Central District (Botswana)

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Central
Waterhole in Serowe
Waterhole in Serowe
Location within Botswana
Location within Botswana
Coordinates: 22°00′S 26°00′E / 22.000°S 26.000°E / -22.000; 26.000Coordinates: 22°00′S 26°00′E / 22.000°S 26.000°E / -22.000; 26.000
Country Botswana
CapitalSerowe
Area
 • Total147,730 km2 (57,040 sq mi)
Population
 (2011 census)
 • Total638,604
 • Density4.3/km2 (11/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+2 (Central Africa Time)

Central is a district in Botswana. The capital city is Serowe. It is the largest district and has the most people of any other district in Botswana.

Some important tourist attractions are: Francistown, Selebi-Phikwe, Solomon's Wall, Moremi Gorge, and Mashatu Game Reserve.[1]

The six sub-districts of Central are: Bobonong, Boteti, Mahalapye, Orapa, Serowe Palapye and Tutume.[2]

Notable people[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Tourist attractions in Botswana". Government of Botswana. Retrieved 12 November 2016.
  2. Gaotlhobogwe, Monkagedi. "Botswana broken into 19 new sub-districts". MMegi Online. Retrieved 11 November 2016.