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Gulu, Uganda

Gulu is a large place in the region of Northern Region in Uganda with a population of approximately 146,858 people and is one of the largest places in Uganda. Find all facts and information about Gulu.

Facts and figures on Gulu at a glance

Name: Gulu (Gulu)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 146,858 people
Region name (Level 2): Gulu District
Region name (Level 1): Northern Region
Country: Uganda
Continent: Africa

Gulu is located in the region of Northern Region and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Gulu to Uganda's capital Kampala (Kampala) is approximately 274 km / 170 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Gulu
Gulu GuluLarge place / Regional capital146,858 peopleNorthern Region Northern Region

Map of Gulu

Map of Gulu, Uganda / View larger map of Gulu

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Information on Gulu

Information on Gulu
Place nameRegion name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Gulu GuluGulu District Gulu DistrictNorthern Region Northern RegionUgandaAfrica

Time in Gulu

Time in Gulu
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 6 Oct 2022 - 12:20amNoThu, 6 Oct 2022 - 12:20amUTC +3.0Africa/Kampala

Geographic coordinates of Gulu

Latitude & Longitude of Gulu
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map2°46'28.5"N (2.7745700°)32°17'56.4"E (32.2989900°)

Distances from Gulu

Distances from Gulu
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
307 km north of the equator3,591 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Gulu

Places around Gulu

3 places found within 5 km around Gulu. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Gulu
Agwee Ward Agwee Ward-2.0 km 1.3 mishow
Layibi Layibi-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Bar-Dege Ward Bar-Dege Ward-4.8 km 3.0 mishow

Airports around Gulu

1 airport found within 15 km around Gulu. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Gulu
Gulu Airport Gulu AirportHUGU, ULU4.6 km 2.9 mishow

External sources of information on Gulu

Gulu on Wikipedia