Niangoloko

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Niangoloko
Niangoloko Forest
Niangoloko Forest
Niangoloko is located in Burkina Faso
Niangoloko
Niangoloko
Location within Burkina Faso, French West Africa
Coordinates: 10°17′16″N 4°54′39″W / 10.287896°N 4.910889°W / 10.287896; -4.910889
Country  Burkina Faso
Region Cascades Region
Province Comoé Province
Department Niangoloko Department
Elevation 303 m (994 ft)
Population (2012)[1]
 • Total 26,088
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Niangoloko is a town and seat of the Niangoloko Department in southwestern Burkina Faso. It is near the city of Bobo-Dioulasso and the border with Côte d'Ivoire. The town has a population of 26,028.[2]

Transport[edit]

The town is served by a station on the Abidjan-Ouagadougou railway. It is also connected to Banfora via regular bush taxi service.

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Coordinates: 10°17′00″N 04°55′00″W / 10.28333°N 4.91667°W / 10.28333; -4.91667