Trà Vinh ( listen) is a province in the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam. The capital is Trà Vinh Town.
Administrative divisions 
Tra Vinh province comprises one town (Trà Vinh) and seven districts:
- Càng Long
- Châu Thành
- Cầu Kè
- Tiểu Cần
- Cầu Ngang
- Trà Cú
- Duyên Hải
Besides having mostly Vietnamese, Trà Vinh is populated with many members of the Khmer Krom ethnic group. They are partly members of the old Khmer Empire, later divided under political and historical turmoil. Trà Vinh also has one of the largest ethnic Hoa (Chinese) communities in Vietnam.
Although the name is believed to derive from the Khmer language, it was formerly written in Vietnamese records as 茶榮. The Khmer name for this province is Preah Trapeang (Khmer: ព្រះត្រពាំង).
- ^ TỈNH TRÀ VINH 07/05/2009, Trang tin điện tử của – Ủy ban Dân tộc
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