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Where is The Comoros?

map showing the location of The Comoros

Located in the continent of Africa, Comoros covers 2,235 square kilometers of land, making it the 182nd largest nation in terms of land area.

The Comoros became an independent state in 1975, after gaining its sovereignty from France. The population of The Comoros is 737,284 (2012) and the nation has a density of 330 people per square kilometer.

The currency of The Comoros is the Comoro Franc (KMF). As well, the people of The Comoros are refered to as Comoran.

The dialing code for the country is 269 and the top level internet domain for Comoran sites is .km.

The Comoros does not share land borders with any countries.

To learn more, visit our detailed Comoros section.

Quick facts

Population 737,284
Density 329.9 / km2 ( 854.4 / mi2 )
Languages Arabic, Comorian, French
Independence Year 1975
Capital Moroni (Grande Comore)
Currency Comoro Franc
GDP 647,720,103 (2014 data)
GDP per Capita 879 (2014 data)
Land Area 2,235 km2 (863 mi2)
Minimum Longitude 43.220
Maximum Longitude 44.540
Mininum Latitude -12.420
Maximum Latitude -11.360

What is the capital of The Comoros?

map showing the location of The Comoros
Location of Moroni on a map.

Moroni is the capital city of Comoros. It has a population of 42,872, and is located on a latitue of -11.7 and longitude of 43.26.

Moroni is also the political center of Comoros, which is considered a Republic, and home to its Executive head of state.

Quick Facts About Moroni, the Capital Of The Comoros

City Moroni
Country The Comoros
Population 42,872
Longitude 43.25506000
Latitude -11.70216000
Elevation 27 meters over sea level

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.