Chitipa

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Coordinates: 9°42′07″S 33°16′12″E / 9.70194°S 33.27000°E / -9.70194; 33.27000

Chitipa
Chitipa is located in Malawi
Chitipa
Chitipa
Location in Malawi
Coordinates: 9°42′07″S 33°16′12″E / 9.70194°S 33.27000°E / -9.70194; 33.27000
Country  Malawi
Region Northern Region
District Chitipa District
Population (2008)
 • Total 11,160
Time zone +2

Chitipa is the capital of Chitipa District, Malawi and the birthplace of Malawian lawyer, politician, and philanthropist James Nyondo. It is also known as Fort Hill. It is very near Malawi's tri-point border with Zambia and Tanzania.

Demographics[edit]

Year Population[1]
1987 4 925
1998 7 136
2008 11 160

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