LGA and town

Location in Nigeria

Coordinates: 12°51′N 6°44′E / 12.850°N 6.733°E / 12.850; 6.733Coordinates: 12°51′N 6°44′E / 12.850°N 6.733°E / 12.850; 6.733
Country  Nigeria
State Zamfara State
  Total 2,834 km2 (1,094 sq mi)
Population (2006 census)
  Total 293,837
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
3-digit postal code prefix 882
ISO 3166 code NG.ZA.ZU

Zurmi is a Local Government Area in Zamfara State, Nigeria. Its headquarters are in the town of Zurmi at12°46′00″N 6°47′10″E / 12.76667°N 6.78611°E / 12.76667; 6.78611.

It has an area of 2,834 km² and a population of 293,837 at the 2006 census.

The postal code of the area is 882.[1] it shares border with Niger republic from the North and Katsina state from East its end stop at the most populated village Gurbin Bore under Kwashabawa ward after Crossed the inter-state Bridge constructed in the early 1990, 4 years after the establishment of the Whole state in 1996.


  1. "Post Offices- with map of LGA". NIPOST. Archived from the original on October 7, 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-20.
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