El Biar

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El Biar
Official seal of El Biar
El Biar is located in Algeria
El Biar
El Biar
Coordinates: 36°46′09″N 3°01′47″E / 36.769069°N 3.029684°E / 36.769069; 3.029684Coordinates: 36°46′09″N 3°01′47″E / 36.769069°N 3.029684°E / 36.769069; 3.029684
Country  Algeria
Province Algiers
Population (1998)
 • Total 52,582
Website elbiar-dz.org
Ministry of Energy and Mining in El Biar by night

El Biar (from the Arabic "الأبيار" meaning "The Wells") is a suburb of Algiers, Algeria. It is located in the administrative constituency of Bouzaréah in the Algiers Province. As of the 1998 census, it has a population of 52,582 inhabitants. The suburb's postal code is 16030 and its municipal code is 1610.

Notable residents[edit]

Government and infrastructure[edit]

The Transport Ministry has its head office in El Biar.[1]


  1. ^ "Contact." Transport Ministry. Retrieved on 3 February 2012. "01, Chemin Ibn Badis El-Mouiz Ex Poirsson, El Biar 16300 Alger"

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