Garoua, Cameroon

Garoua is a large place in the region of North in Cameroon with a population of approximately 436,899 people and is one of the largest places in Cameroon. Find all facts and information about Garoua.

Facts and figures on Garoua at a glance

Name: Garoua (Garoua)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 436,899 people
Region name (Level 1): North
Country: Cameroon
Continent: Africa

Garoua is located in the region of North and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Garoua to Cameroon's capital Yaounde (Yaoundé) is approximately 637 km / 396 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Garoua
Garoua GarouaLarge place / Regional capital436,899 peopleNorth North Region

Map of Garoua

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Information on Garoua

Information on Garoua
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Garoua GarouaNorth North RegionCameroonAfrica

Time in Garoua

Time in Garoua
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 28 Feb 2024 - 11:52pm (23:52h)NoWed, 28 Feb 2024 - 11:52pm (23:52h)UTC +1.0Africa/Douala

Geographic coordinates of Garoua

Latitude & Longitude of Garoua
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map9°18'05.1"N (9.3014300°)13°23'51.8"E (13.3977100°)

Distances from Garoua

Distances from Garoua
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
1,030 km north of the equator1,472 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Garoua

Places around Garoua

5 places found within 5 km around Garoua. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Garoua
Roumde Lamido Roumdé Lamido-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Poumpoumre Poumpoumré-3.9 km 2.5 mishow
Bockle Bocklé-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Djamboutou Manga Djamboutou Manga-4.8 km 3.0 mishow
Badoudi Badoudi-4.9 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Garoua

1 airport found within 15 km around Garoua. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Garoua
Garoua Airport Garoua AirportFKKR, GOU4.9 km 3.0 mishow

External sources of information on Garoua

Garoua on Wikipedia