Busolwe

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Busolwe
Busolwe is located in Uganda
Busolwe
Busolwe
Location in Uganda
Coordinates: 00°50′57″N 33°55′37″E / 0.84917°N 33.92694°E / 0.84917; 33.92694
Country Flag of Uganda.svg Uganda
Region Eastern Uganda
District Butaleja District
Elevation 3,600 ft (1,100 m)
Population (2008 Estimate)
 • Total 9,200

Busolwe is a town in Eastern Uganda. It is one of the two municipalities in Butaleja District, the other municipality being Butaleja, the location of the district headquarters.

Location[edit]

Busolwe is located approximately 47 kilometres (29 mi), by road, southwest of Mbale, the largest city in the sub-region.[1] This location lies approximately 11 kilometres (6.8 mi), by road, southwest of Butaleja, the location of the district headquarters.[2] The coordinates of the town are:00 50 57N, 33 55 37E (Latitude:0.8490; Longitude:33.9270).

Population[edit]

The Uganda Bureau of statistics estimates the 2011 mid-year population of Busolwe at 8,500.[3]

Landmarks[edit]

The landmarks in the town of Busolwe include:

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Coordinates: 00°50′57″N 33°55′37″E / 0.84917°N 33.92694°E / 0.84917; 33.92694