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Jos

J-Town
Jos is locatit in Nigerie
Jos
Jos
Location in Nigerie
Coordinates: 9°56′N 8°53′E / 9.933°N 8.883°E / 9.933; 8.883Coordinates: 9°56′N 8°53′E / 9.933°N 8.883°E / 9.933; 8.883
KintraNigerie
StatePlateau State
Govrenment
 • ChiefDa Jacob Gyang Buba
Elevation
1,217 m (3,993 ft)
Population
 (2006)
 • Tot873,943
 • Rank6t
 [1]
ClimateAw

Jos is a ceety in the Middle Belt o Nigerie. The ceety haes a population o aboot 900,000 residents based on the 2006 census.[1] Popularly cried "J-town", it is the admeenistrative caipital o Plateau State.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA : 2006 Population Census" (PDF). Web.archive.org. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on March 5, 2012. Retrieved 22 November 2014.