Koungou

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Koungou
Location of the commune (in red) within Mayotte
Location of the commune (in red) within Mayotte
Location of Koungou
Coordinates: 12°44′19″S 45°12′26″E / 12.7385°S 45.2071°E / -12.7385; 45.2071Coordinates: 12°44′19″S 45°12′26″E / 12.7385°S 45.2071°E / -12.7385; 45.2071
CountryFrance
Overseas region and departmentMayotte
CantonBandraboua and Koungou
Government
 • MayorSaïd Ahamadi
Area
28.41 km2 (10.97 sq mi)
Population
 (2012 census)
26,488
 • Density930/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+03:00
INSEE/Postal code
97610 /97600

Koungou is the second largest commune in the French overseas department of Mayotte, in the Indian Ocean, after the capital Mamoudzou. It is composed of six villages: Majicavo Lamir, Majicavo Koropa, Koungou, Trévani, Kangani and Longoni.

Demographics[edit]

Demographic evolution of Koungou

  • 1985: 3,479
  • 1991: 6,046
  • 1997: 10,165
  • 2002: 15,383
  • 2007: 19,831
  • 2012: 26,488