Depok Overview

Depok is a city in West Java province, Indonesia on the southern border of DKI Jakarta in the Jabodetabek metropolitan region. The "de" in Jabo detabek refers to Depok, while the word "depok" itself comes from Sundanese language meaning hermitage or abode of one living in seclusion.[1] There is also a saying that the Depok word is an acronym of De Eerste Protestants Onderdaan Kerk.

It has an area of 200.29 km2 and at the 2010 Census had a population of 1,751,696 people, with a density of 8,746 people/km2.[2]

The city is divided into six districts (kecamatan). The seat of the regency is located at Depok Jaya.


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