Accra

Accra is the capital of covering an area of 225.67 km City of Accra only.Accra is the most densely populated city in Ghana. The central business district of Accra contains the city's main banks and department stores, as well as an area known as the Ministries, where Ghana's government administration is concentrated.
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Notable Places in the Area

Castle
Osu Castle, also known as or simply the Castle, is a castle located in , Accra, on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean's Gulf of Guinea. Photo: Owula kpakpo, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Stadium
The , formerly named the Ohene Djan Stadium is a multi-use, 40,000-capacity all-seater stadium in Accra. , mostly used for association football matches. Photo: Ben Sutherland, CC BY 2.0.

Museum
The is in the capital, Accra. Photo: Sathyan.velumani, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The and memorial park is located in downtown Accra, the capital of . Photo: Emkamau, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a town in the Korley Klottey Municipal Assembly, a Municipality of the of .

Town
is a town in the Accra Metropolitan District, a district of the of and noted for the location of Joy FM and Accra Technical Training Center , among other institutions.

Suburb
Located about 3 kilometres east of the central business district, is a neighborhood in central Accra, , known for its busy commercial, restaurant and nightlife activity. Photo: Warmglow, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Accra

Latitude
5.5571° or 5° 33' 25.6" north
Longitude
-0.2012° or 0° 12' 4.5" west
Open Location Code
6CQXHQ4X+RG
Population
2,390,000
IATA airport code
ACC
United Nations Location Code
GH ACC
Elevation
33 metres (108 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 27565080
Geo­Names ID
2306104
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Akra
  • Afar: Akkra
  • Afrikaans: Accra
  • Akan: Nkran
  • Albanian: Akra
  • Amharic: አክራ
  • Arabic: Accra
  • Arabic: أكرا
  • Arabic: اكرا
  • Arabic: عاصمة غانا
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  • Armenian: Ակրա
  • Armenian: Աքրա
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  • Central Kurdish: ئەکرا
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  • Chechen: Аккра
  • Chinese: Accra
  • Chinese: 阿克拉
  • Chuvash: Аккра
  • Cornish: Accra
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  • Dimli (individual language): Akra
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  • Egyptian Arabic: اكرا
  • Esperanto: Akrao
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  • Estonian: Accra
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  • Fiji Hindi: Accra
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  • Galician: Accra
  • Georgian: აკრა
  • German: Accra
  • Greek: ΄Aκκρα
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  • Guarani: Akra
  • Gujarati: અક્રા
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  • Hebrew: אקרה
  • Hindi: अकरा
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  • Hungarian: Accra
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  • Ido: Accra
  • Inari Sami: Accra
  • Indonesian: Accra
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Accra
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  • Italian: Accra
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  • Javanese: Accra
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  • Kabyle: Akra
  • Kannada: ಅಕ್ಕ್ರಾ
  • Kannada: ಆಕ್ರಾ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Akkra
  • Kazakh: Аккра
  • Kikuyu: Accra
  • Kinyarwanda: Accra
  • Kirghiz: Аккра
  • Kongo: Accra
  • Korean: 아크라
  • Kotava: Accra
  • Latin: Acara Magna
  • Latin: Accara Magna
  • Latvian: Akra
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  • Lingua Franca Nova: Accra
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  • Lombard: Accra
  • Luxembourgish: Accra
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  • Macedonian: Акра
  • Malagasy: Accra
  • Malay: Accra
  • Malayalam: അക്ര
  • Marathi: आक्रा
  • Min Dong Chinese: Accra
  • Min Nan Chinese: Accra
  • Mingrelian: აკრა
  • Mongolian: Акра
  • Moroccan Arabic: آكرا
  • Moroccan Arabic: أكرا
  • N'Ko: ߊߞߙߊ߫
  • Nauru: Accra
  • Northern Frisian: Accra
  • Norwegian: Accra
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Accra
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Accra
  • Novial: Akra
  • Occitan (post 1500): Accra
  • Oriya: ଆକ୍ରା
  • Ossetian: Аккрæ
  • Pampanga: Accra
  • Panjabi: ਅਕਰਾ
  • Papiamento: Accra
  • Persian: آکرا
  • Piemontese: Accra
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Akra
  • Polish: Akra
  • Portuguese: Acra
  • Pushto: آکرا
  • Quechua: Accra
  • Romanian: Accra
  • Russian: Аккра
  • Samogitian: Akra
  • Sardinian: Accra
  • Scots: Accra
  • Scottish Gaelic: Accra
  • Serbian: Акра
  • Serbo-Croatian: Accra
  • Shona: Accra
  • Silesian: Akra
  • Sinhala: අක්‍රා
  • Sinhala: ඇක්‍රා
  • Slovak: Akkra
  • Slovenian: Akra
  • Somali: Akara
  • South Azerbaijani: آکرا
  • Spanish: Accra
  • Spanish: Acra
  • Sranan Tongo: Accra
  • Sundanese: Accra
  • Swahili: Accra
  • Swedish: Accra
  • Swiss German: Accra
  • Tagalog: Accra
  • Tajik: Аккра
  • Tamil: அக்ரா
  • Tatar: Аккра
  • Telugu: ఆక్రా
  • Thai: อักกรา
  • Tibetan: ཨ་ཁ་ར།
  • Tosk Albanian: Accra
  • Turkish: Accra
  • Turkish: Akra
  • Turkmen: Akra
  • Twi: Nkran
  • Udmurt: Аккра
  • Ukrainian: Аккра
  • Upper Sorbian: Accra
  • Urdu: اکرا
  • Uzbek: Akkra
  • Venetian: Accra
  • Veps: Akkr
  • Vietnamese: Accra
  • Volapük: Accra
  • Võro: Accra
  • Waray (Philippines): Accra
  • Welsh: Accra
  • Western Frisian: Accra
  • Western Frisian: Akkra
  • Western Mari: Аккра
  • Western Panjabi: عکرہ
  • Wu Chinese: 阿克拉
  • Yiddish: אקרא
  • Yoruba: Aakrá
  • Yue Chinese: 阿克拉

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