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Jinja, Uganda

Jinja is a mid-size place in the region of Eastern Region in Uganda with a population of approximately 93,061 people and is one of the largest places in Uganda. Find all facts and information about Jinja.

Facts and figures on Jinja at a glance

Name: Jinja (Jinja)
Status: Mid-size place and regional capital
Population: 93,061 people
Region name (Level 2): Jinja District
Region name (Level 1): Eastern Region
Country: Uganda
Continent: Africa

Jinja is located in the region of Eastern Region and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Jinja to Uganda's capital Kampala (Kampala) is approximately 70 km / 44 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Jinja
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Jinja JinjaMid-size place / Regional capital93,061 peopleEastern Region Eastern Region

Map of Jinja

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Information on Jinja

Information on Jinja
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Jinja JinjaJinja District Jinja DistrictEastern Region Eastern RegionUgandaAfrica

Time in Jinja

Time in Jinja
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 21 Sep 2019 - 4:45pmNoSat, 21 Sep 2019 - 4:45pmUTC +3.0Africa/Kampala

Geographic coordinates of Jinja

Latitude & Longitude of Jinja
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map0°26'20.5"N (0.4390200°)33°12'11.4"E (33.2031700°)

Distances from Jinja

Distances from Jinja
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
49 km north of the equator3,696 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Jinja

Places around Jinja

9 places found within 5 km around Jinja. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Jinja
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Rubaga Rubaga-2.2 km 1.4 mishow
Mpumudde Mpumudde-3.1 km 2.0 mishow
Masese Masese-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Mafubira Mafubira-3.7 km 2.3 mishow
Buwenda Buwenda-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Kimaka Kimaka-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Walukuba Walukuba-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Njeru Njeru61,9524.1 km 2.5 mishow
Bugungu Bugungu-4.4 km 2.7 mishow

Airports around Jinja

2 airports found within 15 km around Jinja. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Jinja
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Jinja Airport Jinja AirportHUJI, JIN2.5 km 1.6 mishow
Kakira Airport Kakira AirportHUKK11.1 km 6.9 mishow

External sources of information on Jinja

Jinja on Wikipedia