Nippes

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Nippes
Nip
Department
Nippes in Haiti
Nippes in Haiti
Country Flag of Haiti.svg Haiti
Capital Miragoâne
Government
 • Type Departmental Council
Area
 • Department 1,267.77 km2 (489.49 sq mi)
Population (2015)[1]
 • Department 342,325
 • Density 270/km2 (700/sq mi)
 • Urban 62,211
 • Rural 280,314
Time zone Eastern (UTC-5)
ISO 3166 code HT-NI

Nippes (Haitian Creole: Nip) is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It is the most recent department, having been split from Grand'Anse in 2003.[2] The capital of the department is Miragoâne.

Arrondissements[edit]

The department is divided into three arrondissements:

References[edit]

Coordinates: 18°27′N 73°6′W / 18.450°N 73.100°W / 18.450; -73.100