Al-Qusayr District

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

Divisions[edit]

The district of Al-Qusayr consists of two sub-districts or Nāḥiya (population according to 2004 official census):[2]

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

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.