H'raoua

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H'raoua
بلدية الهراوة
Municipality
Commune of H'raoua
Location of H'raoua within Algiers Province
Location of H'raoua within Algiers Province
H'raoua is located in Algeria
H'raoua
H'raoua
Location of H'raoua within Algeria
Coordinates: 36°46′N 3°19′E / 36.767°N 3.317°E / 36.767; 3.317Coordinates: 36°46′N 3°19′E / 36.767°N 3.317°E / 36.767; 3.317
Country  Algeria
Province Algiers
District Rouïba
Government
 • PMA Seats 11
 • PMA president Mr. Allal Bessaâd (2002-2007)
Area
 • Total 13 km2 (5 sq mi)
Population (1998)
 • Total 18,167
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Postal code 16900
ONS code 1641

H'raoua is a municipality in Algiers province, Algeria. It is located in Rouïba district, and is an outer suburb of Algiers. It has a small coastline on the Mediterranean Sea. The town proper (chef-lieu agglomeration) of H'raoua is located 2 kilometers (1.2 mi) from the beaches of Terfaya and Kadous. It was created out of parts of Aïn Taya in 1984. Currently, it is the site of the construction of 1853 homes.