Bujumbura Rural Province

Bujumbura Rural Province is one of the 18 provinces of Burundi. Former President of Burundi Cyprien Ntaryamira was born here.

Bujumbura Rural Province
Burundi - Bujumbura Rural.svg
Country Burundi
CapitalIsale
Area
 • Total1,319.12 km2 (509.32 sq mi)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total730,000
 • Density550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
 [1]
Time zoneUTC+2 (CAT)

The province surrounds the former national capital Bujumbura. The provincial capital is Isale.[2]

CommunesEdit

Bujumbura Rural Province administers nine communes:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Law, Gwillim. "Provinces of Burundi". Statoids. Retrieved 13 July 2015.
  2. ^ a b Nkurunziza, Pierre (26 March 2015). "LOI No 1/10 DU 26 MARS 2015 PORTANT CREATION DE LA PROVINCE DU RUMONGE ET DELIMITATION DES PROVINCES DE BUJUMBURA, BURURI ET RUMONGE" (PDF). Presidential Cabinet, Republic of Burundi. Retrieved 14 July 2015.

Coordinates: 3°22′44″S 29°25′36″E / 3.37889°S 29.42667°E / -3.37889; 29.42667