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Communes of Benin

The departments of Benin are subdivided into 77 communes, which in turn are divided into arrondissements and finally into villages or city districts. [1]

91 relations: Abomey, Abomey-Calavi, Adja-Ouèrè, Adjarra, Adjohoun, Agbangnizoun, Aguégués, Akpro-Missérété, Alibori Department, Allada, Aplahoué, Atakora Department, Athiémè, Atlantique Department, Avrankou, Banikoara, Bantè, Bassila, Bembèrèkè, Benin, Bohicon, Bonou, Bopa, Borgou Department, Boukoumbé, Cercle (French colonial), Cobly, Collines Department, Comè, Copargo, Cotonou, Cové, Dangbo, Dassa-Zoumé, Departments of Benin, Djakotomey, Djidja, Donga Department, Glazoué, Gogounou, Grand-Popo, Houéyogbé, Ifangni, Kalalè, Kandi, Benin, Karimama, Benin, Kérou, Kétou, Benin, Klouékanmè, Kouandé, ..., Kouffo Department, Kpomassè, Lalo, Benin, Littoral Department, Lokossa, Malanville, Matéri, Mono Department, Natitingou, N’Dali, Nikki, Benin, Ouaké, Ouèssè, Ouémé Department, Ouidah, Ouinhi, Parakou, Pèrèrè, Péhunco, Plateau Department, Pobè, Porto-Novo, Sakété, Savalou, Savé, Sèmè-Kpodji, Ségbana, Sô-Ava, Sinendé, Tanguiéta, Tchaourou, Toffo, Tori-Bossito, Toucountouna, Toviklin, Township, Za-Kpota, Zagnanado, , Zogbodomey, Zou Department. Expand index (41 more) »

Abomey

Abomey is a city in the Zou Department of Benin.

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Abomey-Calavi

Abomey-Calavi is a city, arrondissement, and commune located in the Atlantique Department of Benin.

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Adja-Ouèrè

Adja-Ouèrè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Plateau Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Adjarra

Adjarra is a town and commune in Ouémé Department, Benin.The commune covers an area of 112 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 60,112 people.

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Adjohoun

Adjohoun or Adjohon is a town, arrondissement, and commune in Ouémé Department, Benin.

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Agbangnizoun

Agbangnizoun is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin.

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Aguégués

Aguégués is a town and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Akpro-Missérété

Akpro-Missérété is a city, arrondissement, and commune in Ouémé Department, Benin.

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Alibori Department

Alibori is the largest and northernmost département of Benin, with an area of 26,242 km² and a population of 868,046 (at the May 2013 Census).

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Allada

Allada is a town, arrondissement, and commune, located in the Atlantique Department of Benin.

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Aplahoué

Aplahoué is a town and arrondissement located in the Kouffo Department of Benin.

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Atakora Department

Atakora is the northwestern department of Benin, bordering Togo to the west and Burkina Faso to the north.

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Athiémè

Athiémè is a town and arrondissement located in the Mono Department of Benin.

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Atlantique Department

Atlantique is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Avrankou

Avrankou is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Banikoara

Banikoara is a town, arrondissement and commune located in the Alibori Department of Benin.

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Bantè

Bantè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in western Benin.

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Bassila

Bassila is a town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Donga Department of Benin.

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Bembèrèkè

Bembèrèkè is a town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Borgou Department of Benin.

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Benin

Benin (or; Bénin), officially the Republic of Benin (République du Bénin) and formerly Dahomey, is a country in West Africa.

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Bohicon

Bohicon is a city in Benin, and a conurbation of Abomey lying 9 kilometres east of the city on the railway line from Cotonou to Parakou and on Benin's main highway RNIE 2 which joins the RNIE 4.

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Bonou

Bonou is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Bopa

Bopa is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Mono Department of south-western Benin.The commune covers an area of 365 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 70,268 people.

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Borgou Department

Borgou is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Boukoumbé

Boukoumbé or Boukombé is a town, arrondissement and commune in north western Benin on the border with Togo.

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Cercle (French colonial)

Cercle was the smallest unit of French political administration in French Colonial Africa that was headed by a European officer.

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Cobly

Cobly or Kobli is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Atakora Department of north-western Benin.

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Collines Department

Collines is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Comè

Comè is a town and arrondissement located in the Mono Department of Benin.

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Copargo

Copargo is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Donga Department of western Benin.

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Cotonou

Cotonou, formerly Kutonu, is the largest city and economic centre of Benin.

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Cové

Cové is a city located in the Zou Department of Benin.

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Dangbo

Dangbo is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin.The commune covers an area of 340 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 66,055 people.

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Dassa-Zoumé

Dassa-Zoumé, often shortened to Dassa, is a city in Benin, on the Cotonou to Parakou railway and the main north-south highway.

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Departments of Benin

Benin is divided into 12 departments (French: départements), and subdivided into 77 communes (see Communes of Benin).

