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Kumasi
Tap: Fort o Kumasi, Middle left: Kejetia Market, Middle richt: Kwame Nkrumah Science an Technology Varsity, Bottom: Manhyia Palace
Tap: Fort o Kumasi, Middle left: Kejetia Market, Middle richt: Kwame Nkrumah Science an Technology Varsity, Bottom: Manhyia Palace
Location o Kumasi in Ashanti
Location o Kumasi in Ashanti
Kumasi is locatit in Ghana
Kumasi
Kumasi
Location o Kumasi in Ashanti
Coordinates: 6°40′00″N 1°37′00″W / 6.66667°N 1.61667°W / 6.66667; -1.61667Coordinates: 6°40′00″N 1°37′00″W / 6.66667°N 1.61667°W / 6.66667; -1.61667
RegionAshanti
DestrictKumasi Metropolitan
Foondit1680
Govrenment
 • TeepMayor–cooncil
 • MayorKojo Bonsu
Area
 • Total254 km2 (98 sq mi)
Elevation
250 m (820 ft)
Population
 (2013 est.)[2]
 • Tot2,069,350
 • Density8,100/km2 (21,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC
Aurie code(s)032
Wabsteidkma.gov.gh

Kumasi (historically spelled Comassie or Coomassie)[3] is a ceety in Ashanti, Sooth Ghana. Kumasi is locatit near Loch Bosumtwi, in a Rain Forest region, an is the commercial, industrial an cultural caipital o Asanteman. Kumasi is approximately 300 miles (480 km) north o the Equator an 100 miles (160 km) north o the Gulf o Guinea. Kumasi is alternatively kent as "The Gairden Ceety" acause o its mony beautiful species o flouers an plants.

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