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Country Benin
DepartmentAtlantique Department
 • Total381 km2 (147 sq mi)
 • Total91,778

Allada is a town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Atlantique Department of Benin.

Allada was the capital of the most powerful king in Ajaland before it fell to the armies of Dahomey.

The commune covers an area of 381 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 91,778 people.[1]


The main town demographics:

Year Population[2]
1979 12 022
2008 (estimate) 21 833


  1. "Communes of Benin". Statoids. Retrieved January 5, 2010.
  2. "Allada". World Gazetteer. Retrieved 2008-12-19.

Coordinates: 6°39′N 2°09′E / 6.650°N 2.150°E / 6.650; 2.150

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