 16.8" north
96.1067° or 96° 6' 24" east
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
56 feet (17 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1140240950
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Burmese: အင်းစိန်
  • Burmese: အင်းစိန်မြို့နယ်
  • English: Insein
  • French: Insein
  • Japanese: インセイン郡区
  • Polish: Insein
  • Shan: ဢိၼ်းၸဵင်ႇ၊ ၸႄႈဝဵင်း
  • Inzein

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