Jacmel

Jacmel, is a commune in southern founded by the Spanish in 1504 and repopulated by the French in 1698. It is the capital of the department of , 24 miles southwest of Port-au-Prince across the Tiburon Peninsula, and has an estimated population of 40,000, while the commune of Jacmel had a population of 137,966 at the 2003 Census.

Notable Places in the Area

Aerodrome
Aérodrome de Jacmel was the sixth busiest airport in by passenger volume before the 2010 Haitian earthquake, near the city of Jacmel, on Haiti's south coast. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Jacmel

Latitude
18.2353° or 18° 14' 6.9" north
Longitude
-72.5375° or 72° 32' 15" west
Population
40,000
IATA airport code
JAK
United Nations Location Code
HT JAK
Elevation
33 metres (108 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 375727706
Geo­Names ID
3723779
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: جاكميل
  • Armenian: Ժակմել
  • Bengali: জ্যাকমেল
  • Cebuano: Jacmel (kapital sa departamento)
  • Cebuano: Jacmel
  • Chechen: Жакмель
  • Chinese: Jacmel
  • Chinese: 雅克梅勒
  • Czech: Jacmel
  • Danish: Jacmel
  • Dutch: Jacmel
  • Finnish: Jacmel
  • French: Jacmel
  • French: Jakmèl
  • German: Jacmel
  • Greek: Ζακμέλ
  • Gujarati: જેક્મેલ
  • Haitian: Jakmèl
  • Hebrew: ז'אקמל
  • Hebrew: זאקמל
  • Hindi: जकमेल
  • Hungarian: Jacmel
  • Indonesian: Jacmel
  • Italian: Jacmel
  • Japanese: ジャクメル
  • Kannada: ಜ್ಯಾಕ್ಮೆಲ್
  • Korean: 자크멜
  • Latvian: Žakmela
  • Lithuanian: Žakmelis
  • Lombard: Jacmel
  • Lombard: Jakmèl
  • Malay: Jacmel
  • Marathi: जॅकमेल
  • Min Nan Chinese: Jacmel
  • Norwegian: Jacmel
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Jacmel
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Jacmel
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Jakmel
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Jakmèl
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Yaquimel
  • Persian: ژاکمل
  • Piemontese: Jacmel
  • Polish: Jacmel
  • Portuguese: Jacmel
  • Romanian: Jacmel
  • Russian: Жакмеле
  • Russian: Жакмель
  • Scots: Jacmel
  • Sinhala: ජැක්මේල්
  • Slovak: Jacmel
  • Spanish: Jacmel
  • Spanish: Yáquimo
  • Swedish: Jacmel
  • Tamil: ஜாக்மெல்
  • Telugu: జాక్మెల్లో
  • Thai: ฌักแมล
  • Turkish: Jacmel
  • Ukrainian: Жакмель
  • Urdu: جکمل
  • Vietnamese: Jacmel

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