Savalou

Savalou is a city located in the Collines Department of Benin. The commune covers an area of 2,674 square kilometres and as of 2012 had a population of 35,433 people.[1] It is the birthplace of Olympic Beninese hurdler Odile Ahouanwanou.[citation needed]

Savalou
Savalu Benin Africa.jpg
Savalou is located in Benin
Savalou
Savalou
Location in Benin
Coordinates: 7°56′N 1°58′E / 7.933°N 1.967°E / 7.933; 1.967
Country Benin
DepartmentCollines Department
Area
 • Total2,674 km2 (1,032 sq mi)
Elevation
227 m (745 ft)
Population
 (2012)
 • Total35,433
 • Density13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (WAT)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "World Gazetteer". Archived from the original on 2013-01-11.

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Coordinates: 7°56′N 1°58′E / 7.933°N 1.967°E / 7.933; 1.967