Kediri (Javanese: ꦏꦸꦛꦑꦼꦝꦶꦫꦶ Kuṭa Kediri) is an Indonesian city, located near the Brantas River in the province of East Java on the island of Java. It covers an area of 63.40 km2 and had a population of 268,950 at the 2010 Census and 286,796 at the 2020 Census. It is one of two 'Daerah Tingkat II' that have the name 'Kediri' (the other is the Regency of Kediri, which surrounds the city). The city is administratively separated from the Regency, of which it was formerly the capital.
City of Kediri
Joyo ing Boyo
(Javanese: Triumphant Against Catastrophe)
|• Mayor||Abdullah Abu Bakar|
|• Total||63.40 km2 (24.48 sq mi)|
|Elevation||3 m (10 ft)|
|• Density||4,500/km2 (12,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+7 (IWST)|
|Area code||(+62) 354|
The city is a major trade centre for the Indonesian sugar and cigarette industry. Kediri is the second largest city by economy in East Java, after Surabaya, with a 2016 estimated GDP at Rp76.95 trillion.