Madinat al-Awda

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Madinat al-Awda
Arabic transcription(s)
 • Arabicمَدينَة العودة
 • LatinMedinat el-Auda (official)
Madinat al-Awda is located in the Palestinian territories
Madinat al-Awda
Madinat al-Awda
Location of Madinat al-Awda within Palestine
Coordinates: 31°31′50″N 34°26′49″E / 31.53056°N 34.44694°E / 31.53056; 34.44694Coordinates: 31°31′50″N 34°26′49″E / 31.53056°N 34.44694°E / 31.53056; 34.44694
StateState of Palestine
GovernorateGaza
Government
 • TypeLocal Development Committee
Population
 (2006)
 • Total590

Madinat al-Awda (Arabic: مَدينَة العودة‎) is a Palestinian village in the Gaza Governorate located in the northwestern suburbs of Gaza City along the Mediterranean coast and between al-Shati Camp and al-Atatra. Its population in the 1997 Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) census was 420,[1] rising to 590 in 2006.[2] It is administered by a local development committee under the Palestinian National Authority.[1]

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