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Ngora is located in Uganda
Location in Uganda
Coordinates: 01°27′20″N 33°46′41″E / 1.45556°N 33.77806°E / 1.45556; 33.77806
Country Flag of Uganda.svg Uganda
Region Eastern Uganda
Sub-region Teso sub-region
District Ngora District
Elevation 3,600 ft (1,100 m)
Population (2013 Estimate)
 • Total 20,000

Ngora is a town in Eastern Uganda. It is the main political, administrative and commercial centre of Ngora District. The district is named after the town.


Ngora is located approximately 42 kilometres (26 mi), by road, southeast of Soroti, the largest city in the sub-region.[1] This location lies approximately 230 kilometres (140 mi), by road, northeast of Kampala, the capital of Uganda and the largest city in that country.[2] The coordinates of the town are:01 27 20N, 33 46 41E (Latitude:1.4555; Longitude:33.7780).[3]


In 2004, the population of the town was estimated at about 9,200 people.[4] As of April 2013, the population of Ngora Town was estimated to exceed 20,000.[5]

Points of interest[edit]

The following points of interest lie within the town limits or close to its edges:

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Map Showing Soroti And Ngora With Distance Marker". Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  2. ^ "Road Distance Between Kampala And Ngora With Map". Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  3. ^ Ngora Mukura Rd (1970-01-01). "Location of Ngora At Google Maps". Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  4. ^ "Estimated Population of Ngora In 2004". 2011-09-08. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  5. ^ Otim, Richard (9 April 2013). "More Than 100 Latrines Destroyed". Daily Monitor. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 

Coordinates: 01°27′20″N 33°46′41″E / 1.45556°N 33.77806°E / 1.45556; 33.77806