Khenchela Province

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Khenchela Province
ولاية خنشلة
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Khenchela
Coordinates: 35°26′02″N 7°08′49″E / 35.434°N 7.147°E / 35.434; 7.147Coordinates: 35°26′02″N 7°08′49″E / 35.434°N 7.147°E / 35.434; 7.147
Country  Algeria
Capital Khenchela
Area
 • Total 9,811 km2 (3,788 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 384,268
 • Density 39.1671/km2 (101.442/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 032
ISO 3166 code DZ-40
Districts 8
Municipalities 21

Khenchela Province is a province of Algeria. The capital is Khenchela.

Division[change | change source]

The province has 8 districts and 21 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | change source]

  1. Khenchela, as a district and capital
  2. Aïn Touila, 20 kilometres (12 mi) northeastern of capital
  3. Babar, 30 kilometres (19 mi) south of capital
  4. Bouhmama, 35 kilometres (22 mi) west of capital
  5. Chechar, 50 kilometres (31 mi) south of capital
  6. El Hamma, 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) west of capital
  7. Kaïs, 22 kilometres (14 mi) west of capital
  8. Ouled Rechache, 22 km east of capital

References[change | change source]

  1. Office National des Statistiques, Recensement General de la Population et de l’Habitat 2008 Preliminary results of the 2008 population census. Accessed on 2008-07-02.