Lagos City

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 the capital of Lagos state in . Photo: T. Obi, CC BY 2.0.

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

is in . It's a suburb in Ikeja division which is the capital of . Photo: Dolapo Falola, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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.

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

Park
, is an open space landmark located in Broad Street, , , named after the Yoruba slave trader, merchant, and aristocrat Madam Efunroye Tinubu. Photo: Jeremy Weate, CC BY 2.0.

Destinations

is a district under Eti-Osa local government in , Southwest Nigeria.

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

is a city in , Nigeria. It is located to the south-east of Lagos city.

is a suburb and state housing estate in Lagos City.

Localities in the Area

is a Local Government Area in Lagos, located to the west of . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is in . It is a popular city district in the Lagos mainland area, Lagos State.

is one of the most affluent districts in Lagos City. Photo: filmfestivals, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Lagos City

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
  • Dagbani: Lagos
  • Danish: Lagos
  • Dutch: Lagos
  • Eastern Mari: Лагос
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: لاجوس
  • English: Lagos
  • 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
  • Malagasy: Lagos
  • Malay (generic): Lagos
  • Malayalam: ലാഗോസ്
  • Manipuri: ꯂꯥꯒꯣꯁ
  • Marathi: लागोस
  • Mazanderani: لاگوس
  • Min Nan Chinese: Lagos
  • Mingrelian: ლაგოსი
  • Mirandese: Lagos
  • Mongolian: Лагос
  • Mongolian: ꯂꯥꯒꯣꯁ
  • 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
  • Santali: ᱞᱟᱜᱚᱥ
  • 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
  • Venetian: 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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