Karachi

Karachi

Karachi is capital of province Sindh as well as the largest and most populous metropolitan city of Pakistan and the main seaport and financial centre of the country.

university city, populated place, town or city, city, area within a nation, settlement, geographical area

Area
3,512.02387762 square kilometres , 3,530 square kilometres , 1,356 square miles , 3,527 square kilometres
Births
Benazir Bhutto , Asif Ali Zardari , Muhammad Ali Jinnah , Lal Krishna Advani , Aafia Siddiqui ,  …
Capital of
Sindh
Closest Airport
Karachi International Airport , Masroor Airbase
Contents
Pakistan International Airlines , Airblue , Karachi Stock Exchange , Habib Bank , State Bank of Pakistan ,  …
Coordinates
24°51'03"N , 24°51'36"N , 24°51'35"N , 67°00'36"E
Country, Time Zone Area
Pakistan
Created
1976
Deaths
Daniel Pearl , Muhammad Ali Jinnah , Noor Jehan , Fatima Jinnah , Murtaza Bhutto ,  …
Elevation
8 metres
End of
Karachi Northern Bypass , Makran Coastal Highway , N-5 National Highway
Established
1974 , 1853
Founded here
Hyderabad, Sindh , National Bank of Pakistan , Bank Alfalah , Bank AL Habib , PICIC Commercial Bank ,  …
GeoNames URL
http://sws.geonames.org/1174872/
Gns Unique Feature Identifier
"-2764584"
Leader
Mustafa Kamal , Nasreen Jalil , Lala Fazal-ur-Rehman
Leader's Title
"District Coordination Officer" , "DCO" , "Naib Nazim"
Location
Pakistan , South Asia , the Northern Hemisphere , Sindh , US postal Group 6 ,  …
Location of
Pakistan International Airlines , Daily Express , Geo TV , Karachi International Airport , Airblue ,  …
Mayor
Syed Mustafa Kamal
Met Office ID
"151"
Nearest City to
Mazar-e-Quaid
Origin of
Junaid Jamshed , Nazia Hassan , Junoon , Shehzad Roy , Strings ,  …
Pet Name
"The City of Bright Lights" , "The Gateway to Pakistan" , "The City of big Lights" , "The Gateway to the place in Pakistan"
Population
13,052,000 , 19,052,000 , 12,991,000 , 12,461,423 , 18 ,  …
Population density
5,099 per square kilometre
Raised
Uzma Aslam Khan
Residents
Bilawal Bhutto Zardari , Akhtar Hameed Khan , Murtaza Bhutto , Nadeem , Muhammad Mahmood Alam ,  …
The Area Served By
Nickie Nina
Things Running Through
Karachi Northern Bypass
Visited by
Altaf Hussain
Website
http://www.karachicity.gov.pk

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