São João dos Angolares

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São João dos Angolares
Town
Angolares (20998698446).jpg
São João dos Angolares is located in São Tomé
São João dos Angolares
São João dos Angolares
Location on São Tomé Island
Coordinates: 0°8′N 6°39′E / 0.133°N 6.650°E / 0.133; 6.650Coordinates: 0°8′N 6°39′E / 0.133°N 6.650°E / 0.133; 6.650
Country  São Tomé and Príncipe
Province São Tomé Province
District Caué District
Elevation 143 m (469 ft)
Population (2008)
 • Total 2,132
Time zone UTC (UTC+0)
Area code(s) (+238) 18

São João dos Angolares is a small town on the east coast of São Tomé Island in São Tomé and Príncipe. It is the seat of the Caué District. Its population is 2,132 (2008 est.).[1] The townspeople speak Angolar (Ngola), a unique creole language. Nearby localities include Granja.

The town's notable landmark is named Roça São João where a factory once operated now a historic landmark.

Its football (soccer) club is UDRA (União Desportiva Rei Amador).

Population history[edit]

Year Population
1999 (estimate) 2.045[2]
2001 (census) 1.862[3]
2010 (estimate) 2.373[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ INE, Evolução da população São-Tomense por localidades, 2001/2007-08
  2. ^ a b (in German) São Tomé und Príncipe: Die wichtigsten Orte mit Statistiken zu ihrer Bevölkerung Bevoelkerungsstatistik.de
  3. ^ São Tomé and Príncipe www.citypopulation.de