Assin Foso

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Assin Foso
Assin Fosu
Town and District Capital
Assin Foso is located in Ghana
Assin Foso
Assin Foso
Location of Assin Foso in Central Region
Coordinates: 5°42′N 1°39′W / 5.700°N 1.650°W / 5.700; -1.650
Country  Ghana
Region Central Region
District Assin North Municipal
Elevation 351 ft (107 m)
Population (2013)
 • Total 20,541[1]
  Ranked 65th in Ghana
Demonym Assin Fosan
Time zone GMT
 • Summer (DST) GMT (UTC)
Ethnicity Akan people

Assin Foso is a small town and is the capital of Assin North Municipal district, a district in the Central Region of Ghana.[2] Assin Foso is the 65th most populous settlement in Ghana, with a population of 20,541.[1] The town is known for the Obiri Yeboah Secondary School School.[3][4] The school is a second cycle institution.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "World Gazetteer online". World-gazetteer.com. 
  2. ^ Touring Central Region
  3. ^ "Educational Institutions". www.centralregion.gov.gh. Retrieved 12 August 2011. 
  4. ^ "References » Schools/Colleges". Retrieved 12 August 2011. 
  5. ^ "List of Secondary Schools in Assin Foso". Retrieved 12 August 2011. 


Coordinates: 5°42′N 1°39′W / 5.700°N 1.650°W / 5.700; -1.650