Cam Lo District

In General

Cam Lo district is located in the central area of Quang Tri province , at 16041 ' - 16053' north latitude, 106050' - 107006' east longitude. Bordered by Gio Linh to the north ; Trieu Phong to the south; Dong Ha city by the south and Đakrông district on the west, Cam Lo is located on the intersection of critical traffic routes, that are : National highway 1A; Ho Chi Minh road; Highway 9 - inter-Asian routes linking Vietnam - Laos - Thailand and other regional countries.

Cam Lo district has natural area of 367.4 km2, accounting for 8% of the Quang Tri province. The area is considered as the northwest gateway of Dong Ha city. Ethnic minorities currently living here are including Kinh, Bru - Van Kieu.

Cam Lo is administratively divided into a main town of Cam Lo and 8 communes of Cam An, Cam Chinh, Cam Hieu Nghia Cam, Cam Thanh, Cam Thanh, Cam Thuy, Cam Tuyen. Statistic after survey , clearance and risk education activities.


The total area of confirm hazardous areas established after survey activities.
The total area of land contaminated by cluster munitions and other UXO are released.
The number of explosive ordnances including cluster submunitions, mines, and other UXO that are detected and safely destroyed.
The number turns of people who received explosive ordnance risk education (EORE) to live safely before the land was completely released.
The above data is updated to July 2022 at Quang Tri Database Unit DBU

Cam Lo District

Area: 346,9 km2 (34.690 ha)
Population: 46.231 (2003)
Ethnic composition: Kinh, Bru-Van Kieu