Libreville

Housing 

Expat Neighborhoods

Common expat neighborhoods include:

• La Sabliere
• Centre Ville
• Batterie 4
• Zone de l’aeroport
• Haut Gue Gue

Rental Housing Cost

Rent depends on the type, size, and location of the property:

Apartment:
• 1 Bed: 1,200 – 2,500 EUR
• 2 Bed: 1,400 – 3,500 EUR
• 3 Bed: 1,700 – 4,700 EUR

Houses:
• 3 Bed: 2,300 – 7,000 EUR
• 4 Bed: 2,600 – 8,500 EUR

 

Local Details

Transportation

Public transportation is not widely used. Most people use taxis to get around.

Fun Facts

The equator runs through the centre of the country.

The capital was initially called Free Town, and was founded by freed slaves in 1849.

Gabo is home to 80% of Africa’s gorilla population.

Local Currency

CFA = Central African franc