Bình Thạnh

Bình Thạnh is a district of in . As of 2017, the district had a population of 490,618 and a total area of 21 km. The name of the district was formed from the names of two wards in the old Gò Vấp District, Bình Hòa and Thạnh Mỹ Tây.

Landmarks in the Area

Ton Duc Thang University is a public university with the main campus in District 7, , . is situated 1½ km south of Bình Thạnh. Photo: trungydang, CC BY 3.0.

The Saigon Zoo and Botanical Gardens, established in 1865, is Vietnam's largest zoo and botanical garden. is situated 2 km south of Bình Thạnh. Photo: Hoangvantoanajc, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Landmark 81 is a super-tall skyscraper in , . is situated 2 km southeast of Bình Thạnh. Photo: Huỳnh Vĩ Nhơn, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is situated 4 km northeast of Bình Thạnh. Photo: Duong Dang Khoi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Chợ Lớn, usually Anglicized as "Cholon" in English sources, is a quarter of , . is situated 8 km southwest of Bình Thạnh. Photo: Thuydaonguyen, Public domain.

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