Souk Ahras Province

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Souk Ahras Province
ولاية سوق أهراس
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Souk Ahras
Coordinates: 36°23′N 8°00′E / 36.383°N 8°E / 36.383; 8Coordinates: 36°23′N 8°00′E / 36.383°N 8°E / 36.383; 8
Country  Algeria
Capital Souk Ahras
Area
 • Total 4,541 km2 (1,753 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 440,299
 • Density 96.961/km2 (251.127/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 37
ISO 3166 code DZ-41
Districts 10
Municipalities 26

Souk Ahras is a province in Algeria. The capital is Souk Ahras. It is on the border between Algeria and Tunisia.

Divisions[change | change source]

The province has 10 districts and 26 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | change source]

  1. Bir Bouhouche
  2. Haddada
  3. M'Daourouch
  4. Mechroha
  5. Merahna
  6. Ouled Driss
  7. Oum El Adhaïm
  8. Sedrata
  9. Souk Ahras
  10. Taoura

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.