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About the US embassy and its location in Banjul, Gambia.

About Gambia

Gambia is located in west Africa. The main language spoken in Gambia is English. The current population (as of 2017) is 2,051,363. Gambia has a human development index (HDI) of 0.452 and therefore can be considered as country with low human development (according to UNDP – United Nations Development Programme). There are a lot of different embassies and consulates located in Gambia. Among these, there are also representations of the United States of America.

About Banjul

Banjul is located in the province of Banjul and is the capital of Gambia. 31,301 people are living in Abuja (as of 2013). The city is very important and represents Gambia internationally which is why the U.S.A. choose it as location for one of their embassies.

About the US embassy in Banjul, Gambia

Offices located within the US embassy located in Banjul include:

  • Political and Economic Section
  • Embassy Funding Opportunities Section
  • Economic Section
  • Public Affairs Section
  • Annual Reports Section

Visa services offered by the US embassy in Banjul, Gambia

Visa services for USA immigration/non-immigration visas are handled by the department for travel permits.  You can schedule an interview for a visa here:

You can contact them via phone (220) 439-2856.

American citizen services offered by the US embassy in Banjul, Gambia

American citizen services are handled by a number of departments depending on your issue. Please visit for more information on how to proceed with your issue/query.

Notary services offered by the US embassy in Banjul, Gambia

This embassy offers notary services to all US passport holders and foreign nationals (on the provision they are using the documents within the United States). This price is $50 paid in cash or US issued credit card, per page.