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Skikda
downtown Skikda
Location of Skikda in the Skikda Province
Location of Skikda in the Skikda Province
Country  Algeria
Province Skikda
District Skikda District
Founded 1838
Area
 • Total 52 km2 (20 sq mi)
Elevation
18 m (59 ft)
Population
 (2008 census)
 • Total 182,903
 • Density 3,520/km2 (9,110/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
Postal code
21000
Climate Csa

Skikda ⵙⴽⵉⴽⴷⴰ (Arabic: سكيكدة), formerly Philippeville, is a city in northeastern Algeria and a port on the Mediterranean. It is the capital of Skikda Province and Skikda District.

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