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Algiers Province

ولاية الجزائر
Map of Algeria highlighting Algiers
Map of Algeria highlighting Algiers
Country  Algeria
Capital Algiers
 • Total 273 km2 (105 sq mi)
 • Total 2,947,461
 • Density 10,797/km2 (27,960/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01 (CET)
Area Code +213 (0) 21
ISO 3166 code DZ-16
Districts 13
Municipalities 57

Algiers is a province in Algeria. It is named after the capital, Algiers, which is also the national capital. There are about 3 million people.


Algiers province has 13 districts and 57 communes or municipalities.


The districts, listed according to official numbering (from west to east), are:

1. Zéralda
2. Chéraga
3. Draria
4. Bir Mourad Raïs
5. Birtouta
6. Bouzaréah
7. Bab El Oued

8. Sidi M'Hamed
9. Hussein Dey
10. El Harrach
11. Baraki
12. Dar El Beïda
13. Rouïba

The 13 districts of Algiers province

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Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Provincia de Argel para niños

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