Nakasongola

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This article is about the town. For the district of which it is headquarters, see Nakasongola District.
Nakasongola
Nakasongola is located in Uganda
Nakasongola
Nakasongola
Location in Uganda
Coordinates: 01°18′54″N 32°27′54″E / 1.31500°N 32.46500°E / 1.31500; 32.46500
Country Flag of Uganda.svg Uganda
Region Central Uganda
District Nakasongola District
Elevation 3,810 ft (1,160 m)
Population (2012 Estimate)
 • Total 7,800

Nakasongola is a town in Central Uganda. It is the location of the district headquarters for Nakasongola District. The district is named after the town.

Location[edit]

Nakasongola is located approximately 140 kilometres (87 mi) north of Kampala, the capital of Uganda and its largest city, on an all-weather tarmac highway between Kampala and Masindi.[1] The coordinates of the town are:01 18 54N, 32 27 54E.

Population[edit]

The population of Nakasongola Town was estimated at about 6,500 during the 2002 national census. In 2006, the population of the town was estimated at about 6,920.[2] In 2010, the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), estimated the mid-year population of Nakasongola at about 7,600. The mid year population estimate for the town is approximately 7,800.[3]

Points of interest[edit]

The following points of interest are located in the town of Nakasongola or near its borders:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Road Distance From Kampala To Nakasongola With Map". Globefeed.com. Retrieved 8 May 2014. 
  2. ^ "Estimated Population of Nakasongola Town In 2006". Mongabay.com. Retrieved 8 May 2014. 
  3. ^ "Estimated Population of Nakasongola In 2002, 2010 & 2012". Uganda Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 8 May 2014. 

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Coordinates: 01°18′54″N 32°27′54″E / 1.31500°N 32.46500°E / 1.31500; 32.46500