Port-au-Prince Arrondissement

Port-au-Prince is an arrondissement in the department of . It had 2,109,516 inhabitants at the 2003 Census which was estimated to have risen to 2,759,991 in 2015 in an area of 735.78 sq km.

Notable Places in the Area

The is an inn in central , . is situated 6 km north of Port-au-Prince Arrondissement. Photo: Ketounette, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 7 km northeast of Port-au-Prince Arrondissement. Photo: Lea-Kim, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a wealthy suburb to the southeast of , in . Photo: Awiseman, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the capital and most populous city of . Photo: ויקיג'אנקי, Public domain.

is a commune in the Port-au-Prince Arrondissement, in the department of , located in the foothills of the mountain range, some 10 kilometres to the southeast of the capital city of . is situated 6 km southeast of Port-au-Prince Arrondissement. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Port-au-Prince Arrondissement

18.4747° or 18° 28' 28.8" north
-72.3366° or 72° 20' 11.8" west
Open Location Code
894 metres (2,933 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: دائرة بورت أو برانس
  • Azerbaijani: Port-o-Prens
  • Bashkir: Порт-о-Пренс
  • Belarusian: Порт-о-Прэнс
  • Cebuano: Arrondissement de Port-au-Prince
  • Chinese: Port-au-Prince Kūn
  • Chinese: 太子港區
  • Danish: Port-au-Prince
  • Dutch: Port-au-Prince
  • Esperanto: Arondismento Portoprinco
  • French: Arrondissement de Port-au-Prince
  • French: Port-au-Prince
  • French: arrondissement de Port-au-Prince
  • Greek: Διαμέρισμα του Πορ-ω-Πρενς
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Pòtoprens
  • Italian: arrondissement di Port-au-Prince
  • Japanese: ポトプランス郡
  • Min Nan Chinese: Port-au-Prince Kūn
  • Northern Sami: Port-au-Prince
  • Norwegian: Port-au-Prince
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Port-au-Prince
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Arrondiment de Port-au-Prince
  • Portuguese: Porto Príncipe
  • Russian: Порт-о-Пренс
  • Spanish: Distrito de Puerto Príncipe
  • Spanish: Puerto Principe
  • Swedish: Arrondissement de Port-au-Prince
  • Tajik: Порт-о-Пренс
  • Ukrainian: Порт-о-Пренс
  • Arrondissement di Port-au-Prince

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