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Djakotomey

Djakotomey is a town and commune in the Kouffo Department of south-western Benin.

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Djidja

Djidja is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin.

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Donga Department

Donga is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Glazoué

Glazoué is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Collines Department of central Benin.

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Gogounou

Gogounou is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Alibori Department of Benin, about 35 kilometres south of Kandi.

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Grand-Popo

Grand-Popo is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Mono Department of south-western Benin.

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Houéyogbé

Houéyogbé is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Mono Department of south-western Benin.

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Ifangni

Ifangni is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Plateau Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Kalalè

Kalalè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Borgou Department of eastern Benin.

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Kandi, Benin

Kandi is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Alibori Department of eastern Benin.

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Karimama, Benin

Karimama is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Alibori Department of northeastern Benin.

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Kérou

Kérou is a town, arrondissement and commune located in the Atakora Department of Benin.The commune covers an area of 3745 square kilometres and as of 2012 had a population of 37,419 people.

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Kétou, Benin

Kétou is a Yoruba town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Plateau Department of the Republic of Benin (previously called 'Dahomey').

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Klouékanmè

Klouékanmè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Kouffo Department of south-western Benin.

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Kouandé

Kouandé is a town, arrondissement and commune, located in the Atakora Department of Benin.The commune covers an area of 4500 square kilometres and as of 20013 had a population of 112,014 people.

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Kouffo Department

Kouffo is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Kpomassè

Kpomassè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin.

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Lalo, Benin

Lalo is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Kouffo Department of south-western Benin.

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Littoral Department

Littoral is one of the twelve departments of Benin, and is divided into 13 arrondissements.

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Lokossa

Lokossa is an arrondissement, commune, and the capital city of Mono Department in Benin.

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Malanville

Malanville is a city, arrondissement and commune in the Alibori Department of northeastern Benin, located across the River Niger from Niger.

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Matéri

Matéri is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Atakora Department of north-western Benin.

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Mono Department

Mono is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Natitingou

Natitingou is a city and commune in north western Benin.

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N’Dali

N'Dali is a city and arrondissement in the north of Benin, and the capital of the Commune of N'Dali in the Borgou Department.

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Nikki, Benin

Nikki is a city, arrondissement, and commune located in the Borgou Department of Benin.

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Ouaké

Ouaké is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Donga Department of western Benin.

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Ouèssè

Ouèssè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Collines Department of central Benin.The commune covers an area of 3200 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 96,850 people.

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Ouémé Department

Ouémé is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Ouidah

Ouidah, historically also called Whydah, Juda, Juida by the French and Ajudá by the Portuguese, is a city on the Atlantic coast of Benin.

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Ouinhi

Ouinhi is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin.

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Parakou

Parakou is the largest city in eastern Benin, with an estimated population of around 206,667 people, and capital of the Borgou Department.

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Pèrèrè

Pèrèrè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Borgou Department of eastern Benin.

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Péhunco

Péhunco or Péhonko is a town, arrondissement and commune located in the Atakora Department of Benin.

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Plateau Department

Plateau is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Pobè

Pobè is a city and arrondissement located in the Plateau Department of Benin.

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Porto-Novo

Porto-Novo (also known as Hogbonou and Adjacé) is the official capital of the West African nation of Benin, and was the capital of French Dahomey.

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Sakété

Sakété is a city located in the Plateau Department of Benin.

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Savalou

Savalou is a city located in the Collines Department of Benin.

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Savé

Savé is a city in Benin, lying on the Cotonou-Parakou railway and the main north-south road.

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Sèmè-Kpodji

Sèmè-Kpodji is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Ségbana

Ségbana is a town, arrondissement and commune located in the Alibori Department of Benin.The commune covers an area of 4471 square kilometres and as of 2013 had a population of 89,268 people.

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Sô-Ava

Sô-Ava is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin.

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Sinendé

Sinendé is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Borgou Department of central Benin.

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Tanguiéta

Tanguiéta is a town, arrondissement and commune located in the Atakora Department of Benin.The commune covers an area of 5465 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 54,719 people.

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Tchaourou

Tchaourou is a commune, arrondissement, and city located in the Borgou Department of Benin, a country in Western Africa, formerly known as Dahomey (until 1975).

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Toffo

Toffo is a town and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin.

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Tori-Bossito

Tori-Bossito is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin.

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Toucountouna

Toucountouna is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Atakora Department of north-western Benin.

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Toviklin

Toviklin is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Kouffo Department of south-western Benin.

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Township

The word township is used to refer to different kinds of settlements in different countries.

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Za-Kpota

Za-Kpota or Zakpota is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin.

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Zagnanado

Zagnanado or Zangnanado is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of southern-central Benin.

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Zè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin.

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Zogbodomey

Zogbodomey or Zogbodomè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin.

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Zou Department

Zou is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Communes_of_Benin

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