Tivaouane Department

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Tivaouane
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Location in the Thiès Region
CountryFlag of Senegal.svg  Senegal
Region Thiès Region
Capital Tivaouane
Area
  Total3,121 km2 (1,205 sq mi)
Population
 (2023 census)
  Total650,067
  Density210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+0 (GMT)

Tivaouane Department is one of the 45 departments of Senegal, and one of the three in the Thiès Region. Its capital is Tivaouane.

The department has three urban communes: Mboro, Meckhe and Tivaouane.

The rural districts (communautés rurales) comprise:

Historic sites [1]

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Serigne Babacar Sy mosque

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