Moulay Rachid (district)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Moulay Rachid
مولاي رشيد
District of Casablanca
Moulay Rachid is located in Greater Casablanca
Moulay Rachid
Moulay Rachid
Location in Greater Casablanca
Coordinates: 33°34′13″N 7°32′31″W / 33.57028°N 7.54194°W / 33.57028; -7.54194Coordinates: 33°34′13″N 7°32′31″W / 33.57028°N 7.54194°W / 33.57028; -7.54194
Country  Morocco
Region Casablanca-Settat
 • Total 13.38 km2 (5.17 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 384,044
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) WEST (UTC+1)

Moulay Rachid (مولاي رشيد) is a district and southeastern suburb of Casablanca, in the Casablanca-Settat region of Morocco. The district, named after Prince Moulay Rachid of Morocco, covers an area of 13.38 square kilometres (5.7 square miles) and as of 2004 had 384,044 inhabitants.[1] It lies to the east of Sbata.


The district is divided into two arrondissements:


  1. ^ "La Préfecture de Casablanca" (in French). Archived from the original on 26 March 2010. Retrieved 22 April 2012.