Adansi North District

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Adansi North District
District
Districts of Ashanti
Districts of Ashanti
Adansi North District is located in Ghana
Adansi North District
Adansi North District
Districts of Ashanti
Coordinates: 6°17′N 1°31′W / 6.283°N 1.517°W / 6.283; -1.517
Country  Ghana
Region Ashanti Region
Capital Fomena
Government
 • District Executive Peter Kwabena Ameyaw
Area
 • Total 828 km2 (320 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

The Adansi North District is one of the twenty-seven (27) districts in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. Its capital is Fomena.

Economy[edit]

Adansi North District contains six major natural forest reserves, and Obuasi Gold Mine, one of Anglogold Ashanti's largest gold mines.

Education[edit]

The district has 195 schools and 4 major hospitals.

Tourism[edit]

The Kwapia shrine is a major tourist attraction in the district.

Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 6°17′N 1°31′W / 6.283°N 1.517°W / 6.283; -1.517