Sarra, Nablus

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Sarra
Other transcription(s)
 • Arabic صره
Sarra is located in the Palestinian territories
Sarra
Sarra
Location of Sarra within the Palestinian territories
Coordinates: 32°12′36.35″N 35°11′27.39″E / 32.2100972°N 35.1909417°E / 32.2100972; 35.1909417Coordinates: 32°12′36.35″N 35°11′27.39″E / 32.2100972°N 35.1909417°E / 32.2100972; 35.1909417
Governorate Nablus
Government
 • Type Village Council
Population (2006)
 • Jurisdiction 2,892

Sarra (Arabic: صره‎) is a Palestinian town in the Nablus Governorate in northern West Bank, located 11 kilometers southwest of Nablus. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS), the town had a population of 2,892 inhabitants in mid-year 2006.[1]

History[edit]

In the 1931 census, taken by the British Mandate of Palestine authorities, Sarra had 106 occupied houses and a population of 382, all Muslim.[2]

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