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Bafoussam, Cameroon

Bafoussam is a large place in the region of West in Cameroon with a population of approximately 290,768 people and is one of the largest places in Cameroon. Find all facts and information about Bafoussam.

Facts and figures on Bafoussam at a glance

Name: Bafoussam (Bafoussam)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 290,768 people
Region name (Level 1): West
Country: Cameroon
Continent: Africa

Bafoussam is located in the region of West and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Bafoussam to Cameroon's capital Yaounde (Yaoundé) is approximately 216 km / 134 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Bafoussam to the largest places in Cameroon.

Facts and figures about Bafoussam
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Bafoussam BafoussamLarge place / Regional capital290,768 peopleWest West Region

Map of Bafoussam

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Information on Bafoussam

Information on Bafoussam
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Bafoussam BafoussamWest West RegionCameroonAfrica

Time in Bafoussam

Time in Bafoussam
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:24pmNoMon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:24pmUTC +1.0Africa/Douala

Geographic coordinates of Bafoussam

Latitude & Longitude of Bafoussam
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map5°28'39.9"N (5.4777500°)10°25'03.3"E (10.4175900°)

Distances from Bafoussam

Distances from Bafoussam
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
607 km north of the equator1,154 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Bafoussam

Places around Bafoussam

31 places found within 5 km around Bafoussam. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Bafoussam
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Njisse Njisse-1.4 km 0.9 mishow
Tchitchap Tchitchap-1.5 km 0.9 mishow
Fou-sap Fou-sap-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Toungang Toungang-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Kwongouo Kwongouo-1.7 km 1.1 mishow
Negou Négou-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Menzi Mènzi-2.0 km 1.3 mishow
Tyo Tyo-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Tyo-Village Tyo-Village-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Ngwache Ngwache-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Toket Tokèt-2.8 km 1.8 mishow
Tchouwong Tchouwong-3.6 km 2.3 mishow
Baleng Baleng-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Toungang Toungang-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Tsewong Tsewong-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Megom Megom-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Ndennda Ndennda-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Ndenso Ndenso-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Lengwo Lengwo-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Tobang Tobang-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Tyo-Laangwen Tyo-Laangwén-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Njimnefo Njimnefo-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
King-Place King-Place-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Tchouo Tchouo-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Menzi Mènzi-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Njassa Njassa-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Ndionkou Ndionkou-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Ndoumdi Ndoumdi-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Mbwo Mbwo-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Tossessong Tossessong-4.9 km 3.0 mishow
Laangwen Laangwén-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Bafoussam

1 airport found within 15 km around Bafoussam. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Bafoussam
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Bafoussam Airport Bafoussam AirportBFX, FKKU9.6 km 6.0 mishow

External sources of information on Bafoussam

Bafoussam on Wikipedia