Komodo (village)

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Komodo
A view of Komodo village from its harbor
A view of Komodo village from its harbor
CountryIndonesia
RegionLesser Sunda Islands
ProvinceEast Nusa Tenggara
RegencyWest Manggarai
Area
 • Total198.08 km2 (76.48 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total1,764
Time zoneUTC+8 (WITA)

Komodo is a village located in the subdistrict of Komodo, West Manggarai Regency, East Nusa Tenggara province, in Indonesia. The village encompasses the territory of Komodo Island and the small surrounding islands.[1]

Population[edit]

The native population of Komodo, the Komodo people, has been extinct since the 1980s. The present population consists of Bugis people from South Sulawesi and Bima people from West Nusa Tenggara.[2]

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