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Oron is a coastal city in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.It is home to the Maritime Academy of Nigeria and the Oron Museum.[1]

Oron
LGA and city
Country Nigeria
StateAkwa Ibom State
Government
 • ChairmanAnthony B. Etim
Area
 • Total70 km2 (30 sq mi)
Population
(2006 Census)
 • Total105,461
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)
ClimateAm

It has an area of 70 km² and a population of 156,461 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 523.[2]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Maritime Academy of Nigeria". Maritime Academy of Nigeria. Retrieved 2010-03-22.
  2. ^ "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on 2009-10-07. Retrieved 2009-10-20.

Coordinates: 4°49′33″N 8°14′2″E / 4.82583°N 8.23389°E / 4.82583; 8.23389