Khirbat al-Simia

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Khirbat al-Simia
Other transcription(s)
 • Arabic خربة السيميا
 • Also spelled As-Simiya (official)
Khirbat al-Simia is located in the Palestinian territories
Khirbat al-Simia
Khirbat al-Simia
Location of Khirbat al-Simia within the Palestinian territories
Coordinates: 31°25′18.06″N 35°02′01.30″E / 31.4216833°N 35.0336944°E / 31.4216833; 35.0336944Coordinates: 31°25′18.06″N 35°02′01.30″E / 31.4216833°N 35.0336944°E / 31.4216833; 35.0336944
Governorate Hebron
 • Type Village council
Population (2006)
 • Jurisdiction 1,705

Khirbat al-Simia (Arabic: خربة السيميا‎‎) is a Palestinian village located four kilometers north-west of As-Samu .The village is in the Hebron Governorate Southern West Bank. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, the village had a population of 1,705 in mid-year 2006.[1]

Since the Six-Day War in 1967, the village has been under Israeli occupation. The population in the 1967 census conducted by the Israeli authorities was 267.[2]



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