Pangani District

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Pangani District
Wilaya ya Pangani  (Swahili)
District
Pangani River
Location in Tanzania (dark green)
Location in Tanzania (dark green)
Country Tanzania
Zone Northern
Region Tanga
Capital Pangani
Government
 • District Commissioner Zipora Pangani
Area
 • Total 1,756 km2 (678 sq mi)
Population (2012)
 • Total 54,025
 • Density 31/km2 (80/sq mi)
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)
Postcode 213xx
Area code(s) 027
Website tanga.go.tz

Pangani is one of the eight districts of Tanga Region in Tanzania. It is bordered to the North by the Muheza District, to the East by the Indian Ocean, to the South by the Pwani Region and to the West by the Handeni District.

The center is Pangani.

According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Pangani District was 44,107.[1]

Wards[edit]

The Pangani District is administratively divided into 13 wards:

  • Bushiri
  • Bweni
  • Kimanga
  • Kipumbwi
  • Madanga
  • Mikunguni
  • Mkalamo
  • Mkwaja
  • Mwera
  • Pangani Magharibi (West)
  • Pangani Mashariki (East)
  • Tungamaa
  • Ubangaa

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