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Mtwara, Tanzania

Mtwara is one of 30 primary administrative regions in Tanzania with a population of approximately 1,270,854 people.

Facts and figures on Mtwara at a glance

Region name: Mtwara (Mtwara Region)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,270,854 people
Country: Tanzania
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Mtwara (Mtwara Region) is located in the regional capital Mtwara (Mtwara) with a population of 96,602 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Mtwara's regional capital Mtwara to Tanzania's capital Dodoma (Dodoma) is approximately 667 km (415 mi).

Facts and figures about Mtwara
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Mtwara Mtwara Region1,270,854 peopleMtwara Mtwara96,602 people

Compare with other regions in Tanzania.

Map of Mtwara

Map of Mtwara

Information on Mtwara

Information on Mtwara
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Mtwara Mtwara RegionMtwara Mtwara6TanzaniaAfrica

Time in Mtwara

Time in Mtwara
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 9:05amNoFri, 22 Sep 2017 - 9:05amUTC +3.0Africa/Dar_es_Salaam

Geographic coordinates of Mtwara

Latitude & Longitude of Mtwara
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map10°48'00.0"S (-10.8000000°)39°07'60.0"E (39.1333300°)

Subregions in Mtwara

There are 6 administrative subregions in Mtwara.
Subregions in Mtwara
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Masasi Masasi1.---
Masasi Town Masasi Town2.---
Mtwara Mtwara3.---
Nanyumbu District Nanyumbu District4.---
Newala Newala5.---
Tandahimba Tandahimba6.---

External sources of information on Mtwara

Mtwara on Wikipedia