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Tarkwa, Ghana

Tarkwa is a mid-size place in the region of Western in Ghana with a population of approximately 34,941 people and is one of the largest places in Ghana. Find all facts and information about Tarkwa.

Facts and figures on Tarkwa at a glance

Name: Tarkwa (Tarkwa)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 34,941 people
Region name (Level 1): Western
Country: Ghana
Continent: Africa

Tarkwa is located in the region of Western. Western's capital Sekondi-Takoradi (Sekondi-Takoradi) is approximately 51 km / 32 mi away from Tarkwa (as the crow flies). The distance from Tarkwa to Ghana's capital Accra (Accra) is approximately 200 km / 124 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Tarkwa to the largest places in Ghana.

Facts and figures about Tarkwa
Tarkwa TarkwaMid-size place34,941 peopleWestern Western Region

Map of Tarkwa

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Information on Tarkwa

Information on Tarkwa
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Tarkwa TarkwaWestern Western RegionGhanaAfrica

Time in Tarkwa

Time in Tarkwa
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 - 11:52amNoWed, 23 Jan 2019 - 11:52amUTCAfrica/Accra

Geographic coordinates of Tarkwa

Latitude & Longitude of Tarkwa
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map5°18'23.2"N (5.3064400°)1°59'05.1"W (-1.9847400°)

Distances from Tarkwa

Distances from Tarkwa
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
588 km north of the equator220 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Tarkwa

Places around Tarkwa

14 places found within 5 km around Tarkwa. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Tarkwa
Abontiakun Abontiakun-1.1 km 0.7 mishow
Yakwakrom Yakwakrom-2.1 km 1.3 mishow
Nyankumasi Nyankumasi-2.3 km 1.4 mishow
Nsuta Nsuta-2.5 km 1.6 mishow
Atoabo Atoabo-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Ajumam Ajumam-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Kokwadu Kokwadu-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Wonahuni Wonahuni-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Efuenta Efuenta-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Mantraim Mantraim-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Banso Banso-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Sibebi Sibebi-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Nyamibechire Nyamibechire-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
Edokrom Edokrom-4.9 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Tarkwa

No airports found within 15 km around Tarkwa. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km

External sources of information on Tarkwa

Tarkwa on Wikipedia