Monrovia is the capital, and with a population of around 1,000,000, also the largest city in . From the harbor city's establishment in 1822 to Liberia's 1847 declaration of independence, the American Colonization Society resettled approximately 3200 former African-American and slaves and their descendants.


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 1,020,000
  • IATA airport code: MLW
  • United Nations Location Code: LR MLW
  • Latitude: 6° 18' 1.9" (6.3005°) north
  • Longitude: 10° 47' 48.8" (10.7969°) west
  • Elevation: 32 meters (105 feet)
  • Wikidata: Monrovia
  • Wikimedia Commons: Monrovia

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Amharic: ሞንሮቪያ, Arabic: مونروفيا, Armenian: Մոնրովիա, Azerbaijani: Monroviya, Belarusian: Горад Манровія, Bengali: মনরোভিয়া, Bulgarian: Монровия, Catalan: Monròvia, Central Kurdish: مۆنرۆڤیا, Chechen: Монрови, Chinese: 蒙罗维亚, Chinese: 蒙羅維亞, Esperanto: Monrovio, French: Monrovia, Georgian: მონროვია, German: Monrovia, Greek: Μονρόβια, Hebrew: מונרוביה, Icelandic: Monróvía, Italian: Monrovia, Japanese: モンロビア, Kazakh: Монровия, Kirghiz: Монровия, Korean: 몬로비아, Latvian: Monrovija, Lithuanian: Monrovija
Macedonian: Монровија, Marathi: मोन्रोव्हिया, Occitan (post 1500): Monròvia, Panjabi: ਮੋਨਰੋਵੀਆ, Persian: مونروویا, Polish: Monrowia, Portuguese: Monróvia, Russian: Монровия, Serbian: Монровија, Slovenian: Monrovija, Somali: Monrofia, South Azerbaijani: مانروویا, Spanish: Monrovia, Tajik: Монровия, Tamil: மொன்றோவியா, Thai: มันโรเวีย, Tibetan: མོང་རོ་ཝི་ཡ།, Udmurt: Монровия, Ukrainian: Монровія, Urdu: مونروویا, Uzbek: Monroviya, Veps: Monrovii, Western Mari: Монрови, Western Panjabi: مونروویا, Yiddish: מאנראוויע, Yue Chinese: 蒙羅維亞

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