Kossou is a town in central . Since 2013, it has been one of two sub-prefectures of , Yamoussoukro Autonomous District.

Notable Places in the Area

The is an embankment dam that impounds the about 32 kilometres northwest of in Côte d'Ivoire. is situated 3½ km north of Kossou. Photo: Hanay, CC BY-SA 3.0.


7.0023° or 7° 0' 8.2" north
-5.4802° or 5° 28' 48.8" west
170 metres (558 feet)
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node 2735786890
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Dutch: Kossou
  • French: Kossou
  • Italian: Kossou
  • Malay: Kossou
  • Konabonou

Other Places Named Kossou

In the Area



Other Places

  • Stream, 4½ km northeast
  • Intermittent stream, 5 km northeast
  • Stream, 9 km northwest
  • Intermittent stream, 11 km northeast

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Kossou. See this page's contributions. Photo: Axe, CC BY-SA 3.0.