Ariana Governorate

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Ariana
أريانة
Governorate
Map of Tunisia with Ariana highlighted
Map of Tunisia with Ariana highlighted
Coordinates: 36°51′45″N 10°11′44″E / 36.86250°N 10.19556°E / 36.86250; 10.19556Coordinates: 36°51′45″N 10°11′44″E / 36.86250°N 10.19556°E / 36.86250; 10.19556
Country Tunisia
Created March 1, 1983
Capital Aryanah
Area
 • Total 482 km2 (186 sq mi)
Area rank Ranked 23rd of 24
Population (2007)
 • Total 459,200
 • Rank Ranked 9th of 24
 • Density 950/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Postal prefix xx
ISO 3166 code TN-12

Ariana Governorate (Arabic: ولاية أريانةWilāyat Aryānah pronounced [ærˈjæːnæ]) is one of the twenty-four governorates (provinces) of Tunisia. It is situated in northern Tunisia. It has a population of 422,000 (2004 census). The capital is Aryanah.

The following cities and towns are located in the Ariana Governorate: