Rumonge

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Rumonge
Rumonge beach
Rumonge beach
Rumonge is located in Burundi
Rumonge
Rumonge
Location in Burundi
Coordinates: 3°58′S 29°26′E / 3.967°S 29.433°E / -3.967; 29.433
CountryFlag of Burundi.svg Burundi
ProvinceRumonge Province
Population
 (2008.[1])
 • Total35,931

Rumonge is the capital of Rumonge Province, Burundi, and is located on the shores of Lake Tanganyika. The 2008 census recorded a population of 35,931 in Rumonge, making it Burundi's fourth largest city.[1] It had a big Arab (Sharji/Azri) presence before Burundi's independence in 1962.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Brinkhoff, Thomas. "Burundi". City Population. Retrieved 15 July 2015.

Coordinates: 3°58′S 29°26′E / 3.967°S 29.433°E / -3.967; 29.433