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Zou Department

department of Benin

Zou is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

Zou
Abomey royal palace wall
Abomey royal palace wall
Map highlighting the Zou Department
Map highlighting the Zou Department
Coordinates: 7°11′N 1°59′E / 7.183°N 1.983°E / 7.183; 1.983Coordinates: 7°11′N 1°59′E / 7.183°N 1.983°E / 7.183; 1.983
Country Benin
CapitalAbomey
Area
 • Total5,243 km2 (2,024 sq mi)
Population
 (2013 census)
 • Total851,623
 • Density160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)

Zou is divided into the communes of Abomey, Agbangnizoun, Bohicon, Cové, Djidja, Ouinhi, Za-Kpota, Zangnanado, and Zogbodomey.

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Benin". Geohive. Retrieved 25 November 2016.