Regency of Deli Serdang consists of a coastal area (on the Straits
of Malaka), lowlands, highlands and mountains.
Geographically, Deli Serdang is located in the eastern part of
North Sumatra between latitude 2°, 57' North and longitude 3º
16' East and has an area of 439,793.5 Hectares.
The area can be classified into 3 regions: lowlands at 10 - 50
meters above sea level, foothills at 50 - 499 meters above sea
level and highlands at more than 500 meters above sea level. Its
- the Regency of Langkat and Malaka Straits in the North
Regency of Karo and Simalungun in the South
Regency of Asahan and Malaka Straits in the East and
Regency of Karo and Langkat in the West.
Regency of Deli Serdang surrounds the municipalities of Medan,
Tebing Tinggi, and Binjai Municipalities.
population is about 1.6 million, and there are many big plantation
companies in this area which have been developed into agro-tourist