Tébessa Province

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Tébessa Province
ولاية تبسة
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Tébessa
Coordinates: 35°24′N 8°7′E / 35.4°N 8.117°E / 35.4; 8.117Coordinates: 35°24′N 8°7′E / 35.4°N 8.117°E / 35.4; 8.117
Country  Algeria
Capital Tébessa
Area
 • Total 14,227 km2 (5,493 sq mi)
Population (2008)[1]
 • Total 657,227
 • Density 46.1958/km2 (119.646/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 37
ISO 3166 code DZ-12
Districts 12
Municipalities 28

Tébessa is a province of Algeria. Tébessa is also the name of the capital. Another important city is El Ouenza. Tebessa is only 20 kilometers west from Tunisia border.

Divisions[change | edit source]

The province has 12 districts. There are also 28 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | edit source]

  1. Bir El Ater
  2. Bir Mokadem
  3. Cheria
  4. El Aouïnet
  5. El Kouif
  6. El Ma Labiodh
  7. El Ogla
  8. Morsott
  9. Negrine
  10. Ouenza
  11. Oum Ali
  12. Tébessa

References[change | edit 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.