Goderich, Sierra Leone

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Goderich, Western Area
Goderich, Western Area is located in Sierra Leone
Goderich, Western Area
Goderich, Western Area
Location in Sierra Leone
Coordinates: 8°26′N 13°17′W / 8.433°N 13.283°W / 8.433; -13.283
Country Sierra Leone
Region Western Area
District Western Area Rural District
Population (2004)
 • Total

19,209

timezone = Greenwich Mean Time

Goderich is an affluent neighborhood in the west end of Freetown, Sierra Leone's capital. Goderich lies about 13 miles (20 kilometers) from downtown Freetown. Goderich had a population 19,209 in the 2004 census[1] Goderich has a high standard of living and is one of the wealthiest neighborhood in Freetown.

Notable current residents of Goderich include current Sierra Leone's president Ernest Bai Koroma[1] and former Sierra Leone's vice president Solomon Berewa.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ibrahim Mohamed Sesay, Andrew A. Karam, Jinnah J. Ngobeh (eds., 2006), Republic of Sierra Leone, 2004 Population and Housing Census: Analytical Report on Population Distribution, Migration, and Urbanization in Sierra Leone.

Coordinates: 8°26′N 13°17′W / 8.433°N 13.283°W / 8.433; -13.283