Zaghouan Governorate

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Zaghouan
ولاية زغوان
Governorate
Map of Tunisia with Zaghouan highlighted
Map of Tunisia with Zaghouan highlighted
Coordinates: 36°24′N 10°09′E / 36.400°N 10.150°E / 36.400; 10.150Coordinates: 36°24′N 10°09′E / 36.400°N 10.150°E / 36.400; 10.150
Country Tunisia
Created November 1, 1976
Capital Zaghouan
Area
 • Total 2,768 km2 (1,069 sq mi)
Area rank Ranked 18th of 24
Population (2007)
 • Total 168,100
 • Rank Ranked 21st of 24
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Postal prefix xx
ISO 3166 code TN-22

Zaghouan Governorate (Arabic: ولاية زغوانWilāyat Zaghwān pronounced [zɑʁˈwæːn]) is one of the twenty-four governorates (provinces) of Tunisia. It is situated in north-eastern Tunisia. It covers an area of 2,768 km² and has a population of 161,000 (2004 census). The capital is Zaghouan.

The following cities and towns are located in the Zaghouan Governorate: