Atakunmosa West

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Atakunmosa West
Atakunmosa West is located in Nigeria
Atakunmosa West
Atakunmosa West
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 7°33′N 4°40′E / 7.550°N 4.667°E / 7.550; 4.667Coordinates: 7°33′N 4°40′E / 7.550°N 4.667°E / 7.550; 4.667
Country  Nigeria
State Osun State
 • Total 577 km2 (223 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 68,643
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 233
ISO 3166 code NG.OS.AW

Atakunmosa West is a Local Government Area in Osun State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Osu (or Oshu) in the north of the area at7°35′00″N 4°37′00″E / 7.58333°N 4.61667°E / 7.58333; 4.61667.

It has an area of 577 km² and a population of 68,643 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 233.[1]


  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 7 October 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-20.