Mohammadia

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See Mohammedia for the port city on the west coast of Morocco between Casablanca and Rabat.
Mohammadia
المحمدية
Commune and town
Cité populaire El Kouadria, El Mohammadia, W Mascara, Algérie.jpg
Official seal of Mohammadia
Seal
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Mohammadia is located in Algeria
Mohammadia
Mohammadia
Coordinates: 35°35′N 0°4′E / 35.583°N 0.067°E / 35.583; 0.067
Country  Algeria
Province Mascara Province
District Mohammadia District
Population (2008)
 • Total 84,700
Time zone CET (UTC+1)

Mohammadia is a town and commune in Mascara Province, Algeria. According to the 1998 census it has a population of 71,366.[1]

Under the name Perregaux, the city was founded by French colonists on the ruins of the Roman city of Castra Nova.

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Coordinates: 35°35′N 0°04′E / 35.583°N 0.067°E / 35.583; 0.067