Addis Ketema

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Addis Ketema
District of Addis Ababa
Addis Ketema (red) within Addis Ababa
Addis Ketema (red) within Addis Ababa
Addis Ketema is located in Ethiopia
Addis Ketema
Addis Ketema
Location in Ethiopia
Coordinates: 9°2′2.22″N 38°43′55.81″E / 9.0339500°N 38.7321694°E / 9.0339500; 38.7321694Coordinates: 9°2′2.22″N 38°43′55.81″E / 9.0339500°N 38.7321694°E / 9.0339500; 38.7321694
Country  Ethiopia
City Addis Ababa
Area
 • Total 7.41 km2 (2.86 sq mi)
  [1]
Population (2011)
 • Total 271,644[1]
Time zone East Africa Time (UTC+3)
Area code(s) (+251) 11

Addis Ketema (Amharic: አዲስ ከተማ?)Addis Ketema, "new city"; is one of the 10 subcities of Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia. As of 2011 its population was of 271,664.[1]

Geography[edit]

The district is located in the northwestern area of the city, not too far from its centre. It borders with the districts of Gullele in the north, Arada in the east, Lideta in the south and Kolfe Keranio in the west. Also, Addis Mercato is located in Addis Ketema which is Africa's largest open-air marketplace.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Addis Ketema". City Government of Addis Ababa.

External links[edit]

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