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Fort Portal, Uganda

Fort Portal is a mid-size place in the region of Western Region in Uganda with a population of approximately 42,670 people and is one of the largest places in Uganda. Find all facts and information about Fort Portal.

Facts and figures on Fort Portal at a glance

Name: Fort Portal (Fort Portal)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 42,670 people
Region name (Level 2): Kabarole District
Region name (Level 1): Western Region
Country: Uganda
Continent: Africa

Fort Portal is located in the region of Western Region. Western Region's capital Mbarara (Mbarara) is approximately 146 km / 91 mi away from Fort Portal (as the crow flies). The distance from Fort Portal to Uganda's capital Kampala (Kampala) is approximately 260 km / 161 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Fort Portal
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Fort Portal Fort PortalMid-size place42,670 peopleWestern Region Western Region

Map of Fort Portal

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Information on Fort Portal

Information on Fort Portal
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Fort Portal Fort PortalKabarole District Kabarole DistrictWestern Region Western RegionUgandaAfrica

Time in Fort Portal

Time in Fort Portal
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 24 May 2019 - 12:26pmNoFri, 24 May 2019 - 12:26pmUTC +3.0Africa/Kampala

Geographic coordinates of Fort Portal

Latitude & Longitude of Fort Portal
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map0°39'42.3"N (0.6617400°)30°16'29.3"E (30.2748000°)

Distances from Fort Portal

Distances from Fort Portal
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
73 km north of the equator3,370 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Fort Portal

Places around Fort Portal

9 places found within 5 km around Fort Portal. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Fort Portal
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Bazaar Bazaar-1.2 km 0.7 mishow
Kabarole Kabarole-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Bukwali Bukwali-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Njara Njara-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Butebe Butebe-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Kitumba Kitumba-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
Kasusu Kasusu-3.3 km 2.0 mishow
Virika Virika-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Nyakagongo Nyakagongo-4.2 km 2.6 mishow

Airports around Fort Portal

1 airport found within 15 km around Fort Portal. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Fort Portal
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Fort Portal Airport Fort Portal AirportHUFP1.1 km 0.7 mishow

External sources of information on Fort Portal

Fort Portal on Wikipedia