Tipasa Province

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Tipaza Province
ولاية تيبازة
Map of Algeria highlighting Tipaza
Map of Algeria highlighting Tipaza
Coordinates: 36°35′N 2°26′E / 36.583°N 2.433°E / 36.583; 2.433Coordinates: 36°35′N 2°26′E / 36.583°N 2.433°E / 36.583; 2.433
CountryAlgeria
CapitalTipaza
Area
 • Total2,166 km2 (836 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)[1]
 • Total617,661
 • Density290/km2 (740/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
Area Code+213 (0) 24
ISO 3166 codeDZ-42
Districts10
Municipalities28

Tipaza or Tipasa is a province on the coast of Algeria. The capital is Tipasa. It is 50 km west of the capital of Algeria.

Divisions[change | change source]

The province has 10 districts and 28 communes or municipalities.

Districts[change | change source]

  1. Ahmer El Aïn
  2. Bou Ismaïl
  3. Cherchell
  4. Damous
  5. Fouka
  6. Gouraya
  7. Hadjout
  8. Koléa
  9. Sidi Amar
  10. Tipaza

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.