Liberia - Location, size, and extent



Located on the west coast of Africa, Liberia has an area of about 111,370 sq km (43,000 sq mi), with a length of 548 km (341 mi) ESE WNW and a width of 274 km (170 mi) NNE SSW . Comparatively, the area occupied by Liberia is slightly larger than the state of Tennessee. On the N it is bounded by Guinea, on the E by Côte d'Ivoire, on the S and SW by the Atlantic Ocean, and on the NW by Sierra Leone, with a total land boundary length of 1,585 km (985 mi) and a coastline of 579 km (360 mi).

Liberia's capital city, Monrovia, is located on the Atlantic coast.

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Jatu
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Feb 1, 2011 @ 9:21 pm
What's the current population of Liberia? And how often is census completed
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Adrian
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Aug 26, 2015 @ 8:08 am
Is there any road that runs along the coastline of Liberia?

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