Ben Aknoun

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Ben Aknoun
بن عكنون
Country Algeria
Province Algiers
 • Land 3.67 km2 (1.42 sq mi)
Population (2008[1])
 • Total 18,838
Time zone West Africa Time (UTC+1)
Ministry of Finance building, the Immueble Ahmed Francis

Ben Aknoun (Arabic: بن عكنون‎) is a commune of Algiers Province and a suburb of the city of Algiers in northern Algeria. As of the 2008 census, the commune's population was 18,838.[1]

The Ministry of Finance has its head office in the Immeuble Ahmed Francis (Ahmed Francis Building) in Ben Aknoun.[2]


The Lycée International Alexandre Dumas, a French international school, is in Ben Aknoun.[3]


  1. ^ a b "El Djazaïr (Province)". Retrieved 21 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "Contactez-Nous." Ministry of Finance. Retrieved on 16 October 2012. "Immeuble Ahmed FRANCIS 16306 BEN AKNOUN - ALGER"
  3. ^ "Mentions légales." Lycée International Alexandre Dumas. Retrieved on 17 January 2015. "Siège social : Chemin Arezki Mouri - Ben-Aknoun - Algérie"

Coordinates: 36°45′N 3°00′E / 36.750°N 3.000°E / 36.750; 3.000