Midoun

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Midoun
Commune and town
Midoun is located in Tunisia
Midoun
Midoun
Location in Tunisia
Coordinates: 33°49′N 11°00′E / 33.82°N 11.00°E / 33.82; 11.00
Country Tunisia
GovernorateMédenine Governorate
Population
 (2014)
 • Total63,528
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)

Midoun (Arabic: ميدون, Mīdūn) is a town and commune located on the north east of Djerba in Medenine Governorate, Tunisia. As of 2014 it had a population of 63,528.[1]

Midoun has 7 Imadas (districts): Midoun, Mahboubine, El-May, Arkou, Sedouikch, Robbana and Ben-Maaguel.

The commune has an electrification rate of 99% and a drinking water connection rate of 84%. The commune also has 90 hotels ranging from motels to luxurious 5-star hotels with a total capacity of 50,000 beds, making it the biggest tourist destination in Tunisia.

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Coordinates: 33°48′N 11°00′E / 33.800°N 11.000°E / 33.800; 11.000