Kumasi

Kumasi is a city in , and is among the largest metropolitan areas in Ghana. Kumasi is near Lake Bosomtwe, in a rain forest region, and is the commercial, industrial and cultural capital of the historical Ashanti Empire.
Photo: Maven Egote, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Stadium
Baba Yara Sports Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Kumasi, . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Castle
The is the seat of the Asantehene of Asanteman, as well as his official residence.

Hospital
The also known as GEE for it heavy equipments in Kumasi, , , is the second-largest in Ghana, and the only tertiary health institution in the . Photo: OER Africa, CC BY 2.0.

University
The , formerly known as Kumasi Polytechnic, is a public tertiary institution in the of .Kumasi Technical University is one of the Polytechnics in Ghana diverted into University.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a town in Kumasi Metropolitan District in the of near the regional capital Kumasi.

Suburb
is a suburb of Kumasi in the of

Suburb
is suburb of Kumasi. Kumasi is the regional capital of the of . Photo: tobiaseigen, CC BY 2.0.

Kumasi

Latitude
6.6981° or 6° 41' 53.1" north
Longitude
-1.623° or 1° 37' 22.9" west
Population
1,520,000
IATA airport code
KMS
United Nations Location Codes
GH KAI and GH KMS
Elevation
270 metres (886 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 261702404
Geo­Names ID
2298890
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Kumasi
  • Akan: Kumase
  • Arabic: Kumasi
  • Arabic: كوماسى
  • Arabic: كوماسي
  • Armenian: Գումասի
  • Armenian: Կումասի
  • Asturian: Kumasi
  • Basque: Kumasi
  • Belarusian: Кумасі
  • Bengali: কোমাসি
  • Breton: Kumasi
  • Bulgarian: Кумаси
  • Catalan: Kumasi
  • Cebuano: Kumasi (kapital sa rehiyon)
  • Cebuano: Kumasi
  • Chinese: 库马西
  • Chinese: 庫馬西
  • Croatian: Coomassie
  • Croatian: Kumase
  • Croatian: Kumasi
  • Czech: Kumasi
  • Danish: Kumasi
  • Dutch: Kumasi
  • Egyptian Arabic: كوماسى
  • English: Coomassie
  • Esperanto: Kumasi
  • Estonian: Kumasi
  • Finnish: Kumasi
  • French: Kumasi
  • Galician: Kumasi
  • Georgian: კუმასი
  • German: Kumasi
  • Greek: Κουμάσι
  • Guarani: Kumasi
  • Gujarati: કુમાસી
  • Hausa: Kumasi
  • Hebrew: קומאסי
  • Hindi: कुमासी
  • Hungarian: Kumasi
  • Ido: Kumasi
  • Indonesian: Kumasi
  • Irish: Kumasi
  • Italian: Kumasi
  • Japanese: クマシ
  • Kannada: ಕುಮಾಸಿ
  • Kirghiz: Кумаси шаары
  • Korean: 쿠마시
  • Latvian: Kumasi
  • Lithuanian: Coomassie
  • Lithuanian: Kumasi
  • Lithuanian: Kumasis
  • Luxembourgish: Kumasi
  • Macedonian: Кумаси
  • Malay: Kumasi
  • Marathi: कुमासी
  • Mongolian: Кумаси
  • Northern Frisian: Kumasi
  • Norwegian: Kumasi
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kumasi
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kumasi
  • Panjabi: ਕੁਮਾਸੀ
  • Persian: کوماسی
  • Persian: گوماسی
  • Polish: Kumasi
  • Portuguese: Kumasi
  • Romanian: Kumasi
  • Russian: Кумаси
  • Scots: Kumasi
  • Serbian: Kumasi
  • Serbian: Кумаси
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kumasi
  • Silesian: Kumasi
  • Sinhala: කුමසි
  • South Azerbaijani: کوماسی
  • Spanish: Kumasi
  • Swahili: Kumasi
  • Swedish: Kumasi
  • Tamil: குமாசி
  • Telugu: కుమాసీ
  • Thai: คุมาชิ
  • Thai: คูมาซี
  • Turkish: Kumasi
  • Twi: Kumasi
  • Ukrainian: Кумасі
  • Urdu: کوماسی
  • Uzbek: Kumasi
  • Veps: Kumasi
  • Vietnamese: Kumasi
  • Volapük: Kumasi
  • Waray (Philippines): Kumasi
  • Western Armenian: Գումասի
  • Western Frisian: Kumasi
  • Western Frisian: Kumasy
  • Wu Chinese: 库马西
  • Yoruba: Kumasi
  • Koforidua
  • Kumassi
  • Кумаси шаары, Гана

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