Bukomansimbi

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Bukomansimbi
Bukomansimbi is located in Uganda
Bukomansimbi
Bukomansimbi
Map of Uganda showing the location of Bukomansimbi.
Coordinates: 00°10′00″S 31°37′07″E / 0.16667°S 31.61861°E / -0.16667; 31.61861
Country  Uganda
Region Central Uganda
District Bukomansimbi District
Elevation 1,200 m (3,900 ft)
Population (2012 Estimate)
 • Total 9,900
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Bukomansimbi is a town in the Central Region of Uganda. It is the chief municipal, administrative, and commercial center of Bukomansimbi District and the site of the district headquarters.

Location[edit]

Bukomansimbi is on the main highway between Masaka and Sembabule. It is approximately 26 kilometres (16 mi), by road, northwest of Masaka, the largest city in the sub-region.[1] The coordinates of the town are 0°10'00.0"S, 31°37'07.0"E (Latitude:-0.166667; Longitude:31.618600).[2]

Population[edit]

As of May 2014, local sources estimated the population of the town as "less than 10,000".[3]

Points of interest[edit]

The following additional points of interest lie within the town limits or close to its borders:[3]

  • offices of Bukomansimbi Town Council
  • Bukomansimbi central market
  • Kitanda Health Center III, a health facility administered by the Uganda Ministry of Health
  • Masaka-Sembabule road, passing through the western neighborhoods of the town
  • Kitoma Light Junior School
  • Kabigi Taqwa Islamic School
  • Makoomi Yesu Akwagala School
  • St. Josephat Meeru Primary School
  • Kyakamunya Muslim Primary School
  • St. Lawrence School
  • St. Kizito School
  • Mbaale Ibn Masood School
  • Lwamayonza School
  • Kakindu Muslim School
  • Mukoza Muslim School
  • Madera Junior School
  • Kidsgear Primary School
  • Hoys College

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Road Distance Between Masaka And Bukomansimbi With Map". Globefeed.com. Retrieved 10 May 2014. 
  2. ^ Google (21 July 2015). "Location of Bukomansimbi At Google Maps" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 21 July 2015. 
  3. ^ a b Watuwa Timbiti, Disms Buregyeya (24 September 2013). "Environment: Bukomansimbi's nightmares". New Vision. Retrieved 21 July 2015. 

Coordinates: 00°10′00″S 31°37′07″E / 0.16667°S 31.61861°E / -0.16667; 31.61861