Kolfe Keranio

Kolfe Keranio, also spelled Kolfe Keraneo or simply Kolfe, is one of the 10 subcities of , the capital of . As of 2011 its population was of 546,219.

Notable Places in the Area

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or simply known as Mercato is a large open-air marketplace in the , district of , Ethiopia, and the name refers to the neighborhood in which it is located. is situated 3 km northeast of Kolfe Keranio. Photo: JanManu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, established in 1998, is an institution of higher learning located in the capital . is situated 3½ km east of Kolfe Keranio.

Work of art
The is a memorial to Ethiopian and Cuban soldiers involved in the Ogaden War. is situated 4 km east of Kolfe Keranio.

Localities in the Area

is the capital and largest city of . Photo: Vob08, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Kolfe Keranio

9.0164° or 9° 0' 59.2" north
38.7172° or 38° 43' 1.9" east
2367 metres (7766 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 622357046
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Amharic: ኮልፌ ቀራንዮ
  • French: Kolfe Keranio
  • Zulu: Kolfe Keranio
  • ኮልፌ ቀራኒዮ

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