Lagos

Lagos is the most populous city in , spreading out across two main islands and onto the mainland. It is the country's financial capital, and is famous throughout Africa for its music scene.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 1.0.

Popular Destinations

is an island and district in Lagos. has a Central Business District. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 1.0.

is an affluent area that encompasses a former island of the same name neighbouring Lagos Island, Ikoyi and the Lekki Peninsula by the Lagos Lagoon. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is a national museum of , located in the city of Lagos. Photo: crashdburnd, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Church
The Marina, Lagos is an Anglican cathedral on Lagos Island, Lagos, Nigeria. Photo: Sho photography, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Park
, is an open space landmark located in Broad Street, , , named after the Yoruba slave trader, merchant, and aristocrat Madam Efunroye Tinubu.

Hospital
General Hospital, Lagos is the oldest hospital in Nigeria.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is an informal settlement across the 3rd Mainland Bridge located on the coast of mainland Lagos.

Village
is a neighbourhood of , Lagos, in , Nigeria.

Neighborhood
is the most affluent neighborhood of Lagos, located in Local Government Area. Photo: filmfestivals, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Lagos

Latitude
6.4551° or 6° 27' 18.2" north
Longitude
3.3942° or 3° 23' 39" east
Open Location Code
6FR5F94V+2M
Population
10,400,000
IATA airport code
LOS
United Nations Location Code
NG LOS
Elevation
11 metres (36 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 27565124
Geo­Names ID
2332459
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Lagos
  • Albanian: Lagos
  • Amharic: ሌጎስ
  • Arabic: Lagos
  • Arabic: لاغوس
  • Aragonese: Lagos
  • Armenian: Լագոս
  • Asturian; Bable: Lagos
  • Azerbaijani: Laqos
  • Bashkir: Лагос
  • Basque: Lagos
  • Belarusian: Лагас
  • Bengali: লেগোস
  • Bosnian: Lagos
  • Breton: Lagos
  • Bulgarian: Лагос
  • Burmese: လေးဂို့စ်မြို့
  • Catalan: Lagos
  • Cebuano: Lagos (kapital sa distrito)
  • Cebuano: Lagos
  • Central Kurdish: لاگووس
  • Central Kurdish: لاگۆس
  • Chechen: Лагос
  • Chichewa; Nyanja: Lagos
  • Chinese: Lagos
  • Chinese: 拉各斯
  • Chinese: 拉哥斯
  • Chuvash: Лагос
  • Cornish: Lagos
  • Croatian: Lagos
  • Czech: Lagos
  • Danish: Lagos
  • Dutch: Lagos
  • Eastern Mari: Лагос
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: لاجوس
  • Esperanto: Lagoso
  • Estonian: Lagos
  • Extremaduran: Lagos
  • Faroese: Lagos
  • Fijian Hindustani: Lagos
  • Finnish: Lagos
  • Franco-Provençal: Lagos
  • French: Ibadan Lagos Kano
  • French: Lagos
  • Frisian: Lagos
  • Gaelic (Scots): Lagos
  • Gallegan: Lagos, Nixeria
  • Gallegan: Lagos
  • Georgian: ლაგოსი
  • German: Lagos
  • Greek: Λάγος
  • Gujarati: લાગોસ
  • Gujarati: લેગોસ
  • Hausa: Lagos
  • Hebrew: לאגוס
  • Hindi: लागोस
  • Hindi: लागोस्
  • Hungarian: Lagos
  • Icelandic: Lagos
  • Ido: Lagos
  • Igbo: Lagos
  • Iloko: Lagos
  • Indonesian: Lagos
  • Ingush: Лагос
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Lagos
  • Interlingue: Lagos
  • Irish: Lagos
  • Italian: Lagos
  • Japanese: ラゴス
  • Javanese: Lagos
  • Kabiyé: Legɔsɩ
  • Kannada: ಲಾಗೊಸ್
  • Kannada: ಲಾಗೋಸ್
  • Kannada: ಲೆಗೊಸ್
  • Kazakh: Лагос
  • Kazakh: Лагос қаласы
  • Kikuyu: Lagos
  • Kirghiz: Лагос шаары
  • Korean: 라고스
  • Korean: 라구스
  • Kurdish: Lagos
  • Ladin: Lagos
  • Lao: Lagos
  • Latin: Lacupolis
  • Latvian: Lagosa
  • Lezghian: Лагос
  • Lingala: Lagos
  • Lithuanian: Lagosas
  • Lombard: Lagos
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Lagos (Nigeria)
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Lagos
  • Macedonian: Лагос
  • Malay (generic): Lagos
  • Malayalam: ലാഗോസ്
  • Marathi: लागोस
  • Mazanderani: لاگوس
  • Min Nan Chinese: Lagos
  • Mingrelian: ლაგოსი
  • Mirandese: Lagos
  • Mongolian: Лагос
  • Northern Frisian: Lagos
  • Northern Sami: Lagos
  • Norwegian: Lagos
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Lagos
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Lagos
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Lagos
  • Oriya: ଲାଗୋସ
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Лагос
  • Panjabi: ਲਾਗੋਸ
  • Papiamento: Lagos
  • Persian: لاگوس
  • Piemontese: Lagos
  • Polish: Lagos
  • Portuguese: Lagos
  • Pushto: لاګوس
  • Quechua: Lagos
  • Romanian: Lagos
  • Russia Buriat: Лагос
  • Russian: Лагос
  • Rusyn: Лаґос
  • Sardinian: Lagos
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Lagos
  • Scots: Lagos
  • Serbian: Лагос
  • Serbo-Croatian: Lagos
  • Shona: Lagos
  • Sicilian: Lagos
  • Sinhalese: ලාගොස්
  • Slovak: Lagos
  • Slovenian: Lagos
  • Somali: Lagos
  • South Azerbaijani: لاقوس
  • Spanish: Lagos
  • Swahili (generic): Lagos
  • Swedish: Lagos
  • Tagalog: Lagos
  • Tagalog: Lungsod ng Lagos
  • Tajik: Лагос
  • Tamil: லாகோஸ்
  • Tamil: லேகோஸ்
  • Telugu: లాగోస్
  • Thai: เลกอส
  • Tosk Albanian: Lagos
  • Turkish: Lagos
  • Turkmen: Lagos
  • Ukrainian: Лагос
  • Ukrainian: Лаґос
  • Urdu: لاگوس
  • Uzbek: Lagos
  • Veps: Lagos
  • Vietnamese: Lagos
  • Waray (Philippines): Lagos
  • Welsh: Lagos
  • Western Panjabi: لاگوس
  • Wu Chinese: 拉各斯
  • Yakut: Лагос
  • Yiddish: לאגאס
  • Yoruba: Èkó
  • Yue Chinese: 拉哥斯
  • Eko
  • Laguosos
  • Logos
  • लेगोस

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