|Commune, arrondissement and city|
|• Total||6,102 km2 (2,356 sq mi)|
|Elevation||164 m (538 ft)|
|Population (2013 census)|
|• Density||11/km2 (28/sq mi)|
|Time zone||WAT (UTC+1)|
|Area code(s)||(+229) 95|
Karimama is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Alibori Department of northeastern Benin. The commune covers an area of 6102 square kilometres and as of 2013 had a population of 66,675 people.The town lies on the border with Niger.
Most of the population are engaged in agricultural activities followed by trade, transportation and handicrafts. The main crops grown are maize, cotton, sorghum, cowpeas, peanut, okra, cassava, onion, potatoes and rice.
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