Oran Province

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Oran Province
ولاية وهران
Province
Administrative map of Oran province
Map of Algeria highlighting Oran
Coordinates: 35°42′N 0°38′W / 35.7°N 0.633°W / 35.7; -0.633Coordinates: 35°42′N 0°38′W / 35.7°N 0.633°W / 35.7; -0.633
Country  Algeria
Capital Oran
Government
 • PPA president Mrs. Ayad Ratiba[1] (RND)
 • Wāli Mr. Tahar Sakrane
Area
 • Total 2,114 km2 (816 sq mi)
Population (2009)[2]
 • Total 1,584,607
 • Density 749.58/km2 (1,941.4/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 41
ISO 3166 code DZ-31
Districts 9
Municipalities 26

Oran is a province in Algeria. The capital is Oran. There are 1,584,607[2] people.

Divisions[change | change source]

As of 1984, the province has 9 districts and 26 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | change source]

  1. Aïn El Turk
  2. Arzew
  3. Bethioua
  4. Bir El Djir
  5. Boutlélis
  6. Es Sénia
  7. Gdyel
  8. Oran
  9. Oued Tlélat

References[change | change source]

  1. http://www.oran-dz.com/actualite/article46.html
  2. 2.0 2.1 Wilaya d'Oran - Annuaire statistique 2009 - p.15.