Mumbai

Mumbai

Mumbai – India’s most populous city, in 2008 the city’s population was 13,662,885 person. Together with the satellite cities form the fifth largest metropolitan area in the world. The area occupied by Greater Mumbai is 603.4 square meters. km. The town stretches along the coast of the Arabian Sea at 140 km.
Located at an altitude of 10 meters above sea level. The population density is 21,665 people per square kilometer. km., about 1/2 of the population – Marathi, about 1/4 – Gujaratis. The city proper covers the island of Bombay (Eng. Isle of Bombay) and the southern part of the island Solsett, which are interconnected by bridges and dams.