Sharqia Governorate

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Sharqia Governorate
Flag of Sharqia Governorate
Flag
Official logo of Sharqia Governorate
Sharqia Governorate on the map of Egypt
Sharqia Governorate on the map of Egypt
Coordinates: 30°42′N 31°38′E / 30.7°N 31.63°E / 30.7; 31.63Coordinates: 30°42′N 31°38′E / 30.7°N 31.63°E / 30.7; 31.63
Country Egypt
SeatZagazig (capital)
Area
 • Total4,180 km2 (1,610 sq mi)
Population
 (December 2018)
 • Total8,017,894[1]
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
Websitewww.sharkia.gov.eg

Sharqia Governorate is a governorate in Egypt. The capital city is Zagazig.

Cities[change | change source]

The following cities are in Sharqia Governorate:

Notable people[change | change source]

Some notable people who were born, or lived, in Sharqia are:

References[change | change source]

  1. "Population Estimates By Governorate ( Urban /Rural ) 10/12/2018". www.capmas.gov.eg. Archived from the original on 2018-11-02. Retrieved 10 October 2018.