|Governorate||Rif Dimashq Governorate|
|District||Markaz Rif Dimashq|
|Population (2004 census)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
Zamalka (Arabic: زملكا) is a town in southern Syria, administratively part of the Rif Dimashq Governorate, located just east of Damascus's neighborhood of Jobar. Nearby localities include al-Qabun, Ayn Turma, Arbin, Saqba and Kafr Batna. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics, Zamalka had a population of 44,661 in the 2004 census.
Zamalka was visited by Syrian geographer Yaqut al-Hamawi in the early 13th-century, during Ayyubid rule. He noted that it was "a village of the Ghautah of Damascus. The Syrians often pronounce the name Zamluka."
- le Strange, Guy (1890). Palestine Under the Moslems: A Description of Syria and the Holy Land from A.D. 650 to 1500. Committee of the Palestine Exploration Fund.