Hihifo District

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Hihifo
District
Map of Wallis Island showing the 3 districts:Hihifo is located in the north
Map of Wallis Island showing the 3 districts:
Hihifo is located in the north
Coordinates: 13°13′35″S 176°11′15″W / 13.22639°S 176.18750°W / -13.22639; -176.18750Coordinates: 13°13′35″S 176°11′15″W / 13.22639°S 176.18750°W / -13.22639; -176.18750
Country  France
Territory  Wallis and Futuna
Island Wallis
Chiefdom Uvea
Capital Vaitupu
Area
 • Total 23.4 km2 (9.0 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 2,203
Time zone UTC+12
No. of municipalities 5

Hihifo (Uvean for "West") is one of the 5 districts of Wallis and Futuna, located in Wallis Island, in the Pacific Ocean. It is part of the Chiefdom of Uvea.

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Located in the northern side of the island, Hihifo borders with the districts of Hahake. Vaitupu is the administrative seat.

The districts is divided into 5 municipal villages:[1]

Village Population
Alele 839
Vaitupu 607
Mala'e 498
Vailala 446
Tufuone 237

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