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Kiboga Municipality
Kiboga is located in Uganda
Location in Uganda
Country Uganda
Region Central Region of ganda
District Kiboga District
Elevation 3,870 ft (1,180 m)
Population (2014 Census)
 • Total 19,591[1]

Kiboga is a town in the Central Region of Uganda. It is the main municipal, administrative, and commercial center of Kiboga District, and the district headquarters are located there.


  • Location 1
  • Population 2
  • Points of interest 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


Kiboga is located approximately 140 kilometres (87 mi) northwest of Kampala, Uganda's largest city, on an all-weather tarmac highway linking Kampala to Hoima.[2] This is approximately 95 kilometres (59 mi), by road, southeast of Hoima, the center of Uganda's petrochemical industry.[3] The coordinates of Kiboga are:0°55'03.0"N, 31°45'36.0"E (Latitude:0.9175; Longitude:31.7600).[4]


The population of Kiboga was estimated at 12,000 during the 2002 national population census. In 2010, the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS), estimated the population at 16,600. In 2011, UBOS estimated the mid-year population at 17,400.[5] During the 2014 national population census, the population was enumerated at 19,591. [1]

Points of interest

The following points of interest are found in or near the town of Kiboga:


  1. ^ a b UBOS, . (27 August 2014). "The Population of The Regions of the Republic of Uganda And All Cities And Towns of More Than 15,000 Inhabitants". Quoting  
  2. ^ "Distance Between Kampala And Kiboga With Map". Retrieved 27 May 2014. 
  3. ^ "Map Showing Hoima And Kiboga With Distance Marker". Retrieved 27 May 2014. 
  4. ^  
  5. ^ UBOS, . "Estimated Population of Kiboga In 2002, 2010 & 2011" (PDF).  

External links

  • Kiboga Town in Ruins Following Devastating Rain Storm
  • Kiboga In Ruins Following Storm

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