Mangu, Nigeria

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LGA and town
Mangu is located in Nigeria
Location in Nigeria
Coordinates: 9°26′N 9°08′E / 9.433°N 9.133°E / 9.433; 9.133Coordinates: 9°26′N 9°08′E / 9.433°N 9.133°E / 9.433; 9.133
Country  Nigeria
State Plateau State
Headquarters Mangu Town
 • Total 1,653 km2 (638 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
 • Total 294,931
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 932
ISO 3166 code NG.PL.MA

Mangu (or Mongu) is a Local Government Area in Plateau State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Mangu at9°31′00″N 9°06′00″E / 9.51667°N 9.10000°E / 9.51667; 9.10000.

It has an area of 1,653 km² and a population of 294,931 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 932.[1]


  1. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2012-11-26. Retrieved 2009-10-20.