Balad District, Iraq

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Balad District
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Coordinates: 33°50′N 44°02′E / 33.833°N 44.033°E / 33.833; 44.033Coordinates: 33°50′N 44°02′E / 33.833°N 44.033°E / 33.833; 44.033
Country Iraq
GovernorateSalah ad Din
SeatBalad
Area
 • Total2,469 km2 (953 sq mi)
Population
 (2003)
 • Total167,590
 • Density68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+3 (AST)

Balad District (Arabic: قضاء بلد‎) is a district of the Saladin Governorate, Iraq. It covers an area of 2,469 km2 (953 sq mi), and had a population of 167,590 in 2003. The district capital is the city of Balad.

Balad District[edit]

Balad District consists of several towns:

  • Balad
  • Al Dhuluiya
  • Al Ishaqi
  • Yethrib
  • Aziz Balad
  • Al Rowashid
  • Tel Al Thahab
  • Al Owaisat