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Lesotho overview

Lesotho is a country in Africa and his population is 1,919,552 inhabitants over an area of 30,355 km2. Lesotho capital is Maseru and his main time zone (in capitale) is Africa/Maseru.

Lesotho iso 3166 codes are LS (alpha-2), LSO (alpha-3) and 426 (numeric). Lesotho FIPS code is LT. Lesotho currency is Loti and the dialing code is +266.

Lesotho postal format is : 999 (Postal code).

Administrative divisions in Lesotho : 10 Districts, 129 Community Councils.

Largest cities in Lesotho are : Maseru, Mafeteng, Leribe, Maputsoe, Mohale’s Hoek, Qacha’s Nek, Quthing, Butha-Buthe, Nako, Mokhotlong.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Maseru
Population :
1,919,552
Area :
30,355 km2
Iso code :
LS
dialing code :
266
Currency :
Loti

Largest cities in Lesotho

CountryLesotho
ContinentAfrica
CapitalMaseru
Iso codesLS / LSO / 426
Time zoneAfrica/Maseru
Total area30,355 km2
Dialing code+266
CurrencyLoti
Internet tld.ls
Postal format 999
GDP2.46 billion dollars
GDP per capita1,280 dollars
Neighbours countriesSouth Africa.

Lesotho administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Districts Level 110
Community Councils Level 2129

Spoken languages in Lesotho

Airports near Maseru (Capital of Lesotho)

AirportCityDistance
Moshoeshoe I International AirportMaseru18 km

Lesotho first administrative level


Largest cities in Lesotho

CityPopulationDistance from Maseru
Maseru118,3550 km
Mafeteng57,05961 km
Leribe47,67574 km
Maputsoe32,11763 km
Mohale’s Hoek28,31093 km
Qacha’s Nek25,573147 km
Quthing24,130122 km
Butha-Buthe16,33096 km
Nako13,14643 km
Mokhotlong8,809154 km
Thaba-Tseka5,423111 km
Teyateyaneng5,11532 km


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