Windhoek is one of the most populated cities in Namibia, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Africa, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 22.35S latitude / 17.04E longitude. For routing in Windhoek, please check the free driving directions Windhoek service below.
When you visit Namibia, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is English, and the officially used currency is Namibian Dollar (NAD), since 1993.
Windhoek, the capital city, has numerous population; 221 000 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Windhoek counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Namibia, bears 2 587 801 sum citizens spreading on its 318 251,52 sq mi / 824 268 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Namibia is Unitary semi-presidential republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: Unity, Liberty, Justice, while salute for the national anthem called: Namibia, Land of the Brave.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Namibia Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Namibia
Namibia is bordered on the north by Angola and Zambia, on the east by Botswana, and on the east and south by South Africa. It is, for the most part, a portion of the high plateau of southern Africa, with a general elevation of from 3,000 to 4,000 ft.