Hajjah

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Hajjah
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Hajjah is located in Yemen
Hajjah
Hajjah
Location in Yemen
Coordinates: 15°41′42″N 43°35′51″E / 15.69500°N 43.59750°E / 15.69500; 43.59750
Country  Yemen
Governorate Hajjah
Population
 • Total 53,887
Time zone Yemen Standard Time (UTC+3)

Hajjah (Arabic: حجة‎) is the capital city of Hajjah Governorate in northwestern Yemen. It is located 127 kilometres northwest of Sana'a, at an elevation of about 1800 metres.[1] As of 2003, the Hajjah City District had a population of 53,887 inhabitants.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hajjah Governorate". Yemen National Information Centre. Retrieved October 21, 2010. [dead link]
  2. ^ "Districts of Yemen". Statoids. Retrieved October 21, 2010. 
Hajjah fortress