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Georgetown is the caipital o Guyana, locatit in Region 4, which is kent as the Demerara-Mahaica region an aw. It is the kintra's lairgest urban centre. It is situated on the Atlantic Ocean coast at the mouth of the Demerara River and it was nicknamed 'Garden City of the Caribbean.'

City of Georgetown
Caipital ceety
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City of Georgetown is locatit in Guyana
City of Georgetown
City of Georgetown
Location in Guyana
Coordinates: 6°48′N 58°10′W / 6.800°N 58.167°W / 6.800; -58.167Coordinates: 6°48′N 58°10′W / 6.800°N 58.167°W / 6.800; -58.167
Kintra  Guyana
Region Demerara-Mahaica
Established 1781
Namit 29 Apryle 1812
 • Teep Mayor-Cooncil
 • Mayor Hamilton Greene
 • Watter 30 km2 (10 sq mi)
 • Urban 50 km2 (20 sq mi)
 • Metro 150 km2 (57 sq mi)
Elevation -2 m (-6 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Caipital ceety 235,017
Time zone UTC-4
Aurie code(s) 231, 233, 225, 226, 227

Georgetown serves primarily as a retail an admeenistrative centre. It serves as a financial services centre. The estimatit population by the 2012 Guyana census wis 235,017[1] inhabitants.


  Georgetown, Guyana travel guide frae Wikivoyage

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