Irbid

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Irbid
مدينة إربد
Arabella (Ancient Greek)
City
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Nickname(s): Bride of the North in Arabic: عروس الشمال
Irbid is located in Jordan
Irbid
Irbid
Coordinates: 32°33′0″N 35°51′0″E / 32.55000°N 35.85000°E / 32.55000; 35.85000Coordinates: 32°33′0″N 35°51′0″E / 32.55000°N 35.85000°E / 32.55000; 35.85000
Country Jordan
Province Irbid Governorate
Founded 5000 B.C.
Government
 • Type Municipality
 • Mayor Hussein Bani Hani
Area
 • City 30 km2 (10 sq mi)
 • Metro 410 km2 (158.30 sq mi)
Elevation[1] 620 m (2,034 ft)
Population (2015)[2]
 • City 502,714
 • Metro 1,770,158
Time zone GMT +2
 • Summer (DST) +3 (UTC)
Area code(s) +(962)2
Website http://www.irbid.gov.jo/

Irbid (Arabic: إربد‎) is the capital city of the Irbid Governorate.

Twin towns - Sister cities[change | change source]

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Other websites[change | change source]

  • Media related to Irbid at Wikimedia Commons
  • Irbid travel guide from Wikivoyage