Bujumbura Mairie Province

province of Burundi

Bujumbura Mairie Province is one of the eighteen provinces of Burundi. It consists entirely of the city Bujumbura, Burundi's former capital.

Bujumbura Mairie Province
Burundi - Bujumbura Mairie.svg
CountryBurundi
CapitalBujumbura
Area
 • Total127 km2 (49 sq mi)
Population
 (2019 census)
 • Total1,092,859
 • Density8,600/km2 (22,000/sq mi)

In 2000, the province encompassing Bujumbura was separated into two provinces, Bujumbura Rural Province and Bunjumbura Mairie.[1]

The city of Bujumbura is divided into three communes (as of 2014).[2] The communes are then divided into 13 neighborhoods. The communes are Muha, Mukaza and Ntahangwa.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Eggers, E., Historical Dictionary of Burundi, p. xlix.
  2. Bientôt la Mairie de Bujumbura composée de 3 communes | Bujumbura News

Coordinates: 3°22′44″S 29°21′39″E / 3.37889°S 29.36083°E / -3.37889; 29.36083