List Of Villages In Rwanda

What is a Village?

A village is a clustered human settlement or community, larger than a hamlet but smaller than a town, with a population typically ranging from a few hundred to a few thousand.

Although villages are often located in rural areas, the term urban village is also applied to certain urban neighborhoods.

List Of Villages In Rwanda




How many villages are in Rwanda?

14837 villages

The country is divided into four Provinces and the City of Kigali which are also further divided into 30 districts.

Moreover, the districts are further divided into 416 Sectors. Additionally, the sectors are further divided into 2148 cells and lastly, these cells are divided into 14837 villages.

How many villages are in Kigali?


1,155 villages

The smallest administrative unit is the village and the City is made up of 1,155 villages.

The City borders the Gicumbi and Rulindo Districts of Northern Province, Bugesera and Rwamagana Districts of Eastern Province, and Kamonyi District of Southern Province. Kigali is the most visited area in Rwanda.