|• Mayor||Jamal Hattar|
|• Metro||7 sq mi (17 km2)|
|• Religions||60% Greek Orthodox, 30% Catholics, 10% other (mainly muslims)|
|Time zone||GMT +2|
|• Summer (DST)||+3|
The population of Fuheis was approximately 18916 in 2015, with a male-to-female ratio of 52:48.
Jordanian citizens make up 87% of the population. According to the national census of 2004, the population was 14,641. The census of that year shows that there were 3,309 households in the city with an average of 4.5 persons per household, lower than the national average of 5.3 persons per household.
The population of Fuheis increases to about 20,000 in the summer, as many of city residents who have emigrated to the United States and Europe return for their summer vacations.
List of Mayors of Fuhais
They have celebrated their silver jubilee in 2016, where they have welcomed bands and artists from Jordan, Syria, Palestine and Lebanon to perform in concerts and poetry evenings .
Several artists and singers from across the region were invited to perform in the town, like: Wadih El Safi, Melhem Barakat, Sabah Fakhri, Fares Karam, Moeen Charif, Omar Al-Abdallat, George Kurdahi and many more, and the variety of night events and activities attracts around 10000 to 20000 visitors yearly.
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