Addis Ababa is located in the province of Addis Ababa and is the capital of Ethiopia. 3,384,569 people are living in Addis Ababa (as of 2008). The city is very important and represents Ethiopia internationally which is why the U.S.A. choose it as location for one of their embassies. the majority of the samples were from the capital city, Addis Ababa and its vicinity. Therefore, the focus of this study was Addis Ababa Reta et al. 179 and areas within about 100 km radius of the city. The city covers an area of 530 km2 and is divided into 10 sub-cities. Laboratory workAddis Ababa ăd´ĭs ăb´əbə [key] [Amharic,=new flower], city (1994 pop. 2,112,737), capital of Ethiopia. It is situated at c.8,000 ft (2,440 m) on a well-watered plateau surrounded by hills and mountains. Addis Ababa is Ethiopia's largest city and its administrative and communications center ... Capital Cultural Restaurant, Addis Ababa: See 13 unbiased reviews of Capital Cultural Restaurant, rated 4.5 of 5 on TripAdvisor and ranked #82 of 341 restaurants in Addis Ababa.Addis Ababa is the Federal Capital of Ethiopia and a Chartered City; having three layers of Government: City Government at the top, 10 Sub City Administrations in the Middle, and 99 Kebele Administrations at the bottom . Location. Between 8055' and 9005' North Latitude and between 38040' and 38050' East Longitude. Total Land area. 54,000 hectares.