Evinayong

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Evinayong
Evinayong is located in Equatorial Guinea
Evinayong
Evinayong
Location in Equatorial Guinea
Coordinates: 1°27′N 10°34′E / 1.450°N 10.567°E / 1.450; 10.567Coordinates: 1°27′N 10°34′E / 1.450°N 10.567°E / 1.450; 10.567
Country  Equatorial Guinea
Province Centro Sur
Elevation 631 m (2,070 ft)
Population (2012)
 • City 9,155
 • Metro 36,500
Climate Am

Evinayong is a town atop a small mountain in south eastern Rio Muni, central Equatorial Guinea, Western Africa.

It is the capital of the Centro Sur Province and is St. Joseph's cathedral is the episcopal see of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Evinayong.

In 2001 it had a population of 7,997. It lies and is known for its nightlife, its market and the nearby waterfalls. It also contains a prison.

Notable residents[edit]