Congress Report
Photo: Hoi An City, Socialist Republic of Viet Nam
Hue City

Head of City Government

Mr. Nguyen Van Thanh, Mayor
Chairman of the Hue City People’s Committee
Assumed the chairmanship since 2013






455.230 people (2018)

GDP in Hue City

USD 2.750 per capita (2018)

Upper-tier government

Thua Thien Hue Province

Geographic features

* Geographic coordinate: from 107°31' to 107°38' east longitude, and from 16° 30' to 16°24' north latitude.
* Hue City is located in the Central of Viet Nam, on the North-South axis of roads, railways, airways and sea routes, near the East-West corridor of the Trans-Asia route. The city is far from Hanoi 675 km to the North and Ho Chi Minh City 1,060 km to the South. It is also located in the key economic region of the Central and has the convenient transportation system connecting easily with Hanoi Capital, Ho Chi Minh City and many other provinces and cities in the country.

Main industries

Tourism – Service - Trade, industry - small and handicraft industries, argiculture, etc.

Number of visitors

4.3 millions (2018)

Administrative divisions

27 administrative divisions

Official website


(As of June 2019)