Tadmur District

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Palmyra District (Arabic: منطقة تدمر‎ / ALA-LC: Minṭaqat Tadmur) is a district (mantiqah) of the Homs Governorate in Syria. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 76,942.[1] The centre of the district is the city of Tadmur.

Divisions[edit]

The district of Palmyra is divided into two sub-districts or Nāḥiyas (population according to 2004 official census):

  • Tadmur nahiyah (ناحية تدمر): population 55,062.[2]
  • Al-Sukhnah nahiyah (ناحية السخنة): population 21,880.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2004 official census
  2. ^ "Palmyra nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-01. 
  3. ^ "Talbiseh nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-01. 

Coordinates: 34°33′N 38°16′E / 34.550°N 38.267°E / 34.550; 38.267