Porto-Novo

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Porto-Novo

Hogbonu, Ajase
Ceety an commune
Ouando Market, Porto-Novo
Ouando Market, Porto-Novo
Porto-Novo is locatit in Benin
Porto-Novo
Porto-Novo
Location o Porto-Novo in Benin
Coordinates: 6°29′50″N 2°36′18″E / 6.49722°N 2.60500°E / 6.49722; 2.60500Coordinates: 6°29′50″N 2°36′18″E / 6.49722°N 2.60500°E / 6.49722; 2.60500
Kintra Benin
DepairtmentOuémé
Established16t century
Govrenment
 • MayorMoukaram Océni
Area
 • Ceety an commune110 km2 (40 sq mi)
 • Metro
110 km2 (40 sq mi)
Elevation
38 m (125 ft)
Population
 (2009)[1]
 • Ceety an commune267,191
 • Density2,400/km2 (6,300/sq mi)
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid

Porto-Novo (an aa kent as Hogbonou an Adjacé) is the offeecial caipital o the Wast African naition o Benin, an wis the caipital o French Dahomey.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "World Gazetteer". Archived frae the oreeginal on February 9, 2013.