Manbij District

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Manbij District
منطقة منبج
District
Manbij District in Syria
Location of Manbij District within Aleppo Governorate
Coordinates (Manbij): 36°32′N 37°57′E / 36.53°N 37.95°E / 36.53; 37.95Coordinates: 36°32′N 37°57′E / 36.53°N 37.95°E / 36.53; 37.95
Country  Syria
Governorate Aleppo
Seat Manbij
Subdistricts 5 nawāḥī
Area
 • Total 5,183.99 km2 (2,001.55 sq mi)
Population (2004)[1] 408,143
Geocode SY0205

Manbij District (Arabic: منطقة منبج‎, translit. manṭiqat Manbiǧ) is a district of Aleppo Governorate in northern Syria. Administrative centre is the city of Manbij. At the 2004 census, the district had a population of 408,143.[1]

Sub-districts[edit]

The district of Manbij is divided into five sub-districts or nawāḥī (population as of 2004[1]):

Subdistricts of Manbij District
Code Name Area Population Seat
SY020500 Manbij Nahiya 1,219.88 km² 204,766 Manbij
Abu Kahf Nahiya Abu Kahf
SY020501 Abu Qilqil Nahiya 394.38 km² 47,109 Abu Qilqil
SY020502 al-Khafsah Nahiya 3,063.46 km² 92,368 al-Khafsah
SY020503 Maskanah Nahiya 506.27 km² 64,829 Maskanah

Abu Kahf Nahiya was separated from Manbij Nahiya in 2009.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "General Census of Population and Housing 2004" (PDF) (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 15 October 2015.  Also available in English: "2004 Census Data". UN OCHA. Retrieved 15 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "احداث منطقتي دير حافر والاتارب تعزيزاً لمسيرة التنمية". Al-Jamahir (in Arabic). Aleppo. 25 February 2009. Retrieved 25 January 2016.