Selangor is one of the 13 states of Malaysia located on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. The Straits of Malacca is to its west while it is bordered by Perak, Pahang and Negeri Sembilan. Federal territories within this state are Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya. Its capital city is Shah Alam and royal capital is Klang.

Petaling Jaya is another major development zone of Selangor and was awarded city status in 2006, making Selangor the only other state in Malaysia with more than one city; the other is Sarawak. Selangor also has the largest state population in Malaysia.

Being one of the most developed states with good infrastructure, the Selangor property market is huge and promises high return on investments. Major commercial developments include office towers, shopping malls, shop-office space and industrial lots. A wide spectrum of residential properties makes up the landscape of this state. Popular residential properties include terraced houses, semi-detached units, bungalows, serviced apartments, low-cost flats and luxury condominiums.

Residents of Selangor typically experience beautiful weather throughout the year with sunny days and cool evenings. Humidity levels remain high for most months and are generally at 80 percent or higher. Temperatures can range from 23 to 33˚C. The rainy season starts from December to February.

Malays make up more than 50 percent of the population in Selangor. The rest of the residents consist of Chinese, Indian and other ethnic groups. The cultural influence of Malays in Selangor is mainly from Bugis, Johor, Minangkabau, Mandailing and Javanese ancestries. The development of tin mining and rubber plantation in the 19th century brought in the Chinese and Indians. Hence, a kaleidoscope of cultures exists in harmony in this state. This is also reflected in its wide variety of local cuisines which include nasi lemak, bak kut teh and roti canai.

Areas in Selangor

Popular Areas
Other Areas

Latest Properties for Sale in Selangor

Country Heights, Kajang

Country Heights, ...

Lorong Senyum Matahari, Kajang, Selangor

RM 8,550,000

SAVANNA Executive Suite Southville City

SAVANNA Executive ...

Southville City Off Lebuhraya Utara Selatan, ...

1017 sqft

RM 320,000

Villa Damansara

Villa Damansara, Kota Damansara, Selangor

3500 sqft

RM 2,480,000

Green Acres Tropicana

Green Acres ...

Green Acres Tropicana, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

2800 sqft

RM 2,500,000

SS7 Kelana Jaya

SS7 Kelana ...

SS7 Kelana Jaya, Kelana Jaya, Selangor

7000 sqft

RM 4,500,000

28 Residency Sunway Damansara

28 Residency Sunway ...

28 Residency, Sunway Damansara, Tropicana, Selangor

4000 sqft

RM 2,200,000

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Latest Properties for Rent in Selangor

Metropolitan Square

Metropolitan Square

- Jalan PJU 8/1, Damansara Perdana, Selangor

1240 sqft

RM 2,800 / month

Empire Damansara

Empire Damansara

- Jalan PJU 8/8, Damansara Perdana, Petaling Jaya, ...

752 sqft

RM 2,200 / month

taman lestari perdana

taman lestari ...

lp 6/3 taman lestari perdana., Seri Kembangan, ...

RM 1,800 / month

Zenith Residence, Kelana Jaya,Fully Furnished

Zenith Residence, ...

Zenith Residence Kelana Jaya, Kelana Jaya, ...

1173 sqft

RM 3,300 / month

Centrestage,Petaling Jaya Selangor

Centrestage,Petaling ...

123 Jalan Kemajuan, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

452 sqft

RM 1,300 / month

Metropolitan Square

Metropolitan Square

- Jalan PJU 8/1, Damansara Perdana, Selangor

872 sqft

RM 2,000 / month

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Fast Fact

Capital :
Shah Alam

Royal capital :

Sultan :
Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah

Menteri Besar :
Abdul Khalid Ibrahim (PKR)

Total Area :
8,104 km2 (3,129 sq mi)

Total Population (2010) :

Density :
670/km2 (1,700/sq mi)