Bole Medhanealem

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Bole Medhanealem
ቦሌ
District of Addis Ababa
Bole (red) within Addis Ababa
Bole (red) within Addis Ababa
Bole Medhanealem is located in Ethiopia
Bole Medhanealem
Bole Medhanealem
Location in Ethiopia
Coordinates: 9°0′8.64″N 38°47′59.64″E / 9.0024000°N 38.7999000°E / 9.0024000; 38.7999000Coordinates: 9°0′8.64″N 38°47′59.64″E / 9.0024000°N 38.7999000°E / 9.0024000; 38.7999000
Country  Ethiopia
City Addis Ababa
Area
 • Total 122.08 km2 (47.14 sq mi)
  [1]
Population (2011)
 • Total 328,900[1]
Time zone East Africa Time (UTC+3)
Area code(s) (+251) 11

Bole Medhanealem, or simply Bole (Amharic: ቦሌ?), is one of the 10 subcities of Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, so named after the Medhanealem (Saviour of the World) Cathedral there.[2] As of 2011 its population was of 328,900.[1]

Geography[edit]

The district is located in the southeastern suburb of the city. It borders with the districts of Yeka, Kirkos, Nifas Silk-Lafto and Akaky Kaliti.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Bole". City Government of Addis Ababa. Archived from the original on 25 November 2013. Retrieved 14 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "Areas in Addis Ababa". Wanted in Africa. Retrieved 6 October 2013. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Districts of Addis Ababa at Wikimedia Commons