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Basic information about Morogoro
Morogoro Region is one of Tanzania's 30 administrative regions. The regional capital is the municipality of Morogoro. According to the 2012 national census, the region had a population of 2,218,492, which was higher than the pre-census projection of 2,209,072 .:page 2 For 2002-2012, the region's 2.4 percent average annual population growth rate was tied for the fourteenth highest in the country.:page 4 It was also the 22nd most densely populated region with 31 people per square kilometer.:page 6 Morogoro Region is bordered to the north by the Tanga Region, to the east by the Pwani and Lindi Regions, to the south by the Ruvuma Region and to the west by the Iringa and Dodoma Regions. The regional commissioner of the Morogoro Region is Joel Nkaya Bendera.
Cities, towns & villages in Morogoro
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MahengeMahenge is a limestone plateau area in the Ulanga District, Morogoro Region, Tanzania, Africa. There is a town there of the same name. It is about south east of Singida, in the miombo woodland bio-region. There is a forest reserve that begins 8 km from Mahenge town, called the Mahenge Scarp Catchment Forest Reserve, established in 1954. This forest has been heavily encroached upon for illegal logging and a planned graphite factory. There is also some mining of ruby gem stones. Show Mahengeon the map
IfakaraIfakara is a small rural town in the Kilombero District, Morogoro Region, south central Tanzania. It is the headquarters of the Kilombero District administration and the main trading centre for Kilombero and Ulanga districts. The town is located near the Tanzania-Zambia Railway (TAZARA) line, at the edge of the Kilombero Valley, a vast swampland flooded by the mighty Kilombero River. Ifakara is home to four major institutions of the Tanzanian health and water sectors: Show Ifakaraon the map
MikumiMikumi is a town in Morogoro region adjacent to the National park bearing the same name. This park is in the southern part of the country as opposed to the popular northern parks of Serengeti and Ngorongoro. It is at the cross roads to the Ruaha river valley and Kilombero sugar factory, and the southern highland regions of Iringa and Mbeya. It is near the larger town of Kidodi. Kidodi is near a railway station and junction of the Tanzania Railway Corporation. Show Mikumion the map
MorogoroMorogoro is a city with a population of 315,866 (2012 census) in the eastern part of Tanzania, 169 kilometres (105 mi) west of Dar es Salaam, the country's largest city and commercial centre, and 223 kilometres (139 mi) east of Dodoma, the country's capital city. Morogoro is the capital of the Morogoro Region. It is also known informally as \"Mji kasoro bahari\", which translates as \"city short of an ocean/port\". Show Morogoroon the map
RubehoRubeho is a town and ward in Gairo District in the Morogoro Region of Tanzania, East Africa. As of 2002, the population of the ward was 17,020. Prior to 2012, Rubeho was administered by Kilosa District. The ward consists of a town, Rubeho, one large village, Masenge, and two rural agglomerates, Kwipipa and Kisitwi. Each of these has denominated rural areas or small villages under them. Show Rubehoon the map
KidatuKidatu is a town in southern Tanzania located in Kilombero District, Morogoro Region. The local population is about 3300. The primary economic activity is the large Illovo sugar cane plantation and factory which produces 130,000 tons of sugar per year. Kidatu is a town in central Tanzania. It lies on plains to the south of mountains to the north. Show Kidatuon the map
NgerengereNgerengere is a Tanzanian ward of Morogoro District in Morogoro Region. It is located south of the A7 trunk road that connects Dar es Salaam to Morogoro. It is named after the Ngerengere River. The Tanzanian Army's air force command maintains an airbase near the vicinity. Show Ngerengereon the map
KilosaKilosa (Kilossa) is a city in the Morogoro Region of Tanzania, East Africa. It is the administrative seat for Kilosa District. As of 2002, the population of the town was 26,060. Show Kilosaon the map
LumumaLumuma is an administrative ward in the Mpwapwa district of the Dodoma Region of Tanzania. According to the 2002 census, the ward has a total population of 12,974. Show Lumumaon the map
MataleMatale is an administrative ward in the Monduli district of the Arusha Region of Tanzania. According to the 2002 census, the ward has a total population of 3,414. Show Mataleon the map
MwayaMwaya is an administrative ward in the Kyela district of the Mbeya Region of Tanzania. According to the 2002 census, the ward has a total population of 9,841. Show Mwayaon the map
Boma ya UlangaBoma ya Ulanga (Ulanga) is a village in Ulanga District, Morogoro Region of central Tanzania. It is on the west bank of the Ulanga River. Show Boma ya Ulangaon the map
UlangaUlanga is a village in Kilosa District, Morogoro Region of central Tanzania. It is just west of the Mikumi National Park. Show Ulangaon the map
MlimbaMlimba is a small town in central Tanzania on the plains. Show Mlimbaon the map
States, regions, administrative units in Morogoro
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KilomberoKilombero District is a district in Morogoro Region, south-western Tanzania. The district is situated in a vast floodplain, between the Kilombero River in the south-east and the Udzungwa-Mountains in the north-west. On the other side of the Kilombero River, in the south-east, the floodplain is part of Ulanga District. According to the last census in 2002, the population of Kilombero District is 321,611 The main ethnic groups are Wapogoro, Wandamba, Wabena, and Wambunga and several others in small proportions.Show on map
Morogoro RegionMorogoro Region is one of Tanzania's 30 administrative regions. The regional capital is the municipality of Morogoro. According to the 2012 national census, the region had a population of 2,218,492, which was higher than the pre-census projection of 2,209,072 . For 2002-2012, the region's 2.4 percent average annual population growth rate was tied for the fourteenth highest in the country. It was also the 22nd most densely populated region with 31 people per square kilometer. The regional commissioner of the Morogoro Region is Dr.Steven Kebwe.Show on map
