Moshi District

Moshi Urban District
Wilaya ya Moshi Jijini  (Swahili)
Wilaya ya Moshi Jijini, Mkoa Wa Kilimanjaro
Kilimanjaro-Moshi Urban.svg
Country Tanzania
RegionKilimanjaro Region
Population
 (2012)
 • Total184,292
Donkeys pulling a cart through a water stream during the rain season in Boma

Moshi Urban District (officially known as Moshi City Council) Kilimanjaro Region of Tanzania. The regional capital of Moshi is located in the Moshi Urban District. The district is bordered to the north by the Moshi Rural District, to the east by the Mwanga District and to the south and west by the Manyara Region.

According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Moshi Urban District is 144,336. [1]

According to the 2012 Tanzania National Census, the population of Moshi Urban District was 184,292.[1]

Wards

The Moshi Urban District is administratively divided into 21 wards:[2][3]

  1. Bondeni
  2. Kaloleni
  3. Karanga
  4. Kiboriloni
  5. Kilimanjaro
  6. Kiusa
  7. Korongoni
  8. Longuo
  9. Majengo
  10. Mawenzi
  11. Mji Mpya
  12. Msaranga
  13. Njoro
  14. Rau
  15. Pasua
  16. Ng'ambo
  17. Mfumuni
  18. Miembeni
  19. Soweto
  20. Boma Mbuzi
  21. Shirimatunda

Sources

See also

References

  1. ^ "Census 2012". National Bureau of Statistics. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 20 April 2016.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-08. Retrieved 2014-04-07.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-08. Retrieved 2014-04-07.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

Coordinates: 3°21′42″S 37°20′48″E / 3.3616°S 37.3466°E / -3.3616; 37.3466