FREEDOMS of BUNYORO-KITARA KINGDOM - Honorary Freedom of the City of Kiryandongo
Kiryandongo is located on the main Gulu-Masindi Highway, approximately 50 kilometres (31 mi), by road, northeast of Masindi, the largest town in the sub-region. This location is approximately 225 kilometres (140 mi), by road, northwest of Kampala, Uganda's capital and largest city. The coordinates of the town are:01 57 00N, 32 08 24E (Latitude:1.9500; Longitude:32.1400). The exact population of Kiryandongo is not known. However, it is estimated that for a radius of 7 kilometres (4.3 mi), from the center of town, the total population is approximately 13,400, as of January 2011.
The landmarks within the town or close to its borders include:
The headquarters of Kiryandongo District Administration, The offices of Kiryandongo Town Council, Kaliro Central Market - The source of most fresh-produce in the town, Kiryandongo Hospital - A 100-bed public hospital, administered by the Uganda Ministry of Health, The Gulu-Masindi Highway - The highway passes through the middle of town, in a north to south direction.