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Nebbi is located in Uganda
Location in Uganda
Coordinates: 02°28′45″N 31°05′24″E / 2.47917°N 31.09000°E / 2.47917; 31.09000
Country Flag of Uganda.svg Uganda
Region Northern Uganda
Sub-region West Nile sub-region
District Nebbi District
Elevation 3,220 ft (980 m)
Population (2011 Estimate)
 • Total 28,800

Nebbi is a town in Northern Uganda. It is the 'chief town' of Nebbi District and the district headquarters are located there. The district was named after the town.


Nebbi is located in Nebbi District, West Nile sub-region, in Northern Uganda. It lies approximately 77 kilometres (48 mi), by road, southeast of Arua, the largest town in the sub-region. [1] This location is approximately 170 kilometres (110 mi), by road, southwest of Gulu, the largest city in Northern Uganda.[2] The coordinates of the town are:2°28'45.0"N, 31°05'24.0"E (Latitude:2.479167; Longitude:31.0900).[3]


The 2002 national population census put the population of Nebbi at about 22,740. In 2010, the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), estimated the population of the town at 28,000. In 2011, UBOS estimated the mid-year population of Nebbi at 28,800.[4]

Points of interest[edit]

The following points of interest lie in the town or near the town limits:


See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Road Distance Between Arua And Nebbi With Map". Retrieved 3 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Map Showing Gulu And Nebbi With Distance Marker". Retrieved 3 June 2014. 
  3. ^ Google, . "Location of Nebbi At Google Maps". Google Maps. Retrieved 3 June 2014. 
  4. ^ UBOS, . "Estimated Population of Nebbi In 2002, 2010 And 2011". Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS). Retrieved 3 June 2014. 

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Coordinates: 02°28′45″N 31°05′24″E / 2.47917°N 31.09000°E / 2.47917; 31.09000