Brass, Nigeria

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Brass is located in Nigeria
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 4°18′54″N 6°14′30″E / 4.31500°N 6.24167°E / 4.31500; 6.24167Coordinates: 4°18′54″N 6°14′30″E / 4.31500°N 6.24167°E / 4.31500; 6.24167
Country  Nigeria
State Bayelsa State
 • Type Democracy
 • Total 1,404 km2 (542 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 185,049
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 562
ISO 3166 code NG.BY.BR

Brass is a Local Government Area in Bayelsa State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Twon-Brass on Brass Island along the coast. It has a coastline of approximately 90 km on the Bight of Bonny. Much of the area of the LGA is occupied by the Edumanom National Forest.

It has an area of 1,404 km² and a population of 185,049 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 562.[1]


  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2009-10-07. Retrieved 2009-10-20.