Al-Qusayr District

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Al-Qusayr District (Arabic: منطقة القصير‎) is a district (mantiqah) administratively belonging to Homs Governorate, Syria. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 107,470.[1] Its administrative centre is the city of Al-Qusayr.

Sub-districts[edit]

The district of Al-Qusayr is divided into two sub-districts or Nāḥiyas (population according to 2004 official census):[2]

  • Al-Qusayr Nahiyah (ناحية القصير): population 70,965.
  • Al-Hoz Nahiyah (ناحية الحوز): population 36,505. - formed in 2010

Localities of the sub-district[edit]

According to the Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), the following villages along with the towns of al-Qusayr and Al-Hoz, make up the district of al-Qusayr:

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2004 official census
  2. ^ "Al-Qusayr nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-01.