El Bayadh

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El Bayadh
البيض
city
city of El Bayadh
Location of El Bayadh, Algeria within El Bayadh Province
Location of El Bayadh, Algeria within El Bayadh Province
El Bayadh is located in Algeria
El Bayadh
El Bayadh
Location of El Bayadh within Algeria
Coordinates: 33°40′49″N 1°01′13″E / 33.68028°N 1.02028°E / 33.68028; 1.02028Coordinates: 33°40′49″N 1°01′13″E / 33.68028°N 1.02028°E / 33.68028; 1.02028
Country  Algeria
Province El Bayadh
District El Bayadh District
Government
 • PMA Seats 11
Area
 • Total 497 km2 (192 sq mi)
Elevation[1] 1,347 m (4,419 ft)
Population (1998)
 • Total 64,632
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Postal code 32000
ONS code 3201

El Bayadh (Arabic: البيض‎) is a municipality of Algeria. It is the capital of El Bayadh Province. This town was known as Géryville during the French colonization of Algeria. The Ksour Range is a mountainous area extending between Figuig and El Bayadh.[2]

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