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Seremban
Skyline of Seremban
Nickname(s): S'ban
Location of Seremban in the Malaysian peninsula
Country Malaysia
State Negeri Sembilan
District Seremban District
Establishment 1840
Granted municipal status 1979
Area
 • City 959 km2 (370 sq mi)
 • Metro 2,980 km2 (1,150 sq mi)
Elevation 79 m (259 ft)
Population (2010)
 • City 555,935 (9th)
 • Density 489.00/km2 (1,266.51/sq mi)
 • Metro 806,920
 • Demonym Serembanese
Time zone MST (UTC+8)
 • Summer (DST) Not observed (UTC)
Postal code 70xxx to 75xxx
Mean solar time UTC + 06:46:48
National calling code 06
License plate prefix Nxx (for all vehicles include taxis)
ISO 3166-2 MY-14
Website Official Seremban Municipal Council Website

Seremban is the capital of the Malaysian state of Negeri Sembilan, it is located in district of Seremban, one from the seven districts of Negeri Sembilan. The town's administration is run by the Seremban Municipal Council also known as Majlis Perbandaran Seremban. On 9 September 2009, Seremban was to be declared as a city, however it was later deferred due to technical reasons. However, the idea of granting city status has been brought up again and Seremban is expected to become a city on September 9, 2013.

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Although Seremban does not have a city status, it has nevertheless three sister cities.

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