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Bawku, Ghana

Bawku is a mid-size place in the region of Upper East in Ghana with a population of approximately 56,830 people and is one of the largest places in Ghana. Find all facts and information about Bawku.

Facts and figures on Bawku at a glance

Name: Bawku (Bawku)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 56,830 people
Region name (Level 1): Upper East
Country: Ghana
Continent: Africa

Bawku is located in the region of Upper East. Upper East's capital Bolgatanga (Bolgatanga) is approximately 73 km / 46 mi away from Bawku (as the crow flies). The distance from Bawku to Ghana's capital Accra (Accra) is approximately 610 km / 379 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Bawku
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Bawku BawkuMid-size place56,830 peopleUpper East Upper East Region

Map of Bawku

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Information on Bawku

Information on Bawku
Place nameRegion name Level 1CountryContinent
Bawku BawkuUpper East Upper East RegionGhanaAfrica

Time in Bawku

Time in Bawku
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 - 3:26pmNoThu, 15 Nov 2018 - 3:26pmUTCAfrica/Accra

Geographic coordinates of Bawku

Latitude & Longitude of Bawku
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map11°03'41.8"N (11.0616000°)0°14'30.1"W (-0.2416900°)

Distances from Bawku

Distances from Bawku
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
1,225 km north of the equator26 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Bawku

Places around Bawku

11 places found within 5 km around Bawku. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Bawku
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Gangari Gangari-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Bawkuzua Bawkuzua-2.2 km 1.4 mishow
Ziedi Ziedi-2.6 km 1.6 mishow
Bongo Bongo-2.8 km 1.8 mishow
Guziesi Guziesi-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Palaweaga Palaweaga-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Misiga Misiga-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Koltanga Koltanga-4.1 km 2.6 mishow
Zuku Zuku-4.6 km 2.8 mishow
Kpalaga Kpalaga-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Dega Dega-5.0 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Bawku

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External sources of information on Bawku

Bawku on Wikipedia