|LGA and town|
Location in Nigeria
|Coordinates: 12°28′N 6°54′E / 12.467°N 6.900°ECoordinates: 12°28′N 6°54′E / 12.467°N 6.900°E|
|• Total||1,188 km2 (459 sq mi)|
|Population (2006 census)|
|Time zone||WAT (UTC+1)|
|3-digit postal code prefix||882|
|ISO 3166 code||NG.ZA.BM|
Birnin Magaji/Kiyaw is a Local Government Area in Zamfara State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Birnin Magaji (or Magare) in the north of the LGA at12°33′00″N 6°49′00″E / 12.55000°N 6.81667°E. The LGA is also named from the town of Kiyaw (or Kiawa) to the south.
It has an area of 1,188 km² and a population of 178,619 at the 2006 census.
The postal code of the area is 882.