10 Facts About Bangsar


Bangsar is administered by Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur, unlike other townships in the Klang Valley such as Petaling Jaya and Subang Jaya which have their municipal councils.

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Bangsar Park was the first area to be developed for housing in Kuala Lumpur in 1969.

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The 1970s saw Bangsar recover into a housing suburb catering to the baby boomers settling in Kuala Lumpur.

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Bangsar is bounded by Jalan Bangsar and Jalan Pantai Baharu to the south, Universiti Malaya to the west, Jalan Damansara to the north and Bukit Persekutuan to the east.

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Mutiara Bangsar Tower located at Jalan Liku is another one of the most popular place in Bangsar, at 2nd floor food court, there are several Malay foodstalls like Nasi Beringin, Lontong Mak Cik, Telur Yoges and Meehun Sup Makcik Misai.

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Bangsar has three primary schools, which are Sekolah Kebangsaan Bukit Bandaraya, Sekolah Kebangsaan Bukit Pantai, and Sekolah Rendah Jenis Kebangsaan Jalan Bangsar .

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Bangsar's population has increased in recent years and led to an increase in traffic congestions and parking shortages.

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Bangsar is four kilometres from the Kuala Lumpur city centre.

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The New Pantai Expressway begins at Jalan Bangsar and passes through Jalan Pantai Baharu, Pantai Dalam, Jalan Kuchai Lama, Jalan Klang Lama, Bandar Sunway and terminates at Subang Jaya.

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Bangsar is a five-minute drive from KL Sentral, a major transportation hub in neighbouring Brickfields.

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