Paloh is a small town in the Kluang district of Johor, Malaysia. It has a rather balanced population of Chinese, Malays and Indians. This town is located 35 kilometers away from Kluang and about 32 kilometers away from Yong Peng.

The town's main activity is the cultivation of oil palms and rubber trees. A KTM Intercity railway station is located in this town, and it is linked to Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru and Singapore via the North South Line.

During the Malayan Emergency (1948-1960) the town was considered a "black area" of communist terrorists and sympathizers.


There are 9083 males and 7337 females living in Paloh (16,420 total). There are about 5824 houses. [ [ Profile of Paloh] . Retrieved August 25 2007. ]

Education in Paloh

# Sek. Men. Keb. Bandar Paloh
# Sek.Keb.Bandar Paloh 1
# Sek. Keb. Bandar Paloh 2
# Sek.Keb. Bukit Paloh
# SRJK(C) Yu Ming
# SRJK(C) Bandar Paloh
# SRJK(C) Bukit Paloh
# SRJK(C) Central Paloh
# SRJK(1) Bandar Paloh
# Sek. Agama Bandar Paloh
# Sek. Agama Bukit Paloh
# SRJK(T) Bandar Paloh

Housing Estates

# Taman Sri Paloh
# Taman Wilayah
# Taman Paloh
# Taman Melati
# Taman Murni

Town in Politics

ADUN : YB Chong Ah Owon


External links

* [ Profile of Paloh]

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