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Arua, Uganda

Arua is a mid-size place in the region of Northern Region in Uganda with a population of approximately 55,585 people and is one of the largest places in Uganda. Find all facts and information about Arua.

Facts and figures on Arua at a glance

Name: Arua (Arua)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 55,585 people
Region name (Level 2): Arua District
Region name (Level 1): Northern Region
Country: Uganda
Continent: Africa

Arua is located in the region of Northern Region. Northern Region's capital Gulu (Gulu) is approximately 157 km / 97 mi away from Arua (as the crow flies). The distance from Arua to Uganda's capital Kampala (Kampala) is approximately 353 km / 219 mi (as the crow flies).

Maybe also interesting: Distances from Arua to the largest places in Uganda.

Facts and figures about Arua
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Arua AruaMid-size place55,585 peopleNorthern Region Northern Region

Map of Arua

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Information on Arua

Information on Arua
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Arua AruaArua District Arua DistrictNorthern Region Northern RegionUgandaAfrica

Time in Arua

Time in Arua
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 24 May 2019 - 1:12pmNoFri, 24 May 2019 - 1:12pmUTC +3.0Africa/Kampala

Geographic coordinates of Arua

Latitude & Longitude of Arua
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map3°01'12.5"N (3.0201300°)30°54'39.8"E (30.9110500°)

Distances from Arua

Distances from Arua
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
335 km north of the equator3,436 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Arua

Places around Arua

8 places found within 5 km around Arua. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Arua
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Andruvu Andruvu-2.0 km 1.2 mishow
Pajulu Pajulu-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Giligili Giligili-3.4 km 2.1 mishow
Paraka Paraka-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Uluko Uluko-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Moni Moni-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Ayivu Ayivu-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Ombachi Ombachi-4.9 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Arua

1 airport found within 15 km around Arua. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Arua
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Arua Airport Arua AirportHUAR, RUA3.4 km 2.1 mishow

External sources of information on Arua

Arua on Wikipedia