Rubirizi

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Rubirizi
Rubirizi is located in Uganda
Rubirizi
Rubirizi
Location in Uganda
Coordinates: 00°15′54″S 30°06′00″E / 0.26500°S 30.10000°E / -0.26500; 30.10000
Country Flag of Uganda.svg Uganda
Region Western Region
Sub-Region Ankole sub-region
District Rubirizi District
Elevation 4,300 ft (1,300 m)

Rubirizi, sometimes spelled Rubiriizi, is a town in Rubirizi District, Ankole sub-region, Western Uganda. The town is the main municipal, administrative and commercial center of Rubirizi District. The district is named after the town.

Location[edit]

Rubirizi lies just south of the Equator, along the Ntungamo-Kasese Highway. This location is approximately 90 kilometres (56 mi), by road, northwest of Mbarara, the largest city in Ankole sub-region.[1] This location lies approximately 350 kilometres (220 mi), by road, southwest of Kampala, the capital of Uganda and the largest city in that country.[2] The coordinates of the town are: 00° 15' 54S, 30° 06' 00E (Latitude:-0.2650; Longitude: 30.1000).[3]

Population[edit]

As of April 2014, the population of Rubirizi is not publicly known.

Points of interest[edit]

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

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Road Distance Between Mbarara And Rubirizi With Map". Globefeed.com. Retrieved 14 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Map Showing Kampala And Rubirizi With Distance Marker". Globefeed.com. Retrieved 14 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Location of Rubirizi At Google Maps". Google Maps. Retrieved 14 April 2014. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 00°15′54″S 30°06′00″E / 0.26500°S 30.10000°E / -0.26500; 30.10000