The Central River is a county in the central Gambia . Previously called MacCarthy Island ( MacCarthy Island ) on the island located on the Gambia River.
- The administrative center is Yanyanburekh (former Georgetown).
- Area - 2,895 km² , population - 201,378 people ( 2010 ).
|English Central river|
|History and Geography|
|Square||2 895 km² (1st place )|
|Timezone||UTC + 0|
|Population||201 378 people ( 2010 ) ( 3rd place )|
|Density||69.56 people / km² (5th place)|
|ISO 3166-2 Code||GM-M|
In the west it borders with the North Coast district, in the southwest with the Lower River district, in the east with the Upper River district, in the north and south with Senegal . Through the entire territory of the district, the Gambia River flows from east to west.
Administratively, the district is divided into 10 districts:
- Western fullad
- Lower Salum
- Nyamina Dunkunku
- East Nyamina
- West Nyamina
- Upper Salum