Ambatondrazaka District

Ambatondrazaka District is a district in the Alaotra-Mangoro Region of Madagascar. Its capital is the town of Ambatondrazaka. The district has an area of 6,967 km2 (2,690 sq mi), and the estimated population in 2013 was 324,610.[1]

Ambatondrazaka District
Ambatondrazaka
Ambatondrazaka
Ambatondrazaka District is located in Madagascar
Ambatondrazaka District
Ambatondrazaka District
Location in Madagascar
Coordinates: 17°50′0″S 48°25′0″E / 17.83333°S 48.41667°E / -17.83333; 48.41667
Country Madagascar
RegionAlaotra-Mangoro
DistrictAmbatondrazaka
Area
 • Total6,967 km2 (2,690 sq mi)
Population
 (2013)
 • Total324,610
 • Density47/km2 (120/sq mi)
ClimateCwa

GeographyEdit

The city is situated south of Alaotra, the greatest lake in Madagascar.

ReligionEdit

TransportEdit

The district is linked to Moramanga by the MLA (Moramanga–Lac Alaotra) railway and the Route nationale 44 (MoramangaAmbatondrazakaImerimandrosoAmboavory). There is also an airport in Ambatondrazaka.

CommunesEdit

The district is further divided into 20 communes:

ReferencesEdit

Coordinates: 17°50′00″S 48°25′00″E / 17.8333°S 48.4167°E / -17.8333; 48.4167