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Geography Statistics of Rwanda

  • Coastline: 0 km landlocked (0 miles)
  • Land Area:
    (land) 9,524 sq miles (24,668 sq km)
    (water) 645 sq miles (1,670 sq km)
    (TOTAL) 10,169 sq miles (26,338 sq km)

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  • Land Area: (all countries)
  • Land Divisions: There are 4 arrondissements, 24 communes, and 47 cantons in Rwanda.
  • Horizontal Width: 303.26 miles (488.0 km) from Cyangugu east to Kibungo
  • Vertical Length: 268.47 miles (432.06 km) from Ruhengeri south to Butare

    Note: Lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
  • Bordering Countries: (4) Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Tanzania and Uganda
  • Geographic Center: About 72.26 miles (116.29 km) southeast of Kigali
  • Highest Point: Karisimbi 14,826 ft. (4,519 m)
  • Lowest Point: Rusizi River 3,116 ft. (950 m)
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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.