List of cities and towns in Guyana

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This is a list of settlements in Guyana . The following definitions have been used:

Contents

Cities

Towns

Villages

A–M

N–Z

Communities

Estates

Missions

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Georgetown, Guyana Capital of Guyana

Georgetown is the capital and largest city of Guyana. It is situated in Demerara-Mahaica, region 4, on the Atlantic Ocean coast, at the mouth of the Demerara River. It is nicknamed the "Garden City of the Caribbean." It is the retail and administrative and financial services centre of the country, and the city accounts for a large portion of Guyana's GDP. The city recorded a population of 118,363 in the 2012 census.

Barima-Waini Region of Guyana

Barima-Waini is a region of Guyana. Venezuela claims the territory as part of Guayana Esequiba.

Demerara River River in Guyana

The Demerara River is a river in eastern Guyana that rises in the central rainforests of the country and flows to the north for 346 kilometres until it reaches the Atlantic Ocean. Georgetown, Guyana's largest seaport and capital, is situated on the east bank of the river's mouth. The river divides Essequibo Islands-West Demerara on the west bank from Demerara-Mahaica to the east. The

Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region of Guyana

Cuyuni-Mazaruni is a region of Guyana. Venezuela claims the territory as part of Guayana Esequiba.

Peace River Regional District Regional district in British Columbia, Canada

The Peace River Regional District is a regional district in northeastern British Columbia, Canada. The regional district comprises seven municipalities and four electoral areas. Its member municipalities are the cities of Fort St. John and Dawson Creek, the district municipalities of Tumbler Ridge, Chetwynd, Taylor, and Hudson's Hope, and the village of Pouce Coupe. The district's administrative offices are in Dawson Creek.

East Berbice-Corentyne Region of Guyana

East Berbice-Corentyne is one of ten regions in Guyana covering the whole of the east of the country. It borders the Atlantic Ocean to the north, Suriname to the east, Brazil to the south and the regions of Mahaica-Berbice, Upper Demerara-Berbice, Potaro-Siparuni and Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo to the west.

Mahaica-Berbice Region of Guyana

Mahaica-Berbice is a region of Guyana, bordering the Atlantic Ocean to the north, the region of East Berbice-Corentyne to the east, the region of Upper Demerara-Berbice to the south and the region of Demerara-Mahaica to the west.

Demerara-Mahaica Region of Guyana

Demerara-Mahaica is a region of Guyana, bordering the Atlantic Ocean to the north, the region of Mahaica-Berbice to the east, the region of Upper Demerara-Berbice to the south and the region of Essequibo Islands-West Demerara to the west.

Essequibo Islands-West Demerara Region of Guyana

Essequibo Islands-West Demerara is a region of Guyana. It is claimed with additional territories by Venezuela as Guayana Esequiba.

Pomeroon-Supenaam Region of Guyana

Pomeroon-Supenaam is a region of Guyana. Venezuela claims the territory as part of Guayana Esequiba.

The Railways of Guyana comprised two public railways, the Demerara-Berbice Railway and the Demerara-Essequibo railway. There are also several industrial railways mainly for the bauxite industry. The Demerara-Berbice Railway is the oldest in South America. None of the railways are in operation in the 21st century.

Belladrum village in Mahaica-Berbice, Guyana

Belladrum is a small community in the Mahaica-Berbice Region of Guyana, on the Atlantic coast, about 15 kilometres (9 mi) east of Mahaicony.

Neighbourhood Councils of Guyana

The regions of Guyana are divided into three types of councils: municipal or town councils, neighbourhood democratic councils and Amerindian villages.

Index of Guyana-related articles Wikipedia index

The following is an alphabetical list of topics related to the Co-operative Republic of Guyana.

St. Cuthberts Mission, Guyana Amerindian settlement in Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana

St. Cuthbert's Mission is an Amerindian village on the Mahaica River in the Demerara-Mahaica region of Guyana. It comprises approximately 200 households. St. Cuthbert's is regarded by many people in Guyana as the "cultural capital" for Amerindians.

The East Demerara Water Conservancy (EDWC) is one of Guyana's major water storage and flood control facilities. Over 500,000 residents inhabit the basin that lies below and between the sea wall and the EDWC Dam in a 48 km band from Georgetown to Mahaica. Located in Demerara-Mahaica, the EDWC serves to irrigate thousands of hectares of rice and other crops within this area by storing rain water for dry periods and it also provides one of the primary source of drinking water for the capital city of Georgetown.

Fort Wellington, Guyana village and regional capital in Mahaica-Berbice, Guyana

Fort Wellington is a village located in the Mahaica-Berbice region of Guyana, serving as its regional capital.

References

  1. World Gazetteer, Guyana: Largest cities and towns with statistics of their population Archived 2011-05-22 at the Wayback Machine
  2. "Municipalities | Ministry of Local Government and Regional Development" . Retrieved 2021-02-20.