LGA and town

Location in Nigeria

Coordinates: 12°45′N 6°17′E / 12.750°N 6.283°E / 12.750; 6.283Coordinates: 12°45′N 6°17′E / 12.750°N 6.283°E / 12.750; 6.283
Country  Nigeria
State Zamfara State
  Total 2,728 km2 (1,053 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
  Total 210,852
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 892
ISO 3166 code NG.ZA.MD

Maradun is a Local Government Area in Zamfara State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Maradun12°34′00″N 6°14′40″E / 12.56667°N 6.24444°E / 12.56667; 6.24444  towards the south of the Area.

It has an area of 2,728 km² and a population of 210,852 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 881.[1]


  1. "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Retrieved 2009-10-20.

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