KilosaKilosa District is one of the six districts of the Morogoro Region of Tanzania. Its administrative seat is the town of Kilosa. Kilosa District covers 14,918 square kilometres (5,760 sq mi). It is bordered to the north by the Manyara Region, to the northeast by the Tanga Region, to the east by Mvomero District, to the southeast by Morogoro Rural District, to the south by Kilombero District, to the southwest by the Iringa Region and to the west by the Dodoma Region. According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Kilosa District was 489,513.Show on map
Morogoro UrbanThis article is about Morogoro Urban District. See also Morogoro Rural District. Morogoro Urban District (Swahili: Wilaya ya Morogoro Mjini) is one of the six districts of the Morogoro Region of Tanzania. It contains the city Morogoro, capital of the Morogoro Region, and no villages. Morogoro Urban District covers 260 square kilometres (100 sq mi). It is bordered to the east and south by the Morogoro Rural District and to the north and west by Mvomero District As of 2002, the population of the Morogoro Urban District was 228,863.Show on map
GairoGairo is a large town and an administrative ward in Gairo District in the Morogoro Region of Tanzania, East Africa. The town is the administrative centre for Gairo District. It is located on the main Dodoma to Dar es Salaam road and is a transshipment point, as well as a shipping point for the agricultural products of the district. As of 2002, the town's population was 16,982, As of 2002, the population of the ward was 35,638. Ethnically, the people are mostly Kaguru.Show on map
ChagongweChagongwe is a town and administrative ward in Gairo District in the Morogoro Region of Tanzania, East Africa. As of 2002, the population of the ward was 7,337. There is a government-run dispensary and a primary school there. The only access to the town is over a single lane, unimproved road. The ward consists of the town of Chagongwe and two villages, Mkobwe and Lufikiri. Each of these has denominated rural areas or small villages under them.Show on map
UlangaUlanga District (Mahenge District) is one of the six districts of the Morogoro Region of Tanzania. the administrative seat is in Mahenge. It covers 24,460 square kilometres (9,444 sq mi) of which 4,927 square kilometres (1,902 sq mi) is in forest reserves. Ulanga District is bordered to the north and west by the Kilombero District, to the east by the Lindi Region and to the south by the Ruvuma Region.Show on map
RubehoRubeho is a town and ward in Gairo District in the Morogoro Region of Tanzania, East Africa. As of 2002, the population of the ward was 17,020. Prior to 2012, Rubeho was administered by Kilosa District. The ward consists of a town, Rubeho, one large village, Masenge, and two rural agglomerates, Kwipipa and Kisitwi. Each of these has denominated rural areas or small villages under them.Show on map
MandegeMandege is an administrative ward in Gairo District in the Morogoro Region of Tanzania, East Africa. As of 2002, the population of the ward was 7,247. The Mandege Forest Station, headquarters for the Mamiwa Forest Reserve, is located there. The ward consists of two rural agglomerates, Ikwamba, and Njungwa. Each of these has denominated rural areas or small villages under them.Show on map
Mvomero DistrictMvomero is one of the six districts of the Morogoro Region of Tanzania. It is bordered to the north by the Tanga Region, to the northeast by the Pwani Region, to the east and southeast by Morogoro Rural District and Morogoro Urban District and to the west by Kilosa District. According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Mvomero District was 260,525.Show on map
Kimamba AKimamba 'A' is an administrative ward in the Kilosa district in the Morogoro Region of Tanzania. The ward was created by 1988, and had a population of 5,663 in 2002. The ward includes Kimamba Hospital.Show on map
GairoGairo District is one of the seven districts of the Morogoro Region of Tanzania, East Africa. It is located in the northwest corner of Morogoro Region. The administrative seat is in the town of Gairo.Show on map
Different buildings in Morogoro
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Sokoine University of AgricultureSokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) is a public university in Morogoro, Tanzania, specializing in agriculture. The university is named after the country's second prime minister Edward Sokoine.Show on map
Lakes, rivers, streams and other bodies of water in Morogoro
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Great Ruaha RiverThe Great Ruaha River is a river in south-central Tanzania that flows through the Usangu wetlands and the Ruaha National Park east into the Rufiji River. Its basin catchment area is 83,970 square kilometres (32,421 sq mi). The population of the basin is mainly sustained by irrigation and water-related livelihoods such as fishing and livestock keeping.Show on map
Mountains, roads, land forms, forests and other objects in Morogoro
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Nguru MountainsThe Nguru Mountains are a mountain range in Morogoro District, Tanzania, Africa. The mountains are predominantly covered with rainforest, are abundant with 83 species of bird life (Romdal 2001), and are the home of African violets. There are a number of forest reserves in the mountains. The Nguru Mountains form the beginning of the rim mountain range which continues through Ussagara and Uhehe and extends to the Nyassa. Parts of the range rise to 2130 metres. The main outflow of water from the mountains is via the Wami River.Show on map
Uluguru MountainsThe Uluguru Mountains are a mountain range in eastern Tanzania, named after the Luguru tribe. The main portion of the Uluguru Mountains is a ridge running roughly north-south and rising to 2,630 metres (8,600 ft) altitude at its highest point. On the main Uluguru range, 50 villages touch the forest boundary and over 151,000 people are found within the mountain area, often at increasing densities at higher altitudes up to the forest boundary.Show on map