Mitooma

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Mitooma
Mitooma is located in Uganda
Mitooma
Mitooma
Location in Uganda
Coordinates: 00°36′54″S 30°02′42″E / 0.61500°S 30.04500°E / -0.61500; 30.04500
Country Flag of Uganda.svg Uganda
Region Western Region
Sub-region Ankole sub-region
Elevation 5,600 ft (1,700 m)
Population (2013 Estimate)
 • Total 22,000

Mitooma is a town in Western Uganda. It is the main municipal, administrative and commercial center of Mitooma District. The district is named after the town.

Location[edit]

Mitooma is located approximately 24 kilometres (15 mi), by road, southwest of Bushenyi, the nearest large town.[1] This location lies approximately 85 kilometres (53 mi), by road, west of Mbarara, the largest city in Ankole sub-region.[2] The coordinates of the town are:0°36'54.0"S, 30°02'42.0"E (Latitude:-0.6150; Longitude:30.0450).[3]

Population[edit]

In November 2013, the population of Mitooma Municipality was estimated at about 22,000.[4] The next national population census in Uganda is planned for August 2014.[5]

Points of interest[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Road Distance Between Bushenyi And Mitooma With Map". Globefeed.com. Retrieved 8 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Approximate Road Distance Between Mbarara And Mitooma With Map". Globefeed.com. Retrieved 8 June 2014. 
  3. ^ Google, . "Location of Mitooma At Google Maps". Google Maps. Retrieved 8 June 2014. 
  4. ^ Vision, Reporter (17 November 2013). "Mitooma Uses One Latrine". New Vision. Retrieved 8 June 2014. 
  5. ^ Ninsiima, Racheal (14 July 2013). "Uganda Census Planned for 2014". The Observer (Uganda). Retrieved 8 June 2014. 

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Coordinates: 00°36′54″S 30°02′42″E / 0.61500°S 30.04500°E / -0.61500; 30.04500