Burqa, Nablus

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Burqa
Other transcription(s)
 • Arabic بُرقه
 • Also spelled Burqa (official)
Burqa in 2010
Burqa in 2010
Burqa is located in the Palestinian territories
Burqa
Burqa
Location of Burqa within Palestine
Coordinates: 32°18′07.96″N 35°11′35.20″E / 32.3022111°N 35.1931111°E / 32.3022111; 35.1931111Coordinates: 32°18′07.96″N 35°11′35.20″E / 32.3022111°N 35.1931111°E / 32.3022111; 35.1931111
Governorate Nablus
Government
 • Type Municipality
 • Head of Municipality Mohammed Issam Abu Issa
Population (2006)
 • Jurisdiction 4,030

Burqa (Arabic: بُرقه‎) is a Palestinian town in the Nablus Governorate in northern West Bank, located 18 kilometers northwest of Nablus. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS), the town had a population of 4,030 inhabitants in mid-year 2006.[1]

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