Tafraoui

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Tafraoui
بلدية طفراوي
Municipality
Commune of Tafraoui
Location of Tafraoui within Oran Province
Location of Tafraoui within Oran Province
Tafraoui is located in Algeria
Tafraoui
Tafraoui
Location of Tafraoui within Algeria
Coordinates: 35°29′N 0°31′W / 35.483°N 0.517°W / 35.483; -0.517Coordinates: 35°29′N 0°31′W / 35.483°N 0.517°W / 35.483; -0.517
Country  Algeria
Province Oran
District Oued Tlélat
Government
 • PMA Seats 7
Area
 • Total 182 km2 (70 sq mi)
Elevation 173 m (568 ft)
Population (2006)
 • Total 11,600
 • Density 64/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Postal code 31160
ONS code 3112

Tafraoui is a municipality in Oran Province, Algeria close to the city of Oran. There is an airport with the same name. Capturing Tafaraoui Airport was a part of Operation Torch in the World War II.