Hima, Uganda

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Hima
Hima is located in Uganda
Hima
Hima
Location in Uganda
Coordinates: 00°17′21″N 30°10′41″E / 0.28917°N 30.17806°E / 0.28917; 30.17806
Country Flag of Uganda.svg Uganda
Region Western Uganda
Sub-region Rwenzururu sub-region
District Kasese District
Elevation 3,220 ft (980 m)
Population (2011 Estimate)
 • Total 29,700

Hima is a town in Kasese District, Western Uganda.

Location[edit]

Hima lies on the main highway between Kasese and Fort Portal. The town is located approximately 29 kilometres (18 mi), by road, north of Kasese, the largest town in the Rwenzururu sub-region.[1] The coordinates of the town are: 00° 17' 21N, 30° 10' 41E (Latitude: 0.2890; Longitude: 30.1780).

Population[edit]

In 2010 the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), estimated the population of the town at 28,700.[2] In 2011, UBOS estimated that the mid-year population of Hima at 29,700.[3]

Landmarks[edit]

The landmarks within the town limits and close to the edges of town include:

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Coordinates: 00°17′21″N 30°10′41″E / 0.28917°N 30.17806°E / 0.28917; 30.